Elizabeth Evone Poteete

Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Mrs. Elizabeth Evone Poteete, 91, of Lewisburg, died Wednesday, March 13, 2019, at NHC Lewisburg.

Mrs. Poteete was a native of Maury County, the daughter of the late Emmett and Annie Roberts Crews. She was a homemaker and member of the Primitive Baptist Church.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Walter Bly Poteete; one son, John Homer Poteete; one sister, Dorothy Marie Ramsey; and a grandchild, Tammy Elaine Poteete.

She is survived by three daughters, Nell (Robert) Richmond of Belfast, Viola (Freddie) George of Verona, and Emma (Danny) Spray of Lewisburg; and two sons, Willie Thomas (Janice) Poteete of Belfast and Wesley (Nancy) Poteete of Belfast. Fourteen grandchildren and twenty great-grandchildren also survive.

Funeral services will be conducted on Friday, March 15, 2019, at 1 p.m. from the chapel of London Funeral Home with burial to follow in Middleview Cemetery.

Visitation with the family will begin on Thursday evening from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m. and will continue on Friday until the funeral hour.

London Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.