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Robert Harold Poindexter, Jr
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Birth: May 31, 1926
Cynthiana
Harrison County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Oct. 18, 2012
Cynthiana
Harrison County
Kentucky, USA

Robert Harold Poindexter Jr
86, of Cynthiana, KY., died Thursday, October 18, 2012, at Harrison Memorial Hospital. He was born in Cynthiana, KY., May 31, 1926, to the late Robert Harold Poindexter, Sr., and Sarah Frances VanDeren Poindexter. Mr. Poindexter graduated from Cynthiana High in 1944 and attended U of K and Georgia Tech. He was a retired lumber and retail building supplier and owner of Poindexter Lumber Company. He was a Navy Veteran of World War II having served in the Philippines aboard the U.S.S. ABSD1. He was an Eagle Scout. His memberships include the Cynthiana Presbyterian Church, American Legion, Cynthiana Harrison County Historical Society, Historical Society of Mackinaw, Michigan, Society of Mayflower Descendants. St. Andrews Masonic Lodge No. 18, Scotish Rite and Knights Templar. Mr. Poindexter received Harrison County's First Historical Preservation Award.
Survivors include his wife, Jane Poindexter, one son, Robert Harold "Bobby" Poindexter, III, Cynthiana, KY., one daughter, Kiren Alecia Poindexter, Lexington, KY., one sister, Betty Ann Poindexter Selin. Services will be conducted 1 P.M. Monday, October 22, 2012, at Drake-Whaley-McCarty Funeral Home, by Reverend Patrick Laney. Burial will be in the Battle Grove Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 2 P.M. to 5 P.M. Sunday. Memorials may be made to the Cynthiana Harrison County Museum or the Flora Shropshire Animal Shelter. Active Pallbearers will be nephews. Honorary Pallbearers are Kenton Ross, Dr. Billy Hawkins Gilley, Tommy Robb and Steven Green.

Cemetery Details
Battle Grove Cemetery
East Pike St.
Cynthiana, KY, 41031 
 
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 Parents:
  Robert Harold Poindexter (1888 - 1977)
  Sara Frances Van Deren Poindexter (1897 - 1985)
 
 Sibling:
  Betty Ann Poindexter Selin (1922 - 2013)*
  Robert Harold Poindexter (1926 - 2012)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Battle Grove Cemetery
Cynthiana
Harrison County
Kentucky, USA
Plot: Section K, Lot P
 
Created by: cherokee
Record added: Oct 20, 2012
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Robert Harold Poindexter, Jr
Added by: Cathy Case Muntz
 
Robert Harold Poindexter, Jr
Added by: Cathy Case Muntz
 
Robert Harold Poindexter, Jr
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He was a Navy Veteran of World War II having served in the Philippines aboard the U.S.S. ABSD1.
- cherokee
 Added: Oct. 20, 2012
 
 
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