MISSION - Bernice Potts, 76, passed away Saturday, July 14, 2012 in Mission.
She was born to Bennie and Jewel Hillis of Gainesville on October 15, 1935.
She was preceded in death by her parents and by a brother Dewayne Hillis.
Survivors include her husband of 48 years, Jon Potts of Mission; son, Tony Potts of Denton; daughter, Tammy Sanders of Oklahoma City, Okla.; brother, Gary Hillis of Gainesville; and a grandson.
A memorial service was held July 19 at the Southern Oasis clubhouse in Mission. Interment will be held Friday, July 20, at 10:00 a.m. at the Rio Grande Valley State Veterans Cemetery in Mission.