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Roger E. Poynter, 61, Metcalfe Co., KY (1955-2017)

He was road foreman for the Metcalfe County Road Department and was a member of the Pink Ridge Baptist Church. He was a member of a prominent Metcalfe County, KY family. He was the son of the late Vernon Bud Poynter & Arcola Fields Poynter. His wife, Carolyn Atwell Poynter, survives. He leaves two direct living descendants.
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Roger E. Poynter age 61 of Knob Lick, KY, passed away Sunday March 12, 2017 at his home.

Funeral services will be held 1pmCT, Wednesday, March 15, 2017, at Pink Ridge Baptist Church, 2910 Beechville Road Edmonton, KY with burial in the Pink Ridge Cemetery. Visitation will be from 3pmCT until 8pmCT Tuesday, March 14, 2017, at Butler Funeral Home, 201 East Street, Edmonton, KY, and after 10amCT, Wednesday at the church.

Roger E. Poynter, 61, Metcalfe Co., KY (1955-2017)

He was the son of the late Vernon Bud Poynter and Arcola Fields Poynter. He was born August 5, 1955. He died Sunday, March 15, 2017, in Knob Lick, Metcalfe County, KY, at the age of 61 years, seven months, and 10 days. He is survived by his wife, Carolyn Atwell Poynter, of Knob Lick, KY and the following:
  • One son: Cole Poynter and wife Amber of Knob Lick, KY

  • Three brothers: Danny (Brenda) Poynter of Edmonton, KY; Jerry (Rita) Poynter of Sulphur Well, KY; and Ronnie (Angie) Poynter of Glasgow, KY

  • One granddaughter: Brooklyn Poynter
Besides his parents he was preceded in death by a brother, Lanny Poynter.

Send condolences to the family of Roger E. Poynter

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

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Roger E. Poynter, 61, Metcalfe Co., KY (1955-2017)

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Roger E. Poynter, 61, Metcalfe Co., KY (1955-2017)

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