Born 7-13-1951 -- Died 6-20-2007
Donald Wayne Poteete, was born the son of Carol Victor Poteete and Vera Nell Weatherington Poteete on July 13, 1951 in Memphis, Tenn., and died June 20, 2007, at Bakersfield, Calif., at the age of 55.
He faithfully attended Word of Life Tabernacle Church and was active with the Youth Group. He received much enjoyment by helping others and will be remembered by his pleasant smile and personality.
He was a truck driver, driving for J-Mar Express since 1987.
He is survived by: his wife, Jane of the family home in Cherokee Village, Ark.; his father, Carol Poteete of Hardy, Ark.; one son, Danny Poteete of Ash Flat, Ark; one granddaughter, Madeline Poteete of Ash Flat; one sister, Pam Dockins of Oxford, Ark.; two nieces; five nephews; and other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his mother and one brother, Terry Poteete.
Funeral services were held June 28 at the Word of Life Tabernacle at Hardy with Bro. Michael Price officiating.
Burial was in the Bronaugh Cemetery at Hardy, Ark., with arrangements under the direction of the Carter Funeral Home of Thayer.