Hazel Poindexter

F, #2463, b. 20 January 1921, d. 20 September 2011
2nd cousin of Joseph Wayne Peery
     Hazel Poindexter was born on 20 January 1921 at Beaumont, Jefferson County, Texas.1,2 She was the daughter of Napoleon Bonaparte Poindexter and Vinnie Elizabeth Smyly.2 She married Elmer Troy Blakeney circa 1938.1,2 She became a widow upon the death of her husband, Elmer Troy Blakeney, on 4 October 1998 at Colmesneil, Tyler County, Texas.1,2 She died on 20 September 2011 at Tyler County Hospital, 1100 West Bluff, Woodville, Tyler County, Texas, at age 90 years and 8 months.1 She was buried on 22 September 2011 at Magnolia Cemetery, North Nellius Street, Woodville, Tyler County, Texas.1,3

Children of Hazel Poindexter and Elmer Troy Blakeney

  • Smyly Troy Blakeney1,2
  • Jackson Napoleon Blakeney1,2
  • Wanda Blakeney1
  • Thelma Joyce Blakeney1,2
  • Elmer Troy Blakeney Jr.1


  1. [S1138] The Beaumont Enterprise, Obituaries, The Beaumont Enterprise, Beaumont, TX, 21 Sep 2011, Hazel Poindexter Blakeney.
  2. [S97] Buckmaster, Holmes, Lanier & Thurber Family Tree, online www.ancestry.com.
  3. [S806] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com, Memorial# 76821848 - Hazel Poindexter Blakeney.