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Brenda K. (Pelston) Poynter, 66, Edmonton, KY (1953-2020)

Brenda K. (Pelston) Poynter, of Edmonton, Kentucky, died Saturday, February 22, 2020 at 2:28 A.M. at T. J. Samson Hospital Emergency Room in Glasgow.

The funeral service will be held at 1:30pmCT on Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY, with Bro. Mark Lawless officiating. Burial will follow in the Pink Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery in Metcalfe County.

Visitation is requetsed after 9amCT on Tuesday, February 25, 2020.

She was born November 17, 1953 in Adair County, Kentucky. She was preceded in death by her parents, Thurston & Ramey Curtsinger Pelston. Brenda was also preceded in death by her husband, Danny Poynter, a daughter, Valarie Poynter, and one step-son, Jeffrey Poynter. She was further preceded in death by two brothers, Bobby Pelston & Leland Pelston.

She was a member of Pink Ridge Baptist Church in Metcalfe County and was a homemaker.

Survivors include:
  • A sister and brother-in-law - Betty and Fred Plahuta of Shepherdsville, Ky.
  • Step-daughter - Lisa Caffee of Edmonton, Ky.
  • Five step-grandchildren
  • Nine step-great-grandchildren
  • Several other relatives & friends
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at

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Brenda K. (Pelston) Poynter, 66, Edmonton, KY (1953-2020)

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