Age:73 Address: Glen Burnie, Maryland Date of Death: Monday, May 5, 2014 Arrangements: Yancey Funeral Service
Details: James B. Potter of Glen Burnie, Maryland went home to be with the Lord on Monday, May 5th.
He was born on October 1, 1940 in Beech Mountain, NC. Jay was preceded in death by his sisters, Helen Potter, Louise Livingston, Mae Owens, Gertrude Shook and Mona Sue McCoury.
He served his country in the United States Army and was the owner of North Arundel Builders. Jay was a longtime member of Arundel Christian Church and enjoyed spending time with his family, especially with the love of his life Fran. He was a hard worker and will be greatly missed.
He is survived by his loving wife of 54 years, Fran; three children: Teresa Sederstrom and husband Thomas, Rick Potter and wife Ruby and Tammi Dawson and husband John; eight grandchildren: Stephen, Tasha, Daniel, Sarah, Michelle, Zach, Mallorie and Abby; four great-grandchildren: Nathaniel, Elijah, Tori and Lilly; and two sisters: Bernetta Andrews and Deloris Jenkins. He was a special “Boppy” to Shanna, John, Layce and Matt.
The family will receive visitors at Singleton Funeral & Cremation Services, P.A., 1 2nd Ave. S.W. (at Crain Hwy) on Wednesday, May 7th, from 3-5 & 7-9 PM. A Celebration of Life Service will be held on Thursday, May 8th, 10 AM, at Arundel Christian Church. Additional funeral services will be held at 12 p.m. on Saturday, May 10th at Heaton Christian Church in Elk Park, NC. Rev. Gary Edwards will officiate. Interment will follow in the Elk Park Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. until the service hour at the church. Yancey Funeral Service will be in charge of local arrangements.
Donations may be made to the Tate Center, 305 Hospital Drive; Glen Burnie, MD 21061.