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Graveside Service

Buffalo Cemetery
Friday July 23rd, 2021

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Lucille Poole Buchanan

Lucille Poole Buchanan, 94, of Sanford passed away on July 19, 2021. Graveside services will be held Friday July 23, 2021, at 11am at Buffalo Cemetery.

Lucille was born in 1927 in Lee Co. to the late Ivey W. Poole and Noreen Fields Choplin. Lucille was preceded in death by her husband Thomas Burke Buchanan. She had such a giving spirit and loved life. Above all she loved the Lord and her family.

She is survived by her sisters Doris Spivey of Sanford and Marquetta Baker (Ralph) of Sanford; niece Lucille Rice (John) of Rougemont; nephew Elwin Buchanan (Sarah) of Seven Lakes; many nieces and nephews; special friend Lillian Barrett (Gene); and caregivers Debbie Riddle and Donald Clegg.

Friends may visit the funeral home on Thursday July 22, 2021 where Mrs. Buchanan will lie in state until 5pm.

Memorials can be made to Grace Chapel Church of Sanford, 2605 Jefferson Davis Highway Sanford, NC 27332 or to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.

Recording of Service


My sympathies to all the family and friends, but especially to Doris Spivey and Lucille Rice & sister Lesley who were very close to my family.

Francis Dayton Fields, Jr. Jul 27 2021 10:42 AM

Terry Spivey lit a candle for Lucille Poole Buchanan

Terry Spivey Jul 24 2021 9:43 AM

Lucille will be missed dearly. She was such a sweet and caring lady. I am so thankful for all she did for my family over the years. She truly loved like Jesus! Will see you again cousin Lucille. Continued prayers for the family!

Mary Lett Thomas Jul 23 2021 10:11 PM

Carol Hudson lit a candle for Lucille Poole Buchanan

Carol Hudson Jul 23 2021 11:13 AM

Woody and Teresa Stone lit a candle for Lucille Poole Buchanan

Woody and Teresa Stone Jul 22 2021 8:45 PM

Richard & Brenda Dickens lit a candle for Lucille Poole Buchanan

Richard & Brenda Dickens Jul 22 2021 6:43 PM

Stephanie M Sellers lit a candle for Lucille Poole Buchanan

Stephanie M Sellers Jul 22 2021 4:34 PM

Aunt Lucille was a kind a generous person, while her light has gone out, the many many people who's life she influenced will carry her light for years to come.

Go rest high on that mountain, you deserve it.

Tim Jul 22 2021 3:54 PM

Leslee Spivey lit a candle for Lucille Poole Buchanan

Leslee Spivey Jul 22 2021 2:34 PM

Joyce Key Thomas lit a candle for Lucille Poole Buchanan

Joyce Key Thomas Jul 22 2021 2:03 PM