William H. Potteet, Jr.

Wednesday, November 18, 2009

William H. Potteet, Jr., age 87, a resident of Bullhead City, Arizona, passed away October 24, 2009 at his home in Bullhead City.

William was born in Phoenix, Arizona on August 28, 1922 to William H. Potteet and Pearl Francis (McKenzie) Potteet Pace. On June 8, 1946 William married Gearline Donahoo in Litchfield Park, AZ.

Preceded in death by his wife Gerri; father, William H. Potteet; mother, Pearl Francis (McKenzie) Potteet Pace; step-father, Otis Pace; one granddaughter, Elizabeth Potteet; one brother, Harry Lee Potteet; sister-in-law, Ivy Mae Brown; William is survived by four sons, William H. Potteet III and wife Della Spencer of Shell Knob, MO; John E. Potteet of Grove, OK; Shawn Potteet and wife Krystal of Ft. Mohave, AZ; Lance P. Potteet of Ft. Mohave, AZ; one daughter, Cheri Plaza and husband Dave of Ft. Mohave, AZ; one brother, Richard Pace of Phoenix, AZ; four nieces; one nephew; 17 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren; dear friends, Mildred Lowrey of Orville, CA; Jim and Leona Watson of Camp Verde, AZ; Dortha Howinton of Chico, CA; and many friends all over Arizona and Arkansas.

Memorial services will be Friday, November 27, 2009 at 2 p.m. at the Benton County Memorial Park Mausoleum Chapel, 3800 W. Walnut, Rogers, AR 72758. Under the Direction of Benton County Memorial Park Funeral Home of Rogers, AR.