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3701 East 7th Street
Joplin, MO 64801
Phone: (417) 781-1711
Fax: (417)-781-3916
Cheryl Poindexter

Cheryl Poindexter (Sterling)

Tuesday, June 17th, 1947 - Saturday, September 28th, 2019
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Cheryl J. Poindexter, age 72, formerly of Carthage, passed away on Saturday September 28, 2019, at her home , following a long illness.

Cheryl was born on June 17, 1947 in Webb City, MO., the daughter of the late, Reverend Harry Dell and Maxine Hegwer Sterling. She worked at Elders Manufacturing in Webb City and then over twenty years for Motorola as a Supervisor, and then for Gilster-Mary Lee retiring when she became ill in 2009.

She married Jessie Poindexter on September 18, 1964 in Carterville, Mo., he survives. Additional survivor’s include two sons, Dell Poindexter and his wife Jill of Oronogo, Mo., and David Poindexter of Webb City, Mo. Three grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

Memorial visitation will be at 5 p.m. until 6 p.m. Thursday October 3, 2019 with her Memorial service following at 6 p.m. at the Mason-Woodard Chapel. David Shumaker and Kelly Tate will officiate.

The family has requested memorial contributions be made to the American Cancer Society.
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  • Visitation

    Thursday, October 3rd, 2019 | 5:00pm - 6:00pm
    Thursday, October 3rd, 2019 5:00pm - 6:00pm
    Mason-Woodard Chapel
    3701 East 7th Street
    Joplin, Missouri 64801
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  • Service

    Thursday, October 3rd, 2019 | 6:00pm
    Thursday, October 3rd, 2019 6:00pm
    Mason-Woodard Chapel
    3701 East 7th Street
    Joplin, Missouri 64801
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    David Shumaker
    Kelly Tate


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Matt Poindexter

Posted at 08:32pm
Aunt Cheryl always had a sharp wit and an infectious smile, and she was perhaps the strongest woman I've ever known. She could have a quiet way about her, that is until she laughed and then you couldn't help but laugh with her and that joyful sound. I treasure the time I've been able to spend with her and I'll carry those thoughts with me for the rest of my life. I'm thankful that she was in my life. Rest in peace Aunt Cheryl, you will be greatly missed.

Mary Blackburn

Posted at 05:11pm
I worked with Cheryl at both Elders and Motorola. She was a sweet lady.

Randy Miller

Posted at 04:43pm
Our hearts and prayers go out to all of you , I have great memories of the kindness, love and friendship your family always showed me. The Millers
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Karla Solomon

Posted at 02:26pm
Always has a smile, upbeat and concerned about others, that is the Cheryl I remember. Rest in peace Cheryl, no more pain. You
will be missed by many.

Lisa, Corey, Joshua, and Delaney Marshall

Posted at 10:11am
Wishing you peace to bring comfort, courage to face the days ahead. We know Aunt Cheryl is at peace now and find comfort in that. Sending all our love
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