Clyde E. Potts


Clyde E. Potts, 91, of Blue Springs, Missouri, passed away Wednesday, February 7, 2018 at home.  Memorial services will be held Saturday, February 17th at Oakland Methodist Church, 30701 E. Truman Road, Buckner, MO, with visitation at 12:00 p.m., followed by the service at 1:00 p.m.  Burial will be at a later date.  In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Oakland Church Remodeling Fund or the Oakland Ladies Aid Society.


Clyde was born September 1, 1926, in Grain Valley, Missouri, the son of Delbert and Grace (Brown) Potts.  He was a World War II Veteran with the U.S. Army.  He loved doing various lines of work and in 1988, retired as the Building Inspector for the City of Blue Springs.  Clyde and his wife of 71 years, Erma Lee (Dyer) Potts, enjoyed traveling, camping, his wood crafting, and especially family.  He was a member of the Oakland Methodist Church.


Clyde was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Riley and Earl; a sister, Lenora Barr.


His survivors include his wife, Erma Lee Potts; daughter, Yvonne Campbell (Robert); two grandchildren: Jason Campbell of Ft. Carson, CO, and Lindsey Ferreira (William) of Scott Air Force Base, IL; four great-grandchildren: Hailey and Gavin Ferreira, and Arya and Delilah Campbell; two sisters: Delma Dodson of Blue Springs, and Frances Noland of Oak Grove, MO; and a host of nieces and nephews.


Arrangements: Royer Funeral Home, Blue Springs, MO   816-229-5551



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