Robert Eugene Poynter Sr., of St Peters, MO, passed away Saturday, October 12, 2019 at the age of 87. Beloved husband of the late Ann Poynter; cherished son of the late Fred and Mae Poynter; devoted father of James (Beth) Poynter and Robert Poynter, Jr.; loving grandfather of James John Poynter, Jr., Sophia Anne Poynter, Abigial Goodrich-Beckner, and Willow Ann Poynter; dear brother of John (late Cricket) Smith; caring significant other of Joan Roark; loving uncle, cousin and friend to many. Robert was preceded in death by his daughter, Margaret Poynter; his two sisters, Hazel Tustanowsky and Margaret Poynter.
Robert loved spending time with his family, he especially enjoyed playing board games with his grandchildren. He was a hard worker and enjoyed vacationing. Robert was also an Avid Cardinal fan and a loyal member of Fairmount Jockey Club. Robert was dearly loved and will be greatly missed by all who knew him.
Memorials may be made in Robert's name to the Ovarian Cancer Coalition.