Obituary – Ruth Potts

Published 12:10 pm Thursday, May 30, 2019

Ruth Potts, 63, passed away Wednesday, May 22, 2019, at her home in Oxford, Mississippi. Visitation will be Friday, May 31, 2019, from 11a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Coleman Funeral Home. A memorial service will immediately follow at 12:30 p.m., also at Coleman Funeral Home. Coleman Funeral Home of Oxford is in charge of arrangements.

Mrs. Potts was born in Marks, Mississippi. She enjoyed watching her favorite shows, Golden Girls and Criminal Minds, with her family. Mrs. Potts also was fascinated with learning her family’s ancestry. She was an amazing family woman, who always found a way to put others first.

Mrs. Potts is survived by her husband, Maxey Potts of Oxford; two daughters, Rebecca Bradford of Olive Branch, Mississippi,  and Sarah Potts of Oxford; one son, Chris (Dottie) Potts, Sr., of Oxford; one granddaughter, Sissy Potts of Oxford; four grandsons, Chris Potts, Jr., and Landon Potts, both of Oxford, and Zach Bradford and Michael Campbell, both of Olive Branch; one great-grandson, Matt Davis of Oxford; two great-granddaughters, Alyssa Potts and Raylen Appleton, both of Oxford; two brothers, Timmy Miller of Oxford and Tommy (Renee) Miller of Fulton, Mississippi; and a host of nieces and nephews.

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