March 11, 1940 ~ June 26, 2021

Born in: Cumberland County, Kentucky
Resided in: Glasgow, Kentucky

Gene Harlan Poindexter, 81, of Glasgow, Kentucky passed away Saturday, June 26, 2021 surrounded by his loving family at his residence. He was born March 11, 1940 in Cumberland County, Kentucky to the late Jesse Poindexter and Sally Westmoreland Poindexter. Gene was a mechanic at Kinslow’s and of the Baptist faith. He loved his furry friends, Buster and Redman, his family, any pie or cake, and watching Westerns.

Survivors include, his four children, Tina Evans of Glasgow, Kentucky, Eugene Poindexter (Allison) of Glasgow, Kentucky, Kenneth Poindexter of Great Falls, Montana, Donna Rick (Scott) of Louisville, Kentucky; ten grandchildren, Mark Blackburn of Glasgow, Kentucky, Kent Blackburn of Louisville, Kentucky, Alexis “Nikki” Sherfey (Kyle), Casey Evans (fiancée Shelby Wood), Jesse Poindexter, Lauren Poindexter (fiancé Cristian Johnson), all of Glasgow, Kentucky, Clay Poindexter, Euna Sarah “Paige” Burgess, Trae Rick of Lousiville, Kentucky, Margaret Poindexter of Great Falls, Montana; three great-grandchildren, Draylan Sherfey, McKenzie Blackburn (fiancé Tanon Largent), Marcus Blackburn; and one great-great-grandchild, Kenley Largent.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his loving wife of 59 years, Margaret Mayes Poindexter.

The funeral service for Mr. Poindexter will be held 11:00 AM Saturday, July 3rd at A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in the Bristletown Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday from 4:00 PM until 8:00 PM and on Saturday morning until time for the service at the funeral home.

A. F. Crow & Son is both honored and privileged to be entrusted in the care of Mr. Poindexter. Please share your condolences with the family at

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  1. Niki sorry to hear of your. Grandpas. Passing he was sure a fine man he will be. Missed will keep you in. Prayer.

  2. You all are in our prayers. I didn’t get to talk to him much anymore but I still loved him. He was the best neighbor you could ever ask for!!

    Sidney & Iris Bailey

  3. Sending up prayers for u and your family my deepest sympathy you’re in my thoughts and prayers God bless u with strength sorry for your loss he was a great person to know full of life. GOD BLESS

  4. To all the Poindexter’s, I will always remember your Dad. He was a good friend to us for the 17 years we were neighbors. He always seemed gruff but if you knew him, you knew he was a good Christian man. My thoughts and prayers are with you all. God bless you.

  5. Sorry to hear of Gene’s passing. I lived next door to him over 13 years. A fine man and great neighbor.

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