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Josie Mae Pogue

August 22, 1925 ~ December 29, 2023 (age 98) 98 Years Old

Josie Pogue Obituary

Josie Mae Pogue was born in Moultrie, GA, August 22, 1925, to Joseph and Roberta Smith. Her family moved to Columbus when she was very young. Educated in Columbus, she attended Starling Central High School and OSU. She was employed at DSCC here in Columbus, until moving to New York City where she met her husband of 61 years.

She raised her three children, Walter, Diana, and Margaret.  After moving back to Columbus, she was a member of Oakley Baptist Church for years before joining Faith Ministries.  Willing and enjoyed helping others. She also loved doing Super Saturday and traveling when able.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Henry; son, Walter; and daughter, Margaret.

Left to mourn her are her daughter, Diana; grandchildren, John, Joseph, and Tamika; great-grandson, Elijah; nieces, Pauline Barnes of Columbus, OH, Vera Hilton of Charleston, SC, and Gloria (Tyrone) Harper of Columbia, SC; and her church family and friends.

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January 11, 2024

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Faith Ministries Church
2747 Agler Road
Columbus, OH 43211

Celebration of Life
January 11, 2024

11:00 AM
Faith Ministries Church
2747 Agler Road
Columbus, OH 43211

Video is available for this event

Interment following funeral service
January 11, 2024

Eastlawn Cemetery
1340 Woodland Avenue
Columbus, OH 43219


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