Robert Franklin Poe, Sr., 86 of Selma passed away February 6, 2014, at Drew Memorial Hospital in Monticello.

Mr. Poe was a retired pipefitter for Local 619, Vicksburg, Miss., a Mason and a member of the Calvary Baptist Church. He was a rancher and enjoyed working with his cows.

He was born October 21, 1927, in Drew County and was the son of the late Robert Franklin Poe and Altha Linnie Squires Poe.

He was also preceded in death by two sisters.

Survivors include his wife, Fern Kirkindoll Poe of Selma Collins Road; three sons, Robert Poe of Gould, Michael Poe and Toby Poe both of Selma Collins Road; one sister, Helen Kimmey of Townsend, Delaware; four grandsons, two granddaughters, and two great grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held February 8 at 10 a.m. at Stephenson Dearman Funeral Home in Monticello. Burial will be at Oakland Cemetery in Monticello.

Visitation is February 7 from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at the funeral home.