The Commercial-News, Danville, IL

November 26, 2013

Janet Potts

The Commercial-News

---- — Janet Potts, 72, of Veedersburg, Ind., passed away 9:45 a.m. EST Monday, Nov. 25, 2013, at The Waters of Covington.

Mrs. Potts was born March 3, 1941, in Elliottville, Ky., the daughter of Glen and Gertrude (Lambert) Blankenbeckler.

She married Charles F. Potts on July 13, 1957, in Hammond, Ind.

Surviving family include her husband, Charles F Potts, Veedersburg; three sons, Charles K. Potts, Veedersburg, Larry (Melinda) Potts, Williamsport, Ind., and Michael (Pamela) Potts, Williamsport; nine siblings, Loretta Gray of Madeira, Ohio, Denzil (Jo Ellen) Blankenbeckler of Williamsport, Vee Wampler of Wheatfield, Ind., Leroy (Teresa) Blankenbeckler of Veedersburg, Linda (Jerry) Brock of Covington, Ind., John (Kerry) Blankenbeckler of Danville, Ron (Chris) Blankenbeckler of Veedersburg, Roger Blankenbeckler of Veedersburg and Kenny (Judy) Blankenbeckler of Veedersburg; and six grandchildren, Ashley Potts, Stephanie (Eric) Houmes, Tyler Heyn, Evan Potts, Ethan Potts and Elizabeth Potts.

She is preceded in death by a grandson, Tyler Potts; two sisters, Bobbi Shoap and Katherine Gray; and her parents.

Janet’s life mainly revolved around her family. She loved and enjoyed her many family members and grandchildren. She enjoyed cooking and crocheting for them over the years. Janet also enjoyed going out to eat and working in her flower gardens.

Funeral service will begin at 2 p.m. EST Wednesday, Nov. 27, at Dickerson Funeral Home in Veedersburg with Steve Pearce officiating. Visitation will begin at 11 a.m. Wednesday and continue until the time of service. Burial will be at West Lebanon Cemetery.

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