Oscar Colman Poteet
Mr. Oscar Colman Poteet, 98, of the Laws Hill community, died Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2018, in Lewisburg. Born in Claiborne Co., TN, Mr. Poteet was a son of the late John Logan Poteet and Martha Jane Blackburn Poteet. He was a World War II veteran having served in the U.S. Army and was a retired farmer. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife, Mable Lucille Stanfill Poteet; a son, Kenneth Milburn; 4 sisters and 1 brother.
Survived by two daughters, Jewell Wiles of Lewisburg and Linda Hand of Pegram, TN; a son Dewey Poteet of the Laws Hill community; 4 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren.
Visitation and funeral services will be Thursday, Mar. 1, 2018, at Lawrence Funeral Home. The visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. followed by the funeral service at 1 p.m. from the chapel of Lawrence Funeral Home. Burial will follow at the Hopper Cemetery near Chapel Hill.
Lawrence Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Chapel Hill, TN, 931-364-2233 (lawrencefuneral.net) in charge of arrangements.