Betty Marie Pottridge Stafford Obituary

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Betty Marie Pottridge Stafford, 87, of Waldron, Arkansas was born November 13, 1930 in Bates, Arkansas to the late Edgar and Tilitha (Thompson) Pottridge and went to be with her Lord on May 2, 2018 in Waldron, Arkansas. She was married to Marvin Braziel.

She is survived by:

Two sons:
Kenneth Braziel of Reno, Nevada
David Braziel and wife Teresa of Bentonville, Arkansas

Two brothers:
Gary Pottridge and wife Ann of Bates, Arkansas
Gene Pottridge of Heavener, Oklahoma

Two sisters:
Twila Maxwell of Eufaula, Oklahoma
Shirley Brothers of Plainview, Arkansas

Many grandchildren and great-grandchildren

Numerous other loved ones and friends


She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Marvin Braziel; two daughters, Marilyn Lindholm and Carolyn Boga; two brothers, Leon Pottridge and Doss Pottridge; and two sisters, Peggy Bennett and Linda Hill. Betty was a life-long resident of the area and a homemaker. She enjoyed spending time with her family and friends.


Funeral service will be 10:00 a.m., Saturday, May 5, 2018 at the Dowden-Roberts Funeral Home Chapel in Heavener, Oklahoma with Brother James Self and Mr. Terry (Tink) Nix officiating.


Burial will follow in Howe Cemetery under the direction of Dowden-Roberts Funeral Home of Heavener, Oklahoma.


Pallbearers will be: Bobby Cagle, Jason Pottridge, Rod Nix, Mike Nix, Joel Cagle, and Brian Lindholm.


Honorary Pallbearers will be: Johnny Mengel and BJ Cagle.


Viewing will be from noon until 8:30 p.m., Friday. The family will meet with friends on Friday from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home.


To sign Mrs. Stafford’s online guestbook please visit



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