Malcolm Potts, 63, world traveler, a scientist at heart

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Malcolm Potts
Malcolm Potts

Malcolm Potts died Monday, Aug. 31, 2015, in Wilmington. He was 63.

He was born on Aug. 18, 1952, in Gateshead , Newcastle-upon-Tyne, United Kingdom, to Rita and Abel Potts.

Malc was a world traveler and a scientist at heart. He knew how to enjoy life to its fullest.

He is survived by his partner in travels, Ann; the daughters he loved and cherished, Sarah Minaya and Emma Potts; brother, Clifford Potts; son-in-law, Jose Minaya; and other relatives and friends around the world.

A glimpse and celebration of his life will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 4, 2015, at 7908 Sanderling Place, Wilmington, NC 28411.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Liz Barber – Tikondwe Malawi Project or other charitable organizations of your choice.

The family would like to extend condolences to Ann, Sarah, Emma and other family in the United Kingdom.

Please leave online condolences for the family at Andrews Mortuary.

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