Ciera Estelle Tishia Poole, the daughter of Ms. Deborah Poole and Mr. Joe Nathan Blocker, Sr. was born on April 6, 1994 in Orangeburg, SC.
Ciera grew up in Holly Hill, SC and attended Lake Marion High School and Technology Center. Ciera truly loved her family. She especially enjoyed taking care of the kids. She was such a wonderful singer, and was once a member of The Gospel Travelettes of Holly Hill, SC. She also performed at various churches throughout the state of South Carolina. Although she visited other churches, she was mostly fond of Greater Deliverance Tabernacle, because that's where she would fellowship with her mother.
Ciera was preceded in death by her maternal grandparents Mr. Shellie and Estelle Poole and her godmother Mrs. Johnny Mae Rivers.
Ciera leaves to mourn her passing, and cherish her memories, her mother Ms. Deborah Poole and father Joe Nathan Blocker Sr. both of Holly Hill, SC. Her paternal grandparents Mr. Henry Cobbs and Mrs. Frances Cobbs, of Holly Hill, SC. Four loving sisters: Kimberly Poole of Holly Hill, SC. Mrs. Danielle (Kelton) Higgins of Harleyville, SC. Shammora Weldon and Alissa Weldon both of Holly Hill, SC five brothers: Derrick Blocker of Columbia, SC, Nathan (Veronica) Blocker Jr. of Holly Hill, SC. Terrence (Jessica) Blocker of Burlington, NC. Travis Weldon Andrae Blocker, both of Holly Hill, SC. Five aunts: Mrs. Jeanette (Ron) Williams of Santee, SC, Rosalind Harriot of Columbia, SC, Cheryll Jamison of Vance, SC, Shirley Mae (Stanley) Bowman of Columba, SC and Mrs. Mae Frances (Eddie) Macon of Holly Hill, SC. Three uncles Jerry Bannister of Brooklyn, NYC, Reggie (Lizzie) Abraham of Columbia, SC and Robert Lee Jamison of St. George, SC,twenty-five nieces and nephews, four godchildren, a special friend Timothy Jefferson and a host of cousins, and other relatives, and friends that loved her dearly.
The family will be receiving mailed condolences at 748 Bunch Ford Road, Holly Hill, SC 29059.