William D. Potter

August 29, 1951 - December 6, 2010
William D. Potter


William D. Potter 59, of Wilmington, NC died Monday, December 6, 2010 at his home.

Bill was born in Vicksburg, MS August 29, 1951, and was a Jeweler for many years.

Surviving are his wife Shelley S. Potter, father and step-mother William and Rosemary Potter of Gulfport, MS and mother Bobbie Kaiser of Plainview, TX, brother Chuck Potter of Wilmington, sisters Leslie Potter of Boulder, CO, Lynn Wells of Plainview, TX and Karen Morrione of Atlanta, GA.

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Wilmington Burial and Cremation Service, 1535 S 41st Street, Wilmington, NC 28403 910.791.9099


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  • January 06, 2011
    Happy shaughnessy says:
    Just got the sad news Bill passed......we were very close at Millsaps.....I was lucky to spend a day with him back around 2000 in San Francisco.....rehashed lots of great memories....regards to ALL family & friends....my pal Peggy still has some photos he took back in the day.....HAP

  • December 08, 2010
    Mike Rossi and Family says:
    Shelley and Family, Our hearfelt condolences go out to you at this difficult time

  • December 08, 2010
    Laurene Perry says:
    I knew Mr. Potter professionally, and could always rely on his twinking eyes and broad smile to brighten my day. I will be praying the angels to guide him home.

  • December 09, 2010
    Ken Adams & Family says:
    So sorry for your loss. Our thoughts are with you.

  • December 16, 2010
    Sherry Sylvester Dryden says:
    My condolences to the loss of Bill. I went to school with Bill in Clinton, MS. Fond memories.