Jessie Marie Pogue
Jessie Marie Pogue, of Palestine and formerly of Gatesville, died Oct. 26, 2016, at a care facility in Palestine. Graveside services were held Friday, Oct. 28, 2016, at Temple Garden of Memories. Mrs. Pogue was born Jan. 3, 1928, to Lloyd Berry and Mary Etta Wimberly in Duffau. She married Lawrence James Pogue Sept. 20, 1945, in Stephenville. She was a member of DAV Auxiliary and attended the Heidenheimer Church of Christ and the Southside Church of Christ in Palestine. She was preceded in death by her parents; her step-father, Clifford Mackey; her husband, of 40 years; and a daughter, Laura Ludlum. Survivors include her daughter, Mary Lacretia Brown; seven grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations to a charity of choice. Arrangements are in the care of Harper-Talasek Funeral Home in Temple.