Thomas L. Potts, age 73 of Smithfield, passed away on Tuesday, July 31, 2018. Son of the late Leslie Earl Potts, he was a machine operator and a member of Smithfield Baptist Church, most recently attending Heritage Christian Fellowship. Tom was preceded in death by a sister, Mary Edna Inman, and a brother, Larry S. Potts.
Wife: Marcia (Hayden) Potts of Smithfield
Daughters: Michelle Nicole Murphy (Chris) of Glendale
Shelia Ann Arnold (Steven Kuklish) of Fishers, IN
Mother: Edna Rose (Gaddie) Potts of Smithfield
Sister: Shirley Carol Potts of Smithfield
Brothers: William Earl “Bill” Potts of Smithfield
Gene Leslie Potts (Ethel) of Smithfield
5 Grandchildren: Seth Alexander Mullins, Leah Nicole Murphy, Brian Gabriel Murphy,
Taylor Ann Kuklish & Alexander Lee Kuklish
Visitation: 5-8 PM on Friday, August 3, 2018 at Smithfield Baptist Church and from 9 AM
until service time Saturday at the church.
Interment: Smithfield Cemetery
Pallbearers: Chad Potts, Ricky Timberlake, Johnnie Fisher, Mike Crowder, Tommy Mings,
Michelle Nicole Murphy, Iky Roberts, Sheila Ann Arnold and William Earl Potts, Jr.
Funeral Service: 11 AM on Saturday, August 4, 2018 at Smithfield Baptist Church, officiated by Bro. Paul Hamilton.
Memorial contributions may be given to the WHAS Crusade for Children.
Arrangements entrusted to Prewitt New Castle Funeral Home.