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Information for Leona Augusta Regenold Potts
5 November 1908 - 22 February 1992
From The Idaho Press-Tribune
23 February 1993
Contributed by Dennis McIndoo

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Leona Potts

     Leona A. Potts, 83, of Parma, died Saturday, February 22, 1992, at a Nampa hospital.  Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Friday, February 28, 1992, at the Dakan Funeral Chapel, Parma.  Pastors Kenneth Ball and Vernon Wilcox of the First Church of the Nazarene, Nampa, will officiate, with interment following at the Parma Cemetery.
    Leona was born November 5, 1908, at Oelwein, Iowa, to Michael and Josephine Bartholomew Regenold.  When Leona was 3 the family moved by covered wagon to Trail City, S.D.  She attended school in Trail City but had to to go Timber Lake, S.D., to attend high school.
    In 1927 she married Oliver Potts in Timber Lake; they lived in Mobridge until 1929 when they moved to Parma, Oliver died in 1970 and Leona continued to make her home there until Alzheimer's disease forced her to be moved to her daughter's home in Nampa.
    Leona is survived by 2 daughters, Patricia Potts of Nampa, Lettie (Potts) Huling and her husband, Marvin of Nampa; her grandchildren, Stephen and Sheila (Rawlins) Huling of Nampa, Mary (Huling) Bliss and her husband, Jarvis of Casper, Wyoming; great-grandchildren, Zachary and Courtney Huling of Nampa; a sister Juanita Berceir of Hiawatha, Iowa; many nieces and nephews, including Keith, Eldon and Leo Bell and their families, all of Washington state.
    She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Oliver Potts, 4 infant children, 2 sisters, and a brother.

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