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Corinne (Wallenberg) Potts
Born - Sunday, March 14, 1915
Deweese, Clay Center County, Nebraska
Married - December 1935
Died - Wednesday, December 27, 1939
Macy, Thurston County, Nebraska
Burial - Decatur, Burt County, Nebraska
24 Years 9 Months 13 Days
Mrs. Corrine Potts
Other Fairfield News
By Mrs. C.A. Goosic Sun Representative
Mr. and Mrs. William Wallenberg received word Wednesday morning that their daughter, Corrine Potts passed away that morning at Macey. Mr. and Mrs. Wallenberg left immediately to attend the funeral.
Corrine Potts Wallenberg was born March 14, 1915 at Deweese, Nebraska. When a few years of age, moved to Fairfield with her parents. She lived here until her marriage. She was graduated from the Fairfield High School and taught school in Nuckolls county one term.
She was united in marriage to Woodrow Potts of Macey, Nebraska in the year 1935. To this union was born two children, Barbara Louise and Gary Dee. Barbara preceded her mother in death just 18 days, at the age of 3 years, 6 months and 3 days. Mrs. Potts leaves to mourn her departure, her husband Woodrow Potts and Macey, son Gary Dee; her parents, Mr. and Mrs. William Wallenberg; three brothers, Carl of Newport, Rhode Island, William and George of Fairfield; four sisters, Mrs. Ivy Shaw, Mrs. Vera Shunkwiler of Fairfield, Fern Hoyt of Clay Center and Avis Woods of Blue Hill.
Burial was made at Decatur, Nebraska.
Clay County Sun
January 4, 1940
Husband - Woodrow Wilson Potts
Born - Saturday, January 17,
Sioux City Hospital
Sioux City, Woodbury County, Iowa
Father - John Potts
Born - November 1876 - Missouri
Mother - Malissa Potts
Born - October 1875 - Missouri
in a Sioux City hospital.
Mr. Potts was born January 17, 1915, at Decatur, Nebraska.
He was a World War II veteran and was a retired construction worker.
Services will be at 2:30 p.m., Friday in the Munderloh Funeral Home in
Walthill, Nebraska. The Reverend Russell Maryott will officiate.
Survivors include a son, Gary of Sioux City; and a daughter, Miss
Shannon Potts of Sioux City; three brothers, John and Fred, both
of Walthill and Jess of Omaha; and six sisters, Mrs. Frank (Octavia)
Jenkins of Dakota City, and Mrs. Nola Hightree, Mrs. Peggy Nelson, Mrs. Mary McClain and Mrs. Nettie Butrous, all of Omaha and Mrs. Stella Gilson of Walthill.
Daughter - Barbara Louise Potts
Born - June 9, 1933
Walthill, Thurston County, Nebraska
Died - December 12, 1939
(Died of Diphtheria)
3 Years 6 Months 3 Days
Son - Gary Dee Potts
Born -October 1939
Sister - Alvina (Wallenberg) Shaw
Born - December 17, 1900
Brother - Carl Wallenberg
Born - November 8, 1903
Phillipsburg, Phillips County, Kansas
Married - May 31, 1930
First Baptist Church
San Diego, California
Died - June 20, 1971 - Massachusetts
Buried - Somerville, Middlesex County, Massachusetts
Wife -Ora B. (Schurman) Wallenberg
Born - August 3, 1909 - Massachusetts
Died - November 30, 2002 - Plymouth, Massachusetts
Brother - William August Wallenberg
Born - April 1, 1906
Brother - George W. Wallenberg
Born - September 15, 1907
Sister - Vera (Wallenberg) Shunkwiler
Born - July 22, 1910
Sister - Fern (Wallenberg) Hoyt
Born - January 3, 1913
Sister - Avis (Wallenberg) Woods
Born - September 17, 1917
Father - William Henry Wallenberg
Mother - Christina (Muller) Wallenberg
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