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Maude Lawrence Poteat
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Mrs. Maude Ann Lawrence Poteat, age 97 of North Wilkesboro passed away Monday, October 9, 2017 at Wilkes Senior Village.

Funeral services will be held 2:00 PM Thursday, October 12, 2017 at Antioch Baptist Church with Rev. Ken Pardue and Pastor Donald P. Bowling officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends immediately following the service in the Fellowship Hall.

Mrs. Poteat was born August 12, 1920 in Wilkes County to William Philmore and Lilly Gregory Lawrence. She was a devoted member of Antioch Baptist Church, loved by her community, friends and family and was a faithful wife, mother and grandmother.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband; Coy Reason Poteat.

She is survived by one daughter; Jane Poteat Phillips and husband Tommy of Wilkesboro, four sons; Charles Poteat of Hickory, Edward Poteat and wife Wanda of Statesville, Phil Poteat and wife Mary Bea of Wilmington and Lewis Poteat and wife Donna of Cornelius, seven grandchildren; Sandra Thompson and husband Jock, Sarah Stone and husband Michael, Ashley Pagliughi and husband Dave, Steven Poteat, Kelly Goodwin and husband Doug, Arden Eller and husband Dennis and Laura Phillips, eleven great grandchildren; Coy Pagliughi, Madeline Pagliughi, Ashton Pagliughi, Jackson Goodwin, Ella Goodwin, Harper Goodwin, Clayton Goodwin, Julian Phillips, Paige Eller, Harvey Stone and Bennett Stone and one sister; Eva Gregory of North Wilkesboro and special family member; Eric Livingston.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Antioch Baptist Church Playground Fund, 1298 Antioch Church Road, Wilkesboro, NC 28697.

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2:00 PM
Antioch Baptist Church

1298 Antioch Ch. Rd.
Wilkesboro, NC 28697

Cemetery Details


Anitoch Baptist Church Cemetery

1298 Antioch Church Road
Wilkesboro, NC 28697

Memorial Contribution

Antioch Baptist Church Playground Fund

1298 Antioch Church Road
Wilkesboro, NC 28697

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