Riley Funeral Home

402 West Main, Hamilton, TX


Crystal Elaine Pointer

May 29, 1946January 7, 2020

Crystal Elaine Pointer, age 73, passed away January 7, 2020 in Fort Worth, Texas. She was born May 29, 1946 in Siloam Springs, Arkansas to Lee Edwin Wright and Mary Alice Farrow Wright, but spent most of her life in Fort Worth. She married James Preston Pointer, Sr. in 1974, and they were together for 45 years. She loved flowers, plants and her dogs, but most of all she loved her family which always came first. She was a long time resident of the TCU area, and longtime member of ASPCA and World Wildlife Federation. She is survived by her husband, James Pointer, Sr., Three sons, Robert Wright and wife Kathy of San Antonio, James Pointer, Jr. of Fort Worth, Thomas Pointer and wife Karen of San Antonio: One daughter Vickie and husband Eric Sotomayor of Fort Worth: Five grandchildren, Brittanie McCracken, Alyssa Pointer, Jacob Sotomayor, Matthew Sotomayor, and Caleb Sotomayor: She is also survived by her sister, Francis Sessums, and brother Robert Kimbro. She was preceded in death by her parents Bob and Mary Kimbro and sister Alice Sutton.


  • Lee Edwin Wright, Father (deceased)
  • Mary Alice Farrow Wright, Mother (deceased)
  • Bob Kimbro, Father (deceased)
  • Mary Kimbro, Mother (deceased)
  • James Pointer, Husband
  • Robert Wright, Son
  • Kathy Wright, Daughter-in-law
  • James Pointer Jr., Son
  • Thomas Pointer, Son
  • Karen Pointer, Daughter-in-law
  • Vickie Sotomayor, Daughter
  • Eric Sotomayor, Son-in-law
  • Brittanie McCracken, Grandchild
  • Alyssa Pointer, Grandchild
  • Jacob Sotomayor, Grandchild
  • Matthew Sotomayor, Grandchild
  • Caleb Sotomayor, Grandchild
  • Francis Sessums, Sister
  • Robert Kimbro, Brother
  • Alice Sutton, Sister


  • Visitation Thursday, January 9, 2020
  • Graveside Service Friday, January 10, 2020


Crystal Elaine Pointer

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Ermalinda Claudio

January 9, 2020

I'll miss you and all that beautiful hair. Watch over your family and send them love and comfort. Thank you for all the good times and the love you showed. Love always, Erma ❤

Kay (Parrett) Singleton

January 9, 2020

We used to see her walking through the neighborhood to Mr Couser's Exxon on University. She was always smiling and knew everyone!