Susan Lenora Potts (1877-1935)
Wayne County, NC

Susan Lenora Potts was the daughter of William and Willie Potts and married Robert Phillip Raeford abt 1901. Included in the large family photo of William, Willie, children with spouses and grandchildren is Ether Raiford, daughter of Susan and Robert Raiford. She does not appear in the 1910 census and must have died before this time.

1910 Duplin County, NC Census - Warsaw
Susan Raiford, age 31
Years married: 9
Husband Robert P. Raiford, age 31
Son Ralph Raiford, age 6
Son William Raiford, age 3

1920 Duplin County, NC Census - Warsaw
Susan L. Raiford, age 42
House number: Farm
Could read and write
Husband Robt. P. Raiford, age 42, Farmer
Son Ralph P. Raiford, age 16
Son Wm. R. Raiford, age 13

1930 Duplin County, NC Census - Warsaw
Susan L. Raiford, age 52
Age at first marriage: 22
Could read and write
Husband: Robert P. Raiford, age 54, Farmer
Susan Lenora died in 1935

Susan Lenora Raiford Death Certficate 24 April 1935

"The News & Observer" 3 Oct 1950
Robert P. Raiford Obituary
Ralph Potts Raiford at Duke University - 1925

"The Herald Palladium" Benton Harbor, Michigan 3 March 1967
Ralph P. Raiford Obituary