Keith Leon Poore
Keith Leon Poore, 65, of Crossville, passed away Saturday, Feb. 15, 2020, at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville.
He was born July 14, 1954, in Crossville, son of the late Willie O. Poore and Inez (Lee) Poore.
Keith worked at Middle TN Natural Gas as an engineer tech and was of the Baptist faith. He will be missed by all of his family and friends.
He is survived by his wife, Frances Poore of Crossville; son, Billy Poore (Devonda) of Crossville; daughters, Lisa Mullinax (Kevin) of Crossville, Tasha Allred (Jimmy) of Crossville and Kristi VanVorhes; grandchildren, Erika Leffew (Kevin), Sharissa Dye (Josh), Courtney Winningham (Ryan Green), Chase Allred, Miranda Winningham, Katelyn VanVorhes, Thomas VanVorhes Jr. and Kenneth Mullinax; great-grandchildren, Dalton Leffew, Arden Leffew, Greyson Godsey, Shiloh Dye and Teagan Green; sister, Ruby Smith (friend David Hickman); and brother, Dean Poore.
In addition to his parents, Keith is preceded in death by his brothers, James Poore and Stanley Poore.
Funeral services will be held at Bilbrey Funeral Home on Friday, Feb. 21, at 10 a.m. with Bro. Josh Dye and Marcus Davis officiating. Interment in Linary Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Thursday, Feb. 20, from 4-9 p.m. at Bilbrey Funeral Home.
Pallbearers are Billy Poore, Jimmy Allred, Ryan Green, Kevin Mullinax, Kenneth Mullinax, Thomas VanVorhes Jr., Ethan Norris and Kevin Leffew.
Bilbrey Funeral Home, Inc. ( was in charge of the arrangements.
Published on February 18, 2020


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Bill and Cindi Penman
Feb 18, 2020
Keith was one of those people you meet in life that you can never forget. He was kind, and giving, knowledgeable, always willing to help.
He LOVED his family!!
We’re proud to have known him!
God must be so proud of him also with all the kindnesses he bestowed!
Our Condolences and Love to his family!!
Doug little
Feb 18, 2020
Rest in peace old friend. I will miss your smile and sense of humor...the community will not be the same.