Irene Poole Johnson

Hodges – Irene Poole Johnson, 86, widow of Homer Johnson, formerly of Morgan Road, died Tuesday, December 06, 2022 at Rainey Hospice House in Anderson.

Born in Abbeville County, she was a daughter of the late Eugene and Janie Mae Hicks Poole. She was of the Baptist Faith and was a retired Textile employee. She was the last member of her immediate family.

She is survived by numerous nieces, nephews, great-nieces, and great-nephews. She was pre-deceased by two brothers, William Eugene “Slim” Poole and  Billy Poole, three sisters, Sarah Brown, Verena Mattison, and Helen Prince, and thee half-sisters, Rosella Hall, Mattie Nelson, and Annie Bell Mitchell.

Graveside services will be held at 1 PM on Friday, December 9, 2022 at Greenwood Memorial Gardens.

The family is at their respective homes and will speak to friends at the cemetery after the service. Memorials may be made to Hospice of the Upstate, 1835 Rogers Road, Anderson, SC 29621. Online condolences may be made at

Service Details

  • Date: Friday, December 9, 2022
  • Time: 1 PM
  • Place: Graveside
  • Cemetery: Greenwood Memorial Gardens
  • Visitation: Family will speak to friends at the cemetery after the service
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