07/10/05 — BERTHA A. POTTER

View Archive


Died July 7, 2005

Seven Springs Resident

SEVEN SPRINGS -- Bertha Adams Potter, 96, of 2690 Zion Church Road, died Thursday at Brian Center.

Mrs. Potter was born in Wayne County to the late Lonnie and Julia Kornegay Adams.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 75 years, Burke Potter; one sister, Minnie Potter; and three brothers, Raymond Adams, Grover Adams and Albert Adams.

A funeral service was held Saturday evening at 7 from Rouse Funeral Home with the Rev. Rodney Barwick officiating. Interment will be held today at 10 a.m. from Pineview Cemetery, Seven Springs.

Mrs. Potter is survived by four children, Elma Gray Barwick of Seven Springs, Carolyn Granger of Alexandria, Va., Donald Franklin Potter of Iowa Park, Texas and Kenneth Potter of Seven Springs; one sister, Mae Ivey of La Grange; brother, Rodolph Adams of Seven Springs; eight grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren and 12 great-great grandchildren.

Arrangements are with Rouse Funeral Home, La Grange.


Published in Obituaries on July 10, 2005 9:25 AM