OBITUARY: Louise Potts McKee


Louise Potts McKee, age 91, a resident of Columbia, passed away Sunday, October 22, 2023, at Poplar Estates.

Born on June 3, 1932, in Hickman County, Tennessee, Louise was the daughter of the late Hardy Potts and the late Etta Mai Kelley Potts.

She enjoyed quilting and loved flowers. She worked many years as an EKG tech at Maury Regional Medical Center. Louise was a member of Liberty Baptist Church.

She is survived by her son, Richard (Johanna) McKee of Nashville, daughter, Joan (Billy) Johns of Columbia, grandchildren, Marty Johns, Douglas Johns, and Weston McKee, and five great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Frank Thomas McKee, and son, Terry McKee.

A graveside service will be held on Tuesday, October 24, 2023, at 11:00 AM at Polk Memorial Gardens with Pastor Jim Ledbetter officiating. Heritage Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.

The family would like to thank the staff of Poplar Estates Assisted Living Facility for their loving, compassionate care.


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