Elsie Lena Poindexter was born December 3, 1929 in Clinton, Oklahoma and passed away January 31, 2021 in Plano, Texas. Mrs. Poindexter was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother. Along with her three children she had eight grandchildren and ten great grandchildren. She was one of eight siblings. Mrs. Poindexter grew up in Spade, Texas graduating from Spade High School. After graduating she moved to Dallas, Texas where she became an operator for the telephone company. It was in Dallas that she met Joseph her husband of 49 years. They enjoyed traveling in the United States and some European adventures. Mrs. Poindexter was a long-time member of First Baptist Church of Plano, Texas. She was highly active in the adult choir in her younger years along with her husband Joseph.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph Cyril Poindexter and grandson, Joseph Snyder. She is survived by sons, James Poindexter and John Poindexter and daughter, Beverly Snyder; brother, Don Mouser and sisters, Edith Coomer and Elaine Troc.
Family will receive friends on February 15, 2021 from 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM at Restland Funeral Home. Service will be held on February 16, 2021 at Restland at 2:30 PM. Services will be limited to family members only. The service will be live streamed, the link can be found at the Restland online Obituary.
In Lieu of flowers, memorials made be made to First Baptist Church of Plano. http://webcast.funeralvue.com/events/viewer/47891