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 Donny Jay Poteet

Donny Jay Poteet

Birth
Paris, Lamar County, Texas, USA
Death 12 May 1970 (aged 23)
Dallas County, Texas, USA
Burial Grand Prairie, Dallas County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 6623467 · View Source
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Donny Jay Poteet , son of James Harold and Bonnie Juanita Barnes Poteet. Buried at Southland Memorial Park Cemetery in Grand Prairie , Dallas County, Texas. This is my Uncle who was well Loved. Photo Courtesy of Bobby W. Smith.

DONNY JAY POTEET
Arlington, Funeral Services for Donny Jay Poteet,23 of 1741 Grace, whose body was found Saturday on Camp Wisdom Road near Belt Line in Dallas County, will be held at 2:pm Tuesday in the Crestwood-Brown Funeral Chapel in Grand Prairie. Burial will be in Southland Memorial Park, Grand Prairie.
Mr. Poteet, a truck driver for Groendyke Transport Inc. Dallas had been missing for about a week when his body was discovered. Grand Prairie police said a perliminary autopsy report indicated he had been shot several times in the chest and once in the head.
A native of Paris, Lamar County , he had just recently moved to Arlington from Grand Prairie, where he had lived for 17 years. He had driven for Groendyke for six months.
Survivors: include Wife, Step-daughter, Miss Leona Yager of Arlington; a Step-son James Yager of Arlington, Parents Mr. and Mrs James H. Poteet of Grand Prairie; four brothers C.H.Poteet, Ronny Poteet, John Poteet, and Dale Poteet, of Grand Prairie; and four sisters, Mrs. Maggie Moore, Mrs. Peggy Morris, Miss Debra Poteet, and Vanessa Poteet, all of Grand Prairie.



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  • Created by: Bobby Wayne Smith
  • Added: 20 Jul 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6623467
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Donny Jay Poteet (19 Nov 1946–12 May 1970), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6623467, citing Southland Memorial Park, Grand Prairie, Dallas County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Bobby Wayne Smith (contributor 46544692) .