Potts – Joyce Lucille passed away peacefully at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital on Wednesday, April 8th, 2015 in her 77th year. Dearly loved mother of Gail Potts of London, Claude Potts, Brad Potts, and Cindy (Murray) McDonald all of St. Thomas. Cherished grandmother of four grandchildren, Derek (Sonlancy) Faseruk, Laura, Kevin and Shain (Kelly) Potts all of St. Thomas, two great-grandchildren, Cailyn Forbes and Quinton Potts, and two great-nieces, Laura Ann and Claudia Gunning. Predeceased by her parents Howard and Laura (Patrick) Gunning and by her brothers, Murray and Claude Gunning. Joyce was born in St. Thomas on March 20th, 1939. She resided in St. Thomas all her life and worked as a Bell operator, then in the cafeteria at Eaton Yale and at the Wayside Dining Lounge.
Resting at Williams Funeral Home, 45 Elgin Street, St. Thomas where funeral service will be held on Saturday at 1:00pm. Interment to follow in Union Cemetery. Visitation will be held at the funeral home on Friday from 7-9pm. Memorial donations may be made to the charity of one’s choice. Online condolences may be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org