Carl L. Poynter

EAST LIVERPOOL — Carl L. Poynter, 55, of Dresden Avenue, formerly of Lisbon, passed away unexpectedly on Nov. 24 at his home.

Born Aug. 10, 1963, in Salem, he was the son of Rachel Poynter and the late Clifford A. Poynter.

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

In addition to his mother of Lisbon, he is survived by his children, Carl J. “CJ” (Priscilla) Poynter and Brandie Poynter, both of Salem; stepchildren, Kevin Richards and Dorene Troyer, both of Lisbon; siblings, Brenda (Rick) Counts, Clifford (Mary) Poynter, Joe Cross, Dominic (Tammy) Cross and Lester (Kim) Poynter; and eight grandchildren.

A memorial visitation and celebration of Carl’s life will be held from 2 to 6 p.m. Sunday at Shenanigan’s Pub, 220 Jefferson St., Lisbon.

Arrangements were handled by the Eells-Leggett-Stauffer Funeral Home of Lisbon.

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

Friends may also view Carl’s memorial tribute page and send condolences to the family at