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Joseph Scott Poteat

March 18, 1999 — November 28, 2019

Joseph “Joey” Scott Poteat, 20 of Charlotte, NC passed away unexpectedly on Thursday, November 28, 2019.  His short life taught so many people about love, strength, friendship, and determination.  He brought joy and laughter to everyone who knew him.  He loved his friends and family with his whole heart…almost as much as he loved to eat macaroni and cheese! He attended Huntersville Elementary, Ridge Road Middle School, and Metro School before attending the PATH residential program in Creedmoor, NC and Skill Creations in Roanoke Rapids, NC.


He was born in Charlotte on March 18, 1999 to Scott and Jodi Poteat.  He is survived by his Dad; Scott, Mom; Jodi, and sisters Grace and Annie. He is also survived by his beloved Grandma and Papa; Joseph and Donna Williamson;and Grampy and Grammy; Bob and Sandy Poteat, his uncles, aunts, and cousins; Eric, Honey, Carter, and Hannah Williamson, and Tim, Leigh Ann, and Nathaniel Plemmons.


A visitation will be held Wednesday, December 4th from 6:00-9:00PM at Raymer-Kepner Funeral Home, 16901 Old Statesville Road, Huntersville, NC 28078.


A funeral mass will be held Thursday, December 5th at St. Mark Catholic Church, 14740 Stumptown Rd, Huntersville, NC 28078. Opening comments at 10:45AM and mass at 11:00AM.


In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to:


Autism Society of NC

5121 Kingdom Way

Suite 100

Raleigh, NC 27607


Holy Angels

6600 Wilkinson Blvd.
PO Box 710
Belmont, NC 28012

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Wednesday, December 4, 2019

6:00 - 9:00pm (Eastern time)

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Thursday, December 5, 2019

10:45am - 12:00pm (Eastern time)

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