Debo Funeral Home & Summit Memorial Park

10920 Old Hwy Us 54 N, Holts Summit, MO


Bonnie Sue Potts

May 9, 1938June 3, 2019

Bonnie Sue Potts, 81, of Holts Summit, Missouri passed away at her home, surrounded by her family on June 3, 2019. Private burial will be next to her late husband, Bill at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery in St. Louis, Missouri. Bonnie was born on May 9, 1938 in Bland, Missouri to the late August and Sadie Blackwell Rector. She was married to Gilford “Bill” Potts on December 17, 1958 in San Diego, California and he preceded her in death in 2018. She graduated in 1956 from Bland High School. She had worked in civil service as a clerk typist at Patuxent River Naval Air Station in Maryland. Bonnie enjoyed collecting Coca-Cola memorabilia but her greatest loves were her dogs, Snoopy and Brownie, watching the St. Louis Cardinals and the color purple. She is survived by two daughters, Debbie Potts and Donna Potts both of Holts Summit; two sons, Gilford “Gil” Potts, Jr. of Jefferson City, Missouri and Patrick Potts of Holts Summit; one grandson, Andrew (Kari) Potts of Wisconsin; one great-grandson Dayton Potts; one sister, Barbara (Ervin) Juelfs of St. Louis along with a large extended family of nieces, nephews and cousins. Bonnie was also preceded in death by one daughter, Pamela Miller; two sons, Richard and Robert Potts; seven brothers and three sisters. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Bonnie’s family in care of Debo Funeral Home, 833 Court Street, Fulton, Missouri 65251.


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Bonnie Sue Potts

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