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April 19, 1941 – December 13, 2010

Mrs. Shirley Jo Potter passed away Monday December 13, 2010 at Highlands Medical Center. She was 69.

She is survived by her husband; Edmond Potter of Scottsboro, Alabama, Daughter; Sandra (Randy)Shoemake of Carrollton, Georgia, son: Brian (Vickie) Potter of Soddy Daisy, Tennessee, grandchildren; Bentley McGee of Carrollton, Georgia, Jamie (Jere) Hardman of Scottsboro, Alabama and Enca and McKenzie Potter of Soddy Daisy, Tennessee, great granddaughters; Lilyan and Audrey Hardman of Scottsboro, Alabama, brothers and sisters; Sue Hodges of Missouri, Pat (Tom) Camp of Savannah, Georgia, Carolyn (Bill) Murdock of Carrollton, Georgia, Charles (Brenda) Elliott of Russellville, Alabama and Mickey (Sally) Elliott of Atlanta, Georgia.

She was preceded in death by her parents; Charlie and Stella Elliott and brother-in-law; Bobby Hodges.

Pallbearers will be Randy Shoemake, Jere Hardman, Larry and Randy Thompson, Dawson Beaird and Melton Potter.

Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, December 15, 2010 at 2 PM at Hollywood Baptist Church with Rev. Johnny Mayes and Rev. Terry Settles officiating. The body will lie in state at the church one hour prior to funeral service. The family will receive friends on Tuesday December 14 , 2010 at Scottsboro Funeral Home from 5-9 P.M.