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Mr. Sylvester Poindexter
Friday, February 17, 2017
Smith Funeral Home Chapel
11:00 am

Visitation: 9 until service time at the chapel

Burial: St. Paul United Methodist Church Cemetery

September 8, 1932~February 10, 2017

Sylvester Poindexter was born September 8, 1932. He departed his life surrounded by family in the comfort of his home on February 10, 2017. He worked in the sawmill plant for many years. His greatest passion was working outside, gardening, hunting anything to do with outside…

He leaves to cherish his memories, his (3) Children; Carolyn McCoy (Harold), Rose Tyree (Eric), Terry Poindexter); 3 sisters Bessie Miller, Catherina Blount, Martha Rogers (2) grandchildren; LaTwanda McCoy Wheat, Jonita McCoy, Javel Valley, great-grandchildren Dareal Sopsher, Dadreal Sopsher, Mya Wheat, Travis Wheat, Jalaya McCoy, Jaleigha McCoy, Gershun Taylor, Jazzmane McCoy, a close friend Beatrice Bullock and a host of nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his mother Katherine Harris Poindexter; father Carson Poindexter Jr, grandchild Kiewanna McCoy.

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  • Thursday, February 16, 2017
    Our staff will continue to keep your family in our prayers. We thank you for allowing us to serve your family.
    ~ Smith Funeral Home of Mississippi
  • Friday, February 17, 2017
    In memory of Mr. Sylvester, I extend to his family and friends my condolence. May your many memories bring you the comfort of our great God of comfort and hearer of prayers. 2 Corinthians 1:3,4; Psalm 65:2
    ~ L. Faust