|Birth: ||Jan. 28, 1916|
|Death: ||Apr. 30, 2001|
CORINTH - Elbert B. 'Red' Poindexter, 85, machinist, died of cancer, Monday at his home in Corinth. Services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Magnolia Funeral Home with burial in Glendale Baptist Church.
He was a Marine Corps veteran and a member of Glendale Baptist Church.
Mr. Poindexter, the husband of Lila Dyson Poindexter for 63 years, also leaves two sons, Elbert 'Bert' Poindexter of Corinth and Jerry D. Poindexter of Collierville; seven sisters, Edna Mense of Glen, Barbara Savage of Linden, Texas, Inez Bollinger of Glen, Ruby Strickland of Corinth, Lois Miller of Wichita, Kan., Naomi Davis of Sachse, Texas, and Louise Spilger of Viera, Fla., four grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
Commercial Appeal, The (Memphis, TN) - May 1, 2001
POINDEXTER ELBERT B. "RED"
W.W. II VETERAN: U.S. MARIN/PFC-1014408
MARRIED:8-28-1937 FOR 63 YRS.
SONS- ELBERT AND JERRY D. POINDEXTER
FATHER-CARROLL POINDEXTER-HARDIN CO.,TN
MOTHER-CORA ELIZABETH BROWN-ALCORN CO.,MS
BROTHERS-DAVID E. AND WILLIAM A. POINDEXTER
SISTERS-EDNA MENSE, INEZ BOLLINGER, RUBY STRICKLAND,
LOIS MILLER, NAOMI DAVIS, BARBARA SAVAGE, LOUISE SPILGER AND AGNES MAE WOODRUFF
GLENDALE BAPTIST CHURCH CEM. GLEN,MS ALCORN CO.
Lila Dyson Poindexter (1921 - 2011)*
Glendale Baptist Church Cemetery
Created by: Marsha Holder
Record added: Aug 26, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 75494464
Salute To Our Veterans Who Sacrificed So Much For So Many. Rest Forever In The Loving Arms Of Our Heavenly Father.|
Added: Sep. 27, 2011