Marjorie Louise Poteet
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Marjorie Louise Poteet
  • December 19, 1934 - January 26, 2017
  • Richardson, Texas

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Marjorie "Marge" Louise Poteet (nee Drury), age 82, beloved wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, great-great grandmother, and friend, passed away January 26, 2017.



Marge grew up in Des Plaines, IL where she and her brothers, Sam and Bill, were stars of their high school swim team. She married Rufus Lafayette Poteet in 1955 and moved with him to his home state of Texas. Together they raised two daughters, Jennifer and Jeri, and son Michael in Richardson. Marge was an executive assistant at Texas Instruments for many years.



Marge is survived by Rufus, Jennifer, Jeri and Michael, as well as two grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren, one great-great grandchild and several nieces and nephews. She was pre-deceased by her brother Bill, her sister Julie, and her parents, Sam and Marjorie Drury.



A funeral service will begin at 11am on Friday, February 3, 2017 in the chapel at Rolling Oaks Funeral Home, 400 Freeport Parkway, Coppell, TX. The family will receive friends in the Grand Foyer of the funeral home following the service.



In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to the COPD Foundation.