May 10, 1936 ~ September 1, 2021

Born in: Savoyard, KY
Resided in: Savoyard, 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. 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 was a member of the Savoyard Baptist Church and was married to the late Hermon Poynter. For fifty years they lived and worked the farm at Savoyard until his death November 4, 2013.
Caroline is survived by several nieces and nephews. A special friend Shelby Martinez.
Funeral services for Caroline Poynter will be held 1:00 PM, Monday, September 6th with burial in the Buck Hill Cemetery at Savoyard. Visitation will be from 2:00 PM until 8:00 PM Sunday and after 9:00 AM Monday at the funeral home.
Butler Funeral Home is both honored and privileged to be entrusted to the care of Mrs. Poynter. Please share your messages of condolence with the family at

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  1. Arnold & Susan Cross. We’re so sorry for your loss; May the God of tender comfort Caroline’s family in this difficult time.

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