John Wilbur Potts, Jr., 68 of Sallisaw, Oklahoma passed away on October 28, 2017 in Tahlequah, Oklahoma. He was born on April 19, 1949 in Ft. Smith, Arkansas to Mabel Alice McInerny Potts and John Wilbur Potts. He was married to Cindy (Weatherton) Potts on May 26, 1978 in Van Buren, Arkansas. He was retired from Rheem Manufacturing and worked as a counselor at People Inc.
Wife: Cindy of the home
1 son and daughter in law: John and Jennifer Potts of Broken Arrow, OK
1 sister and brother in: Peggy and David McMicken of Atlanta, GA
Mother: Mabel Potts of Sallisaw
5 nephews: Aaron Weatherton, Brandon Fritz, Jimmie Wayne Potts and wife, Cher, Austin Pitts, and Daniel McMicken and wife, Jenna
3 nieces: Ashley Kopischke, Anna Potts and Anne Elizabeth McMicken
several other relatives and friends
He was preceded in death by his father, John Wilbur Potts and 1 brother, Jim Potts
Services will be at 10:30 am on November 1, 2017 at Agent Mallory Martin Chapel in Sallisaw, Oklahoma. Burial will follow at in under the direction of Agent Mallory Martin Funeral Service, Inc..
Honorary Pallbearers will be Aaron Weatherton, Jamie Rohlin, Corey Rohlin, and Brad Hamilton