In memory of
Ernestine "Coot" Potts
Ernestine "Coot" Potts, 94, of Harrisburg, peacefully transitioned into eternal life on Wednesday, April 12, 2017 in the peace and love of her home. She was born in Charlotte, NC, daughter of the late Bush and Levia (Phiffer) Weathers, retired from the Bayuk Cigar Factory, a faithful member of The Greater Zion Missionary Baptist Church and in her leisure, enjoyed fishing, baseball, gardening and watching her favorite TV shows. Ernestine was the widow of Alonzo Potts, Sr. and leaves to celebrate her life, her sons, Henry Potts of Harrisburg and Mark Ortiz of Winslow Township, NJ; her daughters, Elizabeth Springer of Harrisburg and Monica Potts Massey (Robert); her sister-in-law, Lillian Weathers, all of Charlotte, NC; her 14 grandchildren; 31 great-grands; 29 great-great grands; 2 great-great-great grands and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Her life will be celebrated on Thursday, April 20 at 11 a.m. in the Sanctuary of her church, 212 N. Progress Ave., with viewing 10 a.m. until 11a.m. and burial in William Howard Day Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to the Ministry of Comfort of Major H. Winfield Funeral Home Corp., Steelton. www.majorhwinfieldfuneralhome.com www.pennlive.com/obits
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