Hazel Doreen Potter Michael

Salem, SC — Hazel Doreen Potter Michael, 86, wife of Robert John Michael, of Salem, passed away on Friday, February 9, 2024, at her home.


A native of Luton, England, Mrs. Michael was the daughter of the late James Thomas Potter and Ellse Lewis Potter. She loved knitting, crocheting, cooking, and baking. Mrs. Michael retired as a seamstress and attended Calvary Baptist Church in Salem.


In addition to her husband, Mrs. Michael is survived by her sons: Darren Michael of Bethel, AK, Carl Michael of Anchorage, AK, Jodie D. Michael of Salem, SC; daughters: Gale C. Norris of Tamassee, SC, and Lynne New of West Union, SC; 13 grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren.


In addition to her parents, Mrs. Michael was preceded in death by her brothers: Ralph Smith and Carlos Potter; and sisters: Kathleen Little and Beryl Parkinson; all from England.


Funeral services will be held at 3:00 PM, Saturday, February 17, 2024 at Davenport Funeral Home, with burial to follow at Evergreen Memorial Gardens.


A visitation will be held from 1:30 – 3:00 PM, Saturday, February 17, 2024, prior to the service, at Davenport Funeral Home.


Flowers are accepted or memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

by visiting: www.stjude.org/donate


The family is at the residence.