Danny Dale Poynter, 64, of Tompkinsville, formerly of Barren County, passed away Monday, April 24, 2017, at his home.
He was born April 2, 1953, in Barren County, to the late Talbert Poynter and Maxine (Poynter) Poynter.
He was a retired machine operator for RR Donnelly, a farmer and a member of Coral Hill Baptist Church. He was united in marriage on Oct. 28, 2003, to the former Sherry Cloyd.
He is survived by his wife, Sherry Cloyd Poynter, of Tompkinsville, one son, Dewayne Poynter and wife, Brandy, of Glasgow, two brothers, Ernie Poynter and wife, Becky, and Gil Poynter and wife, Brenda, all of Glasgow, three sisters, Linda Ridgon, of Scottsville, Sheena Poynter, of Glasgow and Teresa Chism and husband, W.T., of Smiths Grove; two grandchildren, Olivia Jade and Raylee Gail Poynter; and extended family members, Tommy, Lori and Matt Mitchell.
Funeral services will be conducted Thursday, April 27 at 2 p.m. at Strode Funeral Home in Tompkinsville, with burial to follow in Monroe County Memorial Lawn. Visitation will be after 2 p.m. on Wednesday and after 7:30 a.m. on Thursday at the funeral home.
Memorials are suggested to the American Heart Association or Hosparus of Barren County.
Published on  April 25, 2017