In memory of
Laura Bee Potter Sept. 15, 1929 - Jan. 7, 2020 OKLAHOMA CITY The world was blessed Sept. 15, 1929, with Laura Bee Hart (Potter). She passed from this world to heaven Jan. 7, 2020. She grew up in Oklahoma City and graduated Capitol Hill High School in 1947. She met and fell in love with Haskell Potter from Stratford, OK. They were married April 17, 1948. Her wedding dress was stunning and made from Haskell's paratrooper parachute. They had six children together. She worked for Southwestern Bell as a telephone operator. She loved animals and took in many strays in her lifetime, mostly due to her husband and children. She would nurse them back to health and give them a forever home. She was a Noble Grand of the Pauls Valley Rebekahs Lodge No. 157. She was a loving Mother and wife. She retired from a CPA assistant job at age 62 years. She loved to read and work puzzle books after retirement. Survived by children, Marilyn Alexander and family, of OKC; Susan & Don Miller and family, of Wellston; David & Maurene Potter and family, of Choctaw; Tony & Maria Potter and family, of OKC; and James & Dellia Dion and family, of OKC. She was preceded in death by her husband, Haskell Potter; her parents, Samuel & Georgia Hart; daughter, Mary Ruth Potter; brother, Claude Hart; in-laws, Charlie & Alta Potter, Boyd Potter, Haskell Cosby, Valton Potter, Lillian Mitchell, and Ruth Chisholm; son-in-law, Stan Alexander; grandsons, Lynn Rush and Jeremy Potter; and great-grandsons, Aydon Dion and Joshua Rush. May you find peace and rest in the arms of God and forever be in our hearts Mom. Funeral Services were held 11 a.m. Friday, Jan. 10, 2020, at DeArman/Pickard Chapel Stratford, OK, the Rev. Keith Stevens officiating. Arrangements under the direction of DeArman-Pickard Funeral Home, 305 W. Smith St., Stratford, OK.
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