Eva Jean Stacey Potter, 81, of Woodbury died Saturday, Oct. 1 at Saint Thomas Stones River ER. She was a native of Cannon County.
Survivors include her children, Ronald Dale (Sherrie) Merriman of Alabama and Donna Michele Merriman of Woodbury; grandchildren Mark Christopher (Billie) Merriman of Centertown, Danny Lee (Jessica) Merriman Jr., of Murfreesboro, Jequita (Everett Sr.) Gilbert of Murfreesboro, and Amanda Dawn (Jeff) Hewitt of Plant City, Fla., and 12 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Abe and Cassie Simmons Stacey; husbands Earnest Merriman Jr. and Azel William “Bill” Potter; and son Danny Lee Merriman. Ms. Potter was a member of Dillon Street Baptist Church and was retired from quality control at McMinnville Garment Company.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 8 in the Chapel of Woodbury Funeral Home with pastor Ray Patrick, pastor Richard Haley and Carl Smith officiating. Interment will follow at Mt. View Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5 to 9 p.m. Friday, and 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.
Woodbury Funeral Home, 615-563-2311, www.woodburyfuneralhome.net.