Mr. Fred Potts, age 57, of Castalian Springs, passed away on April 8, 2021. He was born in Corpus Christi, Texas on March 22, 1964 to Janice Flynn and the late David Potts.
Fred enjoyed being outdoors, he loved fishing, camping, hiking, and traveling. He was a proud Veteran of the United States Army specializing in Aviation Chinook helicopters. He enjoyed telling jokes, that normally ended up being a story with a punch line. He loved to pass on knowledge to his children and to educate them and anyone who would listen. He previously worked at Kroger Market place and was currently working for Dorman f and enjoyed meeting new people and old friends. He loved watching westerns and football on TV. He also enjoyed helping people and volunteering with the V.A distributing food boxes. He was loving father, son, brother, and friend who will be truly missed.
Fred is survived by his children, Tauna (George) Kingery, Ethan Potts, and Alayna Potts; their mother, Stephanie McDougal Potts; his mother, Janice Potts; siblings, Rochelle (Robert) DeGraff, Mindy Bell and Gaela (Chuck) Whitaker; and aunts, Connie Walters and Carol Wright. He is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews.
A life celebration will be held at 12pm, Wednesday, April 14th in the chapel of Crestview Funeral Home with visitation from 10am-12pm prior to the service. Burial will be in Crestview Memory Gardens.
Crestview Funeral Home, Memory Gardens, and Cremation Center are in charge of arrangements. 1623 Hwy 109 N, Gallatin TN 37066. www.crestviewfh.com