A funeral service was held on Tuesday, March 6, 2018 at 10 a.m. at Williams Funeral Home in Columbia with Jerry McDonald officiating. Burial followed at West Point Cumberland Presbyterian Cemetery in Columbia.
She was born January 24, 1931 in Maury County, the daughter of Clarence and Lizzie Barnes. On December 11, 1948, she married Vance Lee Potts. She was employed by Dixie Manufacturing and Decatur County Nursing Home.
After retirement she volunteered at Lewis County Food Bank. Mrs. Potts enjoyed being with her family, her church activities and her volunteer work. She was a member of New Hope Baptist Church.
Survivors include her husband, Vance Lee Potts of Hohenwald; son, Jerry (Vickie) Potts of Hohenwald; grandchildren, Hayden Potts, Brent (Kristin) Potts, Jennifer Potts, Jessica (Jonathan) Hickerson, Joe (Dana) Woodard, Jamie Burns and Lauren (Neylan) Barber; ten great grandchildren; brother, Bobby (Sylvia) Barnes; and sister, Hazel Adair.
Williams Funeral Home assisted the family with arrangements.