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Valarie Nicole Poynter, 30, Metcalfe Co., KY (1982-2012)

She was a member of a large, highly regarded and loving Metcalfe County, KY, family.
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Valarie Nicole Poynter age 30 of Edmonton, KY, went to be with her heavenly Father and all the joys of heaven Sunday, September 16, 2012.

Funeral services will be held 11amCT, Wednesday, September 19, 2012, at Butler Funeral Home, 201 East Street, Edmonton, KY, with burial in the Pink Ridge Cemetery, in Metcalfe County, with Rev. Timmy Glass officiating. The visitation for Valarie Nicole Poynter will be held 4pm-8pmCT, Tuesday, September 18, 2012, and after 9amCT, Wednesday at the funeral home.

Valarie Nicole Poynter, 30, Metcalfe Co., KY (1982-2012)

She was born on Saturday, February 13, 1982 in Glasgow, Kentucky, with a severe debilitation genetic disease, Melachromatic Leukodystrophy. She died Sunday, September 16, 2012 at the age of 30 years, 7 months, and 3 days.

She was preceded in death by her brother Jeffrey Poynter and a special uncle Leland Pelston.

She leaves to cherish her memory:
  • Her parents: Danny and Brenda Pelston Poynter

  • Grandmother: Arcola Poynter of Edmonton, KY

  • Two sisters: Lisa Caffee of Edmonton, KY; and Krista Tidwell of Louisville, KY

  • Her adoring aunt: Betty Carolyn Plahuta of Sheperdsville, KY

  • Five uncles: Bobby Pelston of Columbia, Kentucky; Lanny (Gertie) Poynter, Ronnie (Angie) Poynter, Jerry (Rita) Poynter and Roger (Carolyn) Poynter of Edmonton, KY

  • Four nieces: two nephews, a great niece and nephew

  • A host of relatives and friends
In lieu of flowers memorials can be made to the Valarie Poynter Memorial Fund at any South Central Bank location.

The family wishes to express their thanks and appreciation to; Dr. Elizabeth Ferluga and staff, Vanderbilt Hospital in Nashville, Home Health Services of Columbia, Kentucky, and Hospice of Bowling Green, Kentucky.

Butler Funeral Home, 201 East Street, Edmonton, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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Valarie Nicole Poynter, 30, Metcalfe Co., KY (1982-2012)

2012-09-17 - 201 East Street, Edmonton, KY - Photo from Butler Funeral Home.

Valarie Nicole Poynter, 30, Metcalfe Co., KY (1982-2012)

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