Vigen Memorial Home obituary – Carolyn J. Potts, 77, Keokuk

Carolyn J. Potts, 77, Keokuk

Carolyn Jean (LeMaster) Potts, 77 of Keokuk, died Saturday, February 15, 2020 at Baptist Health in Lexington, KY.

     She was born December 4, 1942 in Alexandria, MO to Alfred and Hazel (Dochterman) LeMaster. Carolyn graduated from Kahoka High School in 1960, and from the Air Age Institute Airline Training School in Kansas City, MO.

     Carolyn was united in marriage with John Potts in September of 1961 and together they were blessed with two sons; Michael and Andrew.

     Carolyn lead a life devoted to family and faith, and was cherished by many.

     She is survived by her two sons Michael (Julie) Potts of Versailles, KY, Andrew (Larisa) Potts of Amherst, WI; five grandchildren Amanda (Joe) Hahn, Ashley Davenport, Abby Potts, Alexis Potts, Adam Potts; three great grandchildren; Hayden Hahn, Remington Davenport, and Beau Davenport; her sister Sharon (John) Haisch; nieces and nephews Kala Haisch, April Wilkens, Tina (Randy) Stott, Dennis LeMaster, Holly (Kevin) Bailey; and several beloved great nieces and nephews. 

     She is preceded in death by her parents; three brothers, William, Stanley, and Jack; and two sister-in-laws, Colleen LeMaster and Norma LeMaster.

     A Gathering of Remembrance will be held at 2 p.m., Sunday, March 8, 2020 at the Cornerstone Church in Keokuk with Pastor Jed Linebaugh officiating.  

     In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Iowa Coalition Against Domestic Violence or to the donor’s choice.

     Online condolences may be left for the family at

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