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Mary Caroline Poynter, 85, Metcalfe County, KY

Mary Caroline Poynter, 85, of Savoyard, Kentucky passed away peacefully, Wednesday, September 1, 2021 at Glenview Health Care in Glasgow. She was born May 10, 1936 in Metcalfe County to the late Lee and Lillie Mae Jessie England.

Caroline was a member of the Savoyard Baptist Church and was married to Hermon Poynter. For fifty years they lived and worked the farm at Savoyard until his death November 4, 2013.

She was also preceded in death by four sisters. Gladys M. Poynter, Bessie England, Pernie Fancher and Flossie Chaney. Three brothers. Charles, Frankie and Philip England.

Caroline is survived by several nieces and nephews. A special friend Shelby Martinez.

Funeral services for Caroline Poynter will be held 1pmCT Monday, September 6, 2021 with burial in the Buck Hill Cemetery at Savoyard. Visitation will be from 2 until 8pm Sunday and after 9am Monday at Butler funeral home on the square in Edmonton.

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Caroline Poynter, 85, Metcalfe County, KY (1936-2021)

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