POTEETE, Lemma Goodson
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Lemma Goodson Poteete, 94, of Marietta passed away Saturday, September 14, 2013. Born December 2, 1918, the daughter of Alfred Hannon and Lillie Clayton Goodson of Woodstock, she lived most of her life in Marietta with husband Dewey Lake Poteete (deceased)Other family members preceding her in death include children Barbara Ann Poteete, Rodger Barry Poteete; siblings Howard Goodson, Elbert Goodson, Mary Alice Jackson, Berta Lee Jackson, and Ava Rilla Rogers. She is survived by children Nancy Smith (E.L.) of Athens and Ronald Lake Poteete (Vi) of Marietta; brother Roy Goodson (Lois); grandchildren Ken Smith (Donna), Sheila Tyson (Don), Amy Poteete, Kevin Poteete (Courtney), Michelle Petteys (Jason); great grandchildren Andrew Tyson, Sarah Tyson, Clint Petteys, Celia Schaar, Julia Petteys, Chloe Poteete, Peri Poteete, and Harper Poteete; and several nieces and nephews. Mrs. Poteete was a member of Noonday Baptist Church. She enjoyed traveling with her husband and visited many states collecting antique furniture. She was also a gifted seamstress and enjoyed quilting and needlework. Visitation will be Saturday September 21 from 12:30-2PM followed by a funeral at 2PM at Mayes Ward-Dobbins Funeral Home, Church Street, Marietta. Pallbearers will be Ken Smith, Kevin Poteete, Don Tyson, Jason Petteys, Andrew Tyson, and Clint Petteys. Interment will be at Noonday Baptist Church Cemetery.

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