Lafayette E. Poole
Published: December 14, 2012
Lafayette E. Poole, formerly of Heber Springs, left this world November 26, 2012. He was born July 22, 1932, to Earl and Faye (Nelson) Poole at Brownsville, Arkansas. He was a graduate of the University of Arkansas (1963) with a Bachelor of Science degree. He and his family lived in Billings, Montana, where he was a respected petroleum geologist. Poole served his country in the Air Force, Army, and National Guard for 32 years. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, camping, and raising and racing quarter horses. Poole is survived by his wife Kay Campbell, son Kevin, and daughters Robin and Tracy. A memorial service was held December 4, 2012. Interment with military honors followed at the National Veterans Cemetery, north of Laurel, Montana. A memorial service will be held in Heber Springs at a later date. www.olmstead.cc.