Nov. 16, 1931-Jan. 17, 2020

Funeral services for Elmer Potts, 88, of Campti were at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 19 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.

Mr. Potts was born Nov. 16, 1931, in Bienville and passed away Jan. 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; and 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 were Chris Sullivan, Tracy Sullivan, Branden Sullivan, Cody Sullivan, Wyatt Sullivan, Houston Pardee, Jackie Perot and Danny Ray Morgan.

Honorary pallbearer was Henry “Junior” McCart.