EDMONTON – Jerry Glen Poynter, age 67, died Thursday, September 12, 2019, at the T.J. Samson Community Hospital in Glasgow. He was the son of the late Vernon “Bud” and Arcola Fields Poynter. Jerry was retired from Southern States in Park City and a member of the Pink Ridge Baptist Church.
He is survived by his wife, Rita Poynter of Edmonton; one brother, Ronnie (Angie) Poynter of Glasgow; two sisters-in-laws, Carolyn Poynter and Brenda Poynter both of Edmonton; and brother-in-law, Merrill (Sue) Atwell of Sulphur Well; a nephew, Cole (Amber) Poynter, and great niece Brooklyn Poynter of Edmonton.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers: Roger, Lanny, and Danny Poynter.
Funeral services will be 2:00 p.m. Sunday, September 15, 2019, at the Pink Ridge Baptist Church with burial in the church cemetery. Visitation will be Saturday from 4:00 – 8:00 p.m. at the Butler Funeral Home in Edmonton and Sunday from 9:00 a.m. until time of service at the church.