Bertise S. Potter

Published 1:47 am Sunday, February 28, 2010

By Staff
Mrs. Bertise Marie Sawyer Potter, 90, a former resident of Pamlico Beach died Friday February 26, 2010 at University Health Systems of Eastern North Carolina, The Service League of Greenville Inpatient Hospice in Greenville, NC.
A graveside funeral service will be held on Sunday February 28, 2010 at 2:00PM at Pamlico Beach Community Cemetery at Ryder Hill officiated by Rev. Dean Fulford, Jr. The family will receive friends following the graveside service.
Mrs. Potter was born in Ransomville on January 19, 1920 daughter of the late William Michael and Mary Elizabeth Robbins Sawyer. On June 24, 1941 she married Wilbur Hugh Potter, Sr. who preceded her in death. Mrs. Potter was a homemaker.
Mrs. Potter is survived by a son Wilbur Hugh “Skip” Potter, Jr. and wife Gloria of Greenville, NC, two grandsons: Spencer Michael Potter of Greenville, NC and William P. Williams of Wilmington, NC, and a sister: Elizabeth Sawyer Coston of Raleigh, NC.
In addition to her parents and husband, Mrs. Potter is preceded in death by a son: William Michael Potter.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Bertise Potter’s name to: University Health Systems of Eastern Carolina, The Service League of Greenville Inpatient Hospice, 920 Wellness Drive, Greenville, NC 27834.
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Paul Funeral Home of Belhaven is honored to serve the Potter family.
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