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Arcola Fields Poynter, 87, Edmonton, KY (d. 19 Jul 2015)

She was a homemaker and of the Baptist faith. She was the daughter of the late Tom and Mary Olena Wilson Fields. She leaves 21 direct living descendants
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Arcola Fields Poynter, age 87, of Edmonton, KY, died Sunday, July 19, 2015, at Metcalfe Health Care in Edmonton, KY.

Funeral services will be held 2pmCT, Wednesday, July 22, 2015, at Butler Funeral Home, 201 East Street, Edmonton, KY, with burial in the Asbury-Center Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4pm-8pmCT, Tuesday, July 21, 2015, and after 9amCT, Wednesday at the funeral home.

She was a homemaker and of the Baptist faith. She was the daughter of the late Tom and Mary Olena Wilson Fields.

She is survived by the following:
  • Four sons: Roger and wife Carolyn Poynter of Edmonton, KY; Jerry and wife Rita Poynter of Edmonton, KY; Ronnie and wife Angie Poynter of Glasgow, KY; and Danny and wife Brenda of Edmonton, KY

  • Four grandchildren: Lisa, Krista, Amanda and Cole

  • Eight great grandchildren

  • Five great great grandchildren
Besides her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Vernon "Bud" Poynter; a son, Lanny Poynter; a brother, Dunham Fields; a sister, Roberta Clemmons; two grandchildren, Jeffrey and Valarie Poynter; and a daughter in law, Sharon Poynter.

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

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