The family of Mr. Poss will be receiving friends at Sellars Funeral Home in Lebanon from 4-8 p.m. on Wednesday and from 11 a.m. until the service on Thursday. The chapel service, conducted by Bro. Danny Sellars and Bro. Bobby Allen, is 1 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 8. Interment will be in Wilson County Memorial immediately following the service.
Mr. Poss, 72, passed away on Aug. 6, 2013. He was an avid bass fisherman and enjoyed being out on the water.
Mr. Poss is survived by his wife of 48 years, Renate Poss; mother, Omega Irene Davis; sons, Robert Michael Poss (Angela), Ricky Poss; daughters, Michelle Lasater (Brad) and Rachel Ruiz; and daughter-in-law Rebecca Poss; grandchildren, Derek Cook, Cory Lasater, Steven Reynolds, Nikolas Reynolds, Tiphanie Poss, Levi Reynolds, Christopher Poss, Chelsie Poss, Lucy Lasater, Richard Poss and Nathan Poss and great-granddaughter, Lily Cook; sisters and brothers Treva Wade, Eva Ferebee, Patricia Perrien, Shala Walker, Larry and Gary Phillips.
He was preceded in death by his father, Herbert Gleaves Poss Sr.; son, Roger Marlon Poss; and brother, LeRoy Poss.
Pallbearers will be grandsons and nephews.