Leona Potts

Tuesday, February 10, 2009

Leona I. Potts, 85, of Granite City, Ill., died Sunday, Feb. 8, 2009, at Maryville Manor.

Born Jan. 21, 1934, in Dyersburg, Tenn., she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Jessie Ray Davis.

On Jan. 24, 1940, in Caruthersville, Mo., she married Earl Potts, who preceded her in death on March 6, 1985. She was also preceded in death by one son, Earl Dewayne Potts and 12 brothers and sisters.

Survivors include one daughter, Wanda Sales and husband, Harry, of Granite City; five grandchildren; three great-grandchildren and two great great-grandchildren.

Graveside services will be held at 1 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 11, in the Memorial Park Cemetery at Malden, Mo.

Wojstrom Funeral Home and Crematory of Granite City is in charge of arrangements.

Online information and guestbook may be found at www.wojstrom.com.