Yesterday was spectacular… MSU vs. Bama game notwithstanding! It was picture perfect because my community celebrated the life of a man who had a hugely positive impact on the quality of the lives of all who knew him. It was practically an all day affair.
Bill Poe of Starkville, Mississippi died October 14 just five days after celebrating his eightieth birthday. As you can see he looked more like 15 on October 9 when we toasted his milestone birthday, Five days later he was gone and several of us suspected he knew his time on earth was drawing to a close. He suffered from complications of diabetes but still worked out regularly at the “Hellness” center as he liked to call his gym. Continue reading