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321 North Main Street
Piedmont, MO 63957
Phone: 573-223-4242
Fax: 573-223-2853
Don Polk

Don J. Polk

June 26, 1933 - June 12, 2019
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Don J. Polk, 85 of Piedmont, Missouri, passed away Wednesday, June 12, 2019, at Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center. Don was born on June 26, 1933, in Greenville, Missouri to the late Clyde and Jewell (White) Polk. He grew up in Greenville and graduated from Greenville High School, then served in the Army. He was united in marriage to the late Carolyn McGhee and to this union there were two Children born, Brian Polk and Gwen (Polk) Crites. Don was a carpenter and worked throughout Wayne County and Van Buren, Missouri. He is preceded in death by his parents and one brother: Larry Polk. Don is survived by his Son: Brian Polk and wife Ronda of Piedmont, Missouri; daughter: Gwen Crites of Phoenix, Arizona; grandchildren: Michael Crites, Andrew Crites and wife Sarah, Jessica Sentell and husband Eric, Jacob Polk and wife Mindi; one great Grandchild: Stryder Sentell. Visitation was Monday, June 17, 2019, at 10:00 am at Ruegg Funeral Home in Greenville Missouri. A memorial service followed at 11:00 am also at the Greenville Chapel. Burial was at the Missouri State Veterans Cemetery in Bloomfield, Missouri with full military honors. Online condolences can be made at
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  • Second Visitation

    10:00am - 11:00am
    Ruegg Funeral Home, Greenville
    117 Oak Street
    GREENVILLE, MO 63944
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  • Service

    Monday, June 17, 2019 |
    Monday, June 17, 2019
    Ruegg Funeral Home, Greenville
    117 Oak Street
    GREENVILLE, MO 63944
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    Pastor Tadd Kruithoff
  • Interment

    Monday, June 17, 2019 | 1:00pm
    Monday, June 17, 2019 1:00pm
    Missouri State Veterans Cemetery
    Address Not Available


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Resa Patterson

Posted at 09:14pm
My condolences to Don’s family. He was always nice to me and I have fond memories of him. Prayers to you all.

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