Frances Josephine Poole, 92, of Orange died Feb. 7, 2009.
Funeral services will be at 2:00p.m., Monday, Feb. 9, at Claybar Funeral Home in Orange. The Rev. Barry Bradley will be officiating. Burial will follow at Evergreen Cemetery.

Jo was born on May 1, 1916 in Orange. She was the daughter of William L. and Sarah (Cunningham) Shepherd. Jo was a school teacher for Orange and Vidor ISD.

She is preceded in death by her son, Michael P. Poole; husband, Paul Poole; brother, Guilford Shepherd; and parents, William and Sarah Shepherd.

Those left to cherish her memory are her daughter, Barbara Lockridge of Los Angeles, Calif.; grandchildren, Shannon Price and Natasha Edelman; great-grandchild, Shelby Price; sister, Laura Crain; and a host of nieces and nephews.

The family would like to thank her caregivers at Golden Years for their love and kindness.