Maggie Poteat was born Maggie Louise Farmer to the late Carl and Maggie Farmer. Maggie was the third of fourteen children and was preceded in death by four siblings; Joan Lilly, Alice Barnett, Earl Farmer Jr. and Betty Jean Farmer. She was a member of the Semora Congregation of Jehovah’s Witnesses in Blanch, North Carolina.
She is survived by her husband: Wayne Poteat, eight sisters: Mary Vann (Devon) of Ft. Washington, MD; Gerdean, Hope and Dynetta Farmer of Milton, NC; Suezatte Bailey (Reginald) of Danville, Va; and Veronica Wilkerson (Marcus) of Roxboro, NC. Three brothers: John Farmer (Yuvette) of Roxboro, NC, David Farmer (Edith) and William Leon Farmer (Renee) of Milton, NC. along with many nieces, nephews and friends.
A memorial service will be held at 1 pm in the John Mims Chapel of Blackwell Funeral Home of Yanceyville on Thursday, July 23rd, 2020 .
Condolences may be posted to blackwellfhyanceyville.com. Services entrusted to Blackwell Funeral Home of Yanceyville.
Graveside service will be held on July 19, 2020 at 3:00 PM at Mountain View Cemetery in Danville, VA.