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Edith Pearl Potter, age 86, of Butler, Tennessee, and formerly of Clayton, DE, went home comfortably to be with her Lord on Monday, March 28, 2011 at her residence. She was born on February 14, 1925 to the late Logan and Laura Bell Bowers Crowe. In addition to her parents, Edith was preceded in death by her husband Donald Fred Potter; three sons: James C. Potter, William E. Potter and Edward F. Potter and a grandson, Mark Jewell. She was a member of Dyson Grove Baptist Church.
Edith is survived by daughters: Edith Bell Datz and husband Austin of Butler, TN, Ruth Marie Crouch and husband William of Elkton, MD and Lisa Ann Hazlett of Newark, DE; son-in-law, Robert Hazlett of Oxford, PA; sons: Marshall Potter of Butler, TN, Robert Wayne Potter of Butler, TN, Donald R. Potter and wife Sandra of Smyrna, DE; grandchildren: Michael Jewell, David Jewell, Donald Potter, Dwayne Potter, Tony Potter, Brian Potter, Melinda Dugger, Donna K. Burns, Linda Potter, Bobbie Joe Feltner, Robert W. Potter Jr., Randy Lee Potter, Shawn Crouch, Brian Crouch, Crystal Hazlett and Cassie Hazlett and many, many more grandchildren and great grandchildren; special friends: Sheila Kennedy of Doe Valley, TN and Christopher Wade of Newark, DE and many more special friends.
The family received friends from 10:00 a.m. Thursday, March 31, 2011 to 10:00 a.m. Friday, April 1, 2011 at the home, 653 Dry Hill Road, Butler, Tennessee, where the body did lie in state.
Graveside Service and Interment was conducted at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, April 5, 2011 at Delaware Memorial Veterans Cemetery of Bear, Delaware.
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The family of Edith Pearl Potter has entrusted her services to Mountain City Funeral Home, 224 S. Church St., Mountain City, TN 37683 and Faries Funeral Home, 29 S. Main Street, Smyrna, DE 19977.