Funeral services for Elmer Potts, 88, of Campti, LA will be held at 2:30 P.M. Sunday, January 19, 2020 at Rockett-Nettles Funeral Home Chapel with Sister Linda Chance officiating and Bro. Peanut Walsworth assisting. Interment will follow in Black Lake Full Gospel Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 6 P.M. until 9 P.M. Saturday, January 18, 2020 at the funeral home.
Mr. Potts was born November 16, 1931 in Bienville, LA and passed away January 17, 2020.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Lee Potts; one son, Jimmy Lane Potts; four brothers, L.V. Potts, I.V. Potts, Thomas Potts, and Hester Potts; five sisters, Doshia Smith, Eva Rae Tilley, Eula Mae Tilley, Dorothy Nealy, and Inez Silvie.
Mr. Potts is survived by one son, Elmer Lee Potts and wife, Sandra; two daughters, Jean A. Sullivan and husband, Sherrill, and Sandy Walsworth and husband, Mark; two sisters, Helen Hughes and Annie Bell Desadier; six grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren, great-great grandchildren, nieces and nephews; and a special friend, Henry “Junior” McCart.
Pallbearers will be Chris Sullivan, Tracy Sullivan, Branden Sullivan, Cody Sullivan, Wyatt Sullivan, Houston Pardee, Jackie Perot, and Danny Ray Morgan. Honorary pallbearer will be Henry “Junior” McCart.