William M Potter, age 97, was called home to be with the Lord on August 2, 2021. Longtime member of St. Philip Episcopal Church, US Army WW II Veteran, member of Phi Beta Sigma, INC, and owner of B.A.C. Reality Company, which he founded and ran with his wife for over 45 years. He is preceded in death by parents, McKinley and Sarah Potter; son, William W. Potter; and 8 siblings. He is survived by his loving wife, Evangeline Potter; children, Sarah Locke, Nancy (William) Collier-Smith, and David (Cora) Potter; grandchildren, Kamau Collier, Amanda Locke, Christopher Potter, Allen Potter, and Aaron Potter, 4 great grandchildren; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends. Home-going celebration 10AM Saturday, August 7, 2021 at St Philips Episcopal Church, 166 Woodland Ave. Family will receive friends 9AM until time of service. Interment, Green Lawn Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to SMOOT FUNERAL SERVICES 4019 E. Livingston Avenue, Columbus, Ohio, 43227. 614-44-1463
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