James Darryl (JD) Poiner

December 29, 1946 – June 25, 2020

James Darryl (JD) Poiner, Sr, of Ripley TN, died Thursday, June 25th, 2020 at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Memphis.  Per JD’s request, he will be cremated with a private memorial service to be held at a later date.

JD was born in Newbern, TN to the late James and Bessie (Dew) Poiner.  He served 3 years in the Army and 24 years in the TN Army National Guard, retiring as a 1SG.  His passion was working his garden and repairing tractors and small engines.  He was of the Baptist faith.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Charles Poiner; and two sisters, Peggy Morris and Glenda Tatum.  Survivors include his wife, Linda Poiner of Ripley; son, James Darryl (Andi) Poiner, Jr. of Martin, TN; two daughters, Carol Jean Oliver of Indianola, MS and Margaret Ann Boswell of Dresden, TN; three sisters, three granddaughters, one grandson, and one great granddaughter.

Bowlin Funeral Home in Dresden is in charge of arrangements.

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