May 26, 1932 - February 7, 2021
Gig Harbor , Washington - James H. Potter passed away on 2/7/2021 in Gig Harbor, WA at the age of 88 years. He was born in Seattle, WA, and spent most of his life in the Pacific N.W. Jim began working in the trucking industry when he was very young. He continued his occupation as a truck driver, and was a business agent for Teamsters Local 313. Jim served active duty in Korea, and after the war was station at Fort Lewis, WA. He especially enjoyed his coffee groups, fishing, boating, and crafting in his garage. At one point, even building a sailboat with which he and and friends spent many happy times. Jim leaves behind his wife Virginia Potter, their daughters Judith Quast, Portland OR. Jeanne Briggs, Gig Harbor WA. And his son Jamie Potter, Sunrise OR. 8 grandchildren,12 great grandchildren. Sister Sally Olson, Brother Jerry Potter, as well as other relatives and friends who miss him. Forever in our hearts
Published in News Tribune (Tacoma) on Apr. 8, 2021.