Rader Funeral Home - Kilgore, TX

Fannie Jo King Poteet
February 2, 1926 - December 24, 2018
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Chapel Services for Fannie Jo King Poteet, 92, of Kilgore will be held at 10 a m, on Saturday, December 29, 2018, at Rader Funeral Home in Kilgore with Rev. Sonya Meador officiating. Interment will take place at 2 pm in McDonald Cemetery in Paris, Tx. Mrs. Poteet completed her earthly journey on Monday, December 24, 2018 in Longview.

Jo was born on February 7, 1926 in Paris to Ed and Maude King. She received her Master of Education from East Texas State Teacher’s College in Commerce. Jo taught 1st grade in public school districts for many years including Sabine, Kilgore Heights and Chandler Elementary. She was a longtime member of McCary’s Chapel United Methodist Church. She enjoyed sewing, reading and floral arranging. Her family was the source of her strength and spending time with them was when she was happiest.

Left to cherish her memory are her children, Mary Clark (Joe) of Tatum, Pat Warlick (Bart) of Athens, Dickey Poteet (Dorothy) of Kilgore; grandchildren, Clint Clark, Roger Clark, Nolan Clark (Wendy), Laura Clark-Reed (Allen), Tom Warlick (Leigh), Amy Murphy (Caleb), Melanie Garland, Rick Poteet, Julie McDonald ( Dave); great grandchildren, Vance, Candace, Alex, Zach, Karsyn, Coleman, Haleigh, Brooke, Josie, Jillian, Joshua, Ethan, Charlie and Jack. Also, left to carry on her legacy are numerous nieces, nephews, sisters in law, friends and other loving family members.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband J.D. Poteet, brother Scott King, sister Eddie Driver, great grandsons Nathan Clark and William Warlick.

The family wishes to express their heartfelt thanks and appreciation to the staff of Arabella in Kilgore and Summer Meadows Nursing and Rehabilitation for their excellent and compassionate care of Mrs. Poteet during the final days of her earthly journey.

The family will receive friends at Rader Funeral Home in Kilgore on Friday evening from 5 until 7.

In lieu of flowers the family requests that donations be made in Fannie Jo Poteet’s name to a charity of your choice.

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Fannie Jo King Poteet
February 2, 1926 - December 24, 2018
Visitation Schedule
Rader Funeral Home of Kilgore
401 North Martin Street
Kilgore, TX  75662
Friday, December 28, 2018
5p - 7p
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Memorial Services
Chapel at Rader Funeral Home
401 N. Martin St.
Kilgore, TX  75662
Saturday, December 29, 2018
10 a
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McDonald Cemetery
19th St
Paris, TX  75460
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