Funeral services for Mr. Sam Poteet, 89, of Gainesboro,
Tennessee, will be held at 3 P.M. on Sunday, December 6,
2015, at Anderson - Upper Cumberland Funeral Home in
Gainesboro, TN. Burial will follow in the John L. Clark Memorial
Cemetery in the Stone community of Jackson County, TN.
The family will receive friends on Sunday from 1 P.M. until
time of services.
He passed away on Saturday, December 5, 2015, at Mabry
Health Care and Rehabilitation Center in Gainesboro, TN.
He was born March 11, 1926, in Jackson County, TN, to the
late Everette Poteet and Mary Poteet. On May 29, 1981, he
was married to Carol Poteet, who survives. He was a factory
worker at Uniroyal Tire.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by 2
Daughters: Jo Ann Poteet and Billie Carol Lewis; 3 Brothers:
Robert, Mitchell, and Jr. Poteet; and 4 Sisters: Moline
VanHooser, Molden Meadows, Elease Anderson, and Lois
Survivors include his Wife: Carol Poteet of Gainesboro, TN;
1 Son: Dennis Poteet of Florida; 2 Step Daughters: Connie
(Glynn) Warden and Shelia (Jeff) Collins, all of Gainesboro,
TN; 6 Grandchildren: Kasey, Kayla, Caroline, Claudia,
Rachel, and Randy; 1 Great Granddaughter: Kennedy Belle; 2
Sisters: Ethel (Jr.) Hackett of Franklin, TN, and Frances
(Hollis) Walker of Cookeville, TN; and Special Friend:
Richard Scantland. Other relatives and friends also survive.
Bro. Duane Gossett will officiate at the services.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to
Mustard Seed Ranch or the donor's favorite charity by
contacting the funeral home.
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