Fairfield resident Joan I. Potts, 52, passed away Monday, January 25, 2021, at Mary
Lanning Healthcare, Hastings, NE.
Memorial Service will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, February 6, at the Community
Presbyterian Church in Fairfield with Pastors Joyce and Ivan Dean officiating. Burial will
be at Fairfield Cemetery in Fairfield. Book signing will be 1-4 p.m. Friday at the funeral
home. Memorials may be given to the family to be designated at a later date. For the
health and safety of others face masks are required for those attending the funeral, your
cooperation is appreciated. Since there are material sharing restrictions, we ask that you
bring your own pen for signing the registration book or memorial envelopes. If you do
not bring one, we can do that for you. Private condolences may be sent to the family at
www.lbvfh.com. Livingston Butler Volland Funeral Home & Cremation Center is
serving the family.
Joan was born November 5, 1968, in Columbia, MO to James I. & Judy L. (Crane)
Martin. She graduated from Sandy Creek High School in 1987 and continued her
education at Central Community College. Later in life, Joan returned to CCC to continue
with her degree and graduated with a Bachelor of Science with a Degree in Accounting
from Bellevue University in March 2018. Joan married Shannon Potts on December 14,
1991, at Fairfield Community Presbyterian Church. She was an accountant and
bookkeeper for KAAPA Ethanol Plant and was a member of Fairfield Community
Joan was preceded in death by her parents and daughter, Andrea Potts.
Husband: Shannon Potts
Children: Alesia & Jason “Jay” Gabriel Santos Vazquez
Brother & Spouse: James & Michele Martin
Nephew: Bradon Martin