HELEN O. (Jones) POTTER
Morrison: - Helen Potter, 72, of 202 Cedar
St., Morrison, died Monday evening at Morrison Community Hospital.
Funeral services will be held Thursday at 10
a.m. at the Renkes-Reynolds Funeral Home. Burial will be in the Tampico
Cemetery. Visitation is from 7-9 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. A
memorial has been established in her memory to the Morrison United Methodist
Helen O. Jones was born Sept. 14, 1908 in Bureau
County, the daughter of Benjamin F. and Lucy Ellen Grimes Jones. She was
united in marriage to F. B. Potter on Nov. 26, 1960 in Morrison. He preceded
her in death on Aug. 22, 1964. She lived in Whiteside County her entire life
except for 10 years when she lived in Bailey, Michigan. She also lived in
Yorktown until 1960 when she moved to Morrison. Mrs. Potter was employed by
the State of Illinois as a social worker for 18 years until she retired. She
was a member of the Morrison United Methodist Church, the Miriam Circle of
the church, and an active member of the I W A.
Mrs. Potter is survived by one brother, Harry O.
Jones of Mount Morris. She was preceded in death by her husband and four
(The Daily Gazette, Sterling-Rock Falls,
Illinois, October 21, 1980 - Tuesday, pg 4, submitted by Melva L. Taylor)