Carl Poynter

Carl Poynter

EAST LIVERPOOL — Carl L. Poynter, 55, of East Liverpool, formerly of Lisbon, died Nov. 24 at his home.

He was born Aug. 10, 1963 in Salem, the son of the Rachel Poynter and the late Clifford A. Poynter of Lisbon.

A Christian by faith, Carl worked as a truck driver with FedEx.

He was preceded in death by a brother, Thomas “Tom” Poynter; sister, Cheryl Bennett; and step-brother, Timmy Cross.

Survivors include his children, Carl J. “CJ” Poynter and Brandie Poynter both of Salem; step-children, Kevin Richards and Dorene Troyer both of Lisbon; siblings, Brenda Counts, Clifford Poynter, Joe Cross, Dominic Cross, and Lester Poynter; and eight grandchildren.

A celebration of life will be 2-6 p.m. Sunday at Shenanigan’s Pub, 220 Jefferson St., Lisbon.

Arrangements were handled by Eells-Leggett-Stauffer Funeral Home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of the donor’s choice.