Poindexter, Shelia Kay

Monday, December 24, 2012
Shelia Poindexter
Shelia Poindexter

Shelia Kay Poindexter, 58 of Fort Oglethorpe, died on Sunday, December 23, 2012.

She was the daughter of the late Freddie E. Campbell and Sarah Ramsey Campbell. Shelia never met a stranger and was a loving and devoted wife, mother, grandmother and aunt. 

Survivors include her husband of 41 years, Bill Poindexter; children, Christy (Kevin) Wallin, Fort Oglethorpe, William (Mindy) Poindexter, Chickamauga, GA and Nick (Ashley) Poindexter, Ringgold; five grandchildren, Justin Wallin, Haley Wallin, Jake Poindexter, Jaxon Poindexter and Eli Poindexter; brother, Freddie Lamar Campbell, East Ridge; sisters, Patsy (Preston) Terry, Ringgold, Glenda Collins, Flintstone, and Fredda (Kenneth) Guest, Rossville; several nieces and nephews. 

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Dec. 27, in the funeral home chapel, with Reverend Steve Camp officiating. Interment will follow in Lakewood Memory Gardens, South with Mike Yarbrough, Brad Wagner, Ron Henry, Jerry Davis, Eddy Williams and Mike Gard serving as pallbearers. 

Visit www.heritagefh.com to share words of comfort to the family and to view the memorial tribute. 

Memorial contributions can be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, P.O. Box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis, Tn. 38101. 

The family will receive friends from 2-8 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 26, at Heritage Funeral Home, Battlefield Parkway.


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