POOLE, Barbara L. 69, of Mechanicville, VA went to be with he Lord, Tuesday, December 25, 2018. She was preceded in death by her parents, Dorris and Marie (Fehr) Stump; and a sister, Bessie Clay. Barbara is survived by her devoted husband of 45 years, James L. Poole; her son, Wesley James Poole (Laura), grandchildren, Abby, Isaac, Emma and Olivia; brothers, Dorris Stump Jr. (Marion), and Frank Stump (Marsha). Barbara retired from the Henrico County Managers office. She also served for a long time in the Henrico Christmas Mother program. The family will receive friends from 1 – 2 pm, Wednesday, January 2, 2019, at Monaghan Funeral Home, 7300 Creighton Pkwy., Mechanicsville, VA 23111, where a funeral service will be held, at 2 pm with interment to follow at Washington Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, donations in her honor can be made to the Alzheimer’s Association.