Obituary for Louise Eggers Potter Louise Eggers Potter, age 92, of Bristol, TN, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, July 31, 2018 at Christian Care Center of Bristol. She was born in Butler, Tennessee, daughter of the late Jobe Eggers, Sr. and Bertha Clarke Eggers. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Rev. Fred Potter; three sons, Ronnie, Michael, and Jonathan Potter; five brothers, Edward “Bus” Eggers, Bob Eggers, Doran Eggers, Charles Eggers, and Lane Eggers; and three sisters, Elma Eggers, Hope Miller, and Geraldine Brewer. Louise was a resident of Bristol and Elizabethton and was a member of Brookside Baptist Church. She faithfully served alongside her husband Rev. Fred Potter in various churches and ministries. Together they co-founded Brookside Baptist Church, Tri-State Children’s Home, and Charity Baptist Missions. She loved to travel, fish and playing games. Louise was a very loving wife, mother and grandmother. She is survived by one daughter, Janice Gentry; three grandchildren, Tim Hale and wife Donna, Melanie Trinkle and husband Tommy, and Melissa Carrier Vincill and husband Sam; three great grandchildren, David Motley, Kasey Hale, and Hannah Vincill; one brother, Jobe Eggers, Jr. and wife Billie; one sister, Lucille Carr; her furry dog friend, Flossie; and several nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends from 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM Thursday, August 2, 2018 at Oakley-Cook Funeral Home, Bristol, TN. The funeral service will follow at 7:00 PM with Rev. Michael Nixon and Rev. Ricky Potter officiating. Committal Service and Interment will be held Friday, August 3, 2018 at 1:00 PM in Glenwood Cemetery, Bristol, TN. Honorary Pallbearers will be Tim Hale, Tommy Trinkle, David Motley, Sam Vincill, and men of Brookside Baptist Church. The family would like to extend a special thanks to the staff at Christian Care Center of Bristol for all their love, care and kindness shown to Louise. Flowers will be accepted or memorial contributions may be made to charity of choice. Arrangements especially for Mrs. Potter and her family have been made through Oakley-Cook Funeral Home & Crematory. To send flowers or a memorial gift to the family of Louise Eggers Potter please visit our Sympathy Store. Upcoming Events Visitation © Stadia Maps, © OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap Get Driving Directions AUG 2. 05:00 PM – 07:00 PM Oakley-Cook Funeral Home and Crematory 2223 Volunteer Parkway Bristol, TN, US, 37620 Order Flowers for the Visitation Guaranteed delivery before Louise’s Visitation begins. Funeral Service © Stadia Maps, © OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap Get Driving Directions AUG 2. 07:00 PM Oakley-Cook Funeral Home and Crematory 2223 Volunteer Parkway Bristol, TN, US, 37620 Order Flowers for the Funeral Service Guaranteed delivery before Louise’s Funeral Service begins. Committal Service and Interment © Stadia Maps, © OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap Get Driving Directions AUG 3. 01:00 PM Glenwood Cemetery 839 Bluff City Hwy Bristol, TN, US Order Flowers for the Committal Service and Interment Guaranteed delivery before Louise’s Committal Service and Interment begins. Cemetery Details Glenwood Cemetery 839 Bluff City Hwy Bristol, TN, © Stadia Maps, © OpenMapTiles © OpenStreetMap Get Driving Directions
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Louise Eggers Potter December 7 1925 July 31 2018.
Death notice for the town of: Bristol, state: Tennessee