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In Memory of

John M. Poythress

November 22, 1944 - September 14, 2017

Obituary


John M. Poythress, Sr. (Mike) passed away Thursday, September 14, 2017.
Mike retired from AT&T after 32 years and was a member of Hunter Street Baptist Church for 22 years.
He is preceded in death by his parents, John Wallace and Mary Estelle Poythress; and brother, Pat Poythress.
Survivors include his wife, Vickie Smith Poythress; son, John Jr. (Jenifer) of Odenville; three grandchildren, Jalyn, Jacob, and Jason; brother, Joe Poythress (Shirley) of Quitman, MS, Phil Poythress (Kathy) of Anchorage, AK; sister-in-law, Dancy Poythress of Nashville, TN; and several nieces and nephews.
A graveside service will...

John M. Poythress, Sr. (Mike) passed away Thursday, September 14, 2017.
Mike retired from AT&T after 32 years and was a member of Hunter Street Baptist Church for 22 years.
He is preceded in death by his parents, John Wallace and Mary Estelle Poythress; and brother, Pat Poythress.
Survivors include his wife, Vickie Smith Poythress; son, John Jr. (Jenifer) of Odenville; three grandchildren, Jalyn, Jacob, and Jason; brother, Joe Poythress (Shirley) of Quitman, MS, Phil Poythress (Kathy) of Anchorage, AK; sister-in-law, Dancy Poythress of Nashville, TN; and several nieces and nephews.
A graveside service will be held in Meridian, MS at Macedonia Baptist Church Cemetery at 11am Dr. Buddy Gray and Brian Hinton officiating.
Memorials may be given to Hunter Street Baptist Church, New Beacon Hospice in Alabaster, Alabama, or a charity of your choice.