Gene  Poulk


Services for Alvin Eugene Poulk, Jr. will be held on Saturday, September 7th, at 11:00 a.m. at Allen & Allen Funeral Home Chapel. Rev. Gary Holland will officiate the service. Gene passed away on September 3rd, 2019 in Atlanta, GA. Born on August 29th, 1949 in Thomasville, he was the son of the late Alvin Eugene Poulk Sr. and late Fannie Mae Zeigler Poulk. He worked at Southwestern State Hospital for a number of years. He was also self-employed as a musician, where he played with Blackwood Brothers, Joe Stampley, and many other professional bands. He had a passion for music, and he loved to rebuild boats. He is survived by his siblings, Sandy Kirkley of Marietta, GA, Gary Poulk of Simpsonville, SC, Richard Poulk (Beth) of Thomasville, GA; nieces, Talia King (Travis) of Marietta, GA, Stacy Wilson (Robert) of Thomasville, GA, Stephanie Simmons (Lance) of Thomasville, GA; nephews, Stephen Kirkley (Marsha) of Atlanta, GA, Samuel Poulk of Thomasville, GA. The family will greet friends from 10:00 11:00 a.m. before the service at Allen & Allen Funeral Home Chapel. Friends and family are invited to visit his online memorial tribute page at
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Published on September 5, 2019
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Mavis parks
Sep 09, 2019
My thoughts and prayers are with you and your Family
Ansley Fleetwood - Franklin, TN
Sep 05, 2019
My thoughts are with the Poulk family. Gene was a great friend for so many years. We played in so many bands together including the THS band with Richard & Gary. I will miss him but always remember the fun we had together.
Carey Lawler
Sep 05, 2019
Sorry to hear about Gene he and I were friends for s long time.