Russell M. Poe, 60, of Lebanon, passed away at St. Vincent Seton Specialty Hospital on Saturday, May 20, 2017. He was born in Lebanon on Oct. 24, 1956, a son of the now late Roy Calvin Poe and Anna Louise (Hicks) Grimes.
Russell was raised in Boone County, and was a 1975 graduate of Granville Wells High School.
He had worked as a manager of several area restaurants. He also volunteered at the Zionsville Food Pantry, located at the Presbyterian Church, for many years.
Russell enjoyed bowling and racing stock cars.
Survivors include a brother, Timothy (Chris) Grimes of Indianapolis; two sisters, Barbara (Levi) Engle and Jessica Britt, both of Lebanon; several nieces and nephews, Garrett Grimes, Morgan Grimes, Joshua (Ashley Nealy) Williams and Alishia (Chris) Cope; and several great-nieces and great nephews.
In addition to his parents, Russell was preceded in death by a stepfather, William Darrell Grimes; and a brother, Darrell Grimes.
Visitation will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. Wednesday, May 24, at Myers Mortuary, 1502 N. Lebanon St., Lebanon. Memorial services are planned for 6 p.m. Wednesday at the mortuary.
Boone County Crematory was entrusted with his cremation.
Memorials may be made to assist the family c/o Myers Mortuary.
Online condolences may be made at www.myersmortuary.com.
Published on May 22, 2017