Rev. Leo Preston Potts
Services for Rev. Leo Preston Potts are scheduled for Saturday at 10:00 am in Crystal Rock Cathedral in Ardmore with Bishop Richard Talley o?ciating and Gage Reed as a pallbearer. Interment will follow in Lone Grove West Cemetery. The family will hold a visitation on Friday evening from 6:00 to 7:00 pm at Craddock Funeral Home.
Leo was born March 20, 1941 in Binger, Ok. to Woodrow and Pauline (Berry) Potts. He passed this life on April 5, 2021 in a Denton, Tx. hospital.
He graduated from Lone Gove High School. He and Betty Howard married on February 27, 1960. She preceded him in death on December 30, 2012. He remarried Carol Morgan VanSickle on October 11, 2014 in Lone Grove Oklahoma.
Leo Studied Theology at International Seminary, Plymouth Florida in 1990
Leo worked for the Lone Grove Street Department for 6 years and served as Fire Chief for Lone Grove for 25 years. He has served his community for over 54 years as a Pentecostal church of god minister. PYPA president for 8 years,
Serving as Pallbearers will be Leo's Grandchildren, Levi Smothers, Brian, Byron, Nikki and Kaden Reed and Charles VanSickle.
He is survived by his wife Carol of the home, Daughter, Teresa Smothers of Lone Grove; Son, Larry Allen Reed of Wilson, Ok; brother, Clyde Franklin Potts of Ardmore; Grandchildren, Levi Smothers, Brian Reed, Nikki Reed, Byron Reed; Great Grandchildren Gage, Kaden, Matthew and Blake. He is also survived by Carols children, Gina and her spouse John Faulkner, Charles VanSickle and spouse Rhonda: Grandchildren, Dylan S. Kelly, Merissa Kelly, D.O., Raygan VanSickle and Salena Kelly; Great Grandchild, Emersyn Kelly.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Woodrow and Pauline Potts, wife, Betty Potts, brothers, James Wayne Potts and Woodrow Paul Potts.
In lieu of ?owers please send donations to the PCG Youth Department General Fund Po Box 83347
Oklahoma City, ok 73148 www.pcgok/giving
Online condolences can be made at craddockfuneralhome.com
Published on April 09, 2021