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Michael Allen Potts, 61, of Bellville passed away at his home on Sunday, July 12, 2009.

Funeral services were held on Thursday, July 16, 2009 at 11 a.m. from Knesek Bros. Funeral Chapel with Joshua Potts, officiating. Interment followed in Oak Knoll Cemetery.

Michael was born to Murray Franklin Potts and Dorothy Jeanne (Sams) Potts on April 27, 1948 in Walla Walla, Wash. He has been retired from Weyerhaueser since 2004. Michael passionately loved golf and working part time at Fox Creek Golf Club in Hempstead.

Michael was a veteran of the Vietnam War serving in the U.S. Army.

Michael is survived by his children, Joshua Michael Potts and wife, Heather and granddaughters, Liv and Reese of Florence, Ala. and Heather Sunshine Martin and partner, Glenn Gore of Bellville, grandson, Logan Tyler Potts and granddaughter, Abigail Marie Martin of Bellville; sister, Becky Claire Head of Poulsbo, Wash.; nieces, a nephew, great nieces, great nephews and friends too numerous to name.  

He was preceded in death by his parents, sister, Karen Sue Ratliff of Everett, Wash. in 2005.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Hospice Brazos Valley, 302 E. Blue Bell Road, Brenham, Texas 77833.

Funeral arrangements under the direction of Knesek Bros. Funeral Chapel in Bellville.

Posted by Joy Neely


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