• Billie Bert Potts
    Billie Bert Potts

Billie Bert Potts

Billie Bert Potts, 83, of Franklin, passed away Friday, May 27, 2016.

 Born in Franklin, she was the daughter of the late Buren and Vernon Parrish Pruett. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sister, Beatrice Coates. Billie Bert was a funeral director from 1952-1970 at Potts Funeral Home and worked at Belden from 1970 until retirement. She loved gardening, sewing and fishing.

 She is survived by her husband of 62 years, Ray Potts; one son, Tommy Potts (Fay) of Franklin; brothers Tom Pruett of Franklin, Kenneth Pruett of Canton and Bill Pruett of Asheville; two grandchildren, Nick Potts and Nathan Huscusson; one great-grandchild, Mallory Huscusson; and several nieces and nephews.

 A funeral service was held Sunday, May 29, 2016 at Macon Funeral Home. Rev. Tempe’ Fussel officiated. Burial was in the Woodlawn Cemetery.

 The family received friends Sunday, May 29 at Macon Funeral Home.

 Memorial donations can be made to Angel Hospice, 170 Church Street, Franklin, NC 28734.

 Macon Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

 Online condolences can be made at maconfuneralhome.com.


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