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Obituary: Florence Garland Potts

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ST. GEORGE, UT - <! > Florence Marie Potts, 78, passed away Thursday, Jan. 10, 2002 at Dixie Regional Medical Center in St. George.

She was born Oct. 13, 1923 in Chicago, IL to Christian Ole and Ragna Marie Englebretsen Han-sen. She married Adelbert Garland in 1943. He passed away in 1970. She mar-ried Kenneth Potts in 1971 who passed away in 1992. Florence attended school in Chicago, IL. After graduation, she began working in the banking industry. She moved to Salt Lake City in 1952 where she worked at Valley State Bank for 20 years and Sinclair Oil Corporation for 30 years. She retired to St. George in 1996. She was a member of the Lutheran Church. Florence loved traveling with her sister and spending time with her family.

She is survived by her son, Glen (Kathy) Garland, St. George; daughter, Cindy (Doug) Curlis, Salt Lake City, UT; seven grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; sister, Evelyn (Eugene) Gebhardt, Warrens, WI; several nieces and nephews.

Graveside services will be Mon. Jan 14, 2002, 1 p.m., Valley View Memorial Park, 4335 W. 4100 S, West Valley City, UT. Friends and family may call one hour prior to services at the Valley View Funeral Home located at the same address. Directors, Spilsbury & Beard Mortuary, 673-2454.