Ralph Waldo Potter Sr. b 16 Jul 1920/1924 Letcher Co KY d 21 Feb 2003 Lexington KY; s/o Creed Flannery Potter and Sarah Rose Robinson. Ralph Potter m. Macie Emma Austin. Macie preceded Ralph in death and both are buried in McCleansboro, Illinois. Children of Ralph Waldo Potter and Macie Emma Austin;
1. Mary Emma Potter m. Barney Masters, son of Virginia. Children of Barney Masters and Mary Emma Potter;
i. Ralph Woodrow Masters d age 11 (Killed accidentally by playing with loaded gun).
2. Arella Mae Potter married Bruce Eugene Oliver, Julius Szabo, Dale McCarthy
Sr and Everett Hanvold. Children of Arella Mae Potter and Bruce Eugene Oliver;
ii. Lee Denise Barnene Masters has 1 boy and 1 girl.
iii. Tammy Jane Masters
i. Joseph "Joey" Eugene Oliver
Arella Mae Potter and Julius Szabo had child;
i. Macie Jo Szabo
Arella Mae Potter and Dale McCathy had children;
i. Ralph Andrew "Randy" McCarthy
3. Delilah Jo Potter m. Ron Gunter of Chorchill, TN.
ii. Dale "DJ" McCarthy Jr
4. Teresa Rae Potter m. Glendale Dail French Jr. Children of Teresa Rae
and Glendale Dail French Jr;
i. Glendale Dail French III m. Teresua Harkley. Children of Glendale
Dail French III and Teresua Harkley French;
I. Jordan Marie French
II. Joshua Glendale French
III. Jillian Alexandria French
ii. Cynthia Rae French m. Garry Adcock. Children of Cynthia and Garry Adcock;
I. Macie Kaylene Adcock
II. Sarah Renee Adcock
III. Luke Garret Adcock
iii. Wayne Douglas French m. Alana Pitts
5. Rita Marie Potter of Waddy, KY.
6. Ralph Waldo Potter Jr; Miles City, MT; m. Maywood Bentley. Children
of Ralph and Maywood;
i. David Martin Potter
7. William "Bill" Creed Flannery Potter married Melissa. Children of William
Flannery "Bill" Potter;
ii. Malinda Potter (Twin to Emily)
iii. Emily Potter (Twin to Malinda)
i. Sarah Elizabeth Potter
ii. William Flannery Potter Jr
iii. Talon Creed Potter
Obituary of Ralph W Potter
Obituary of Ralph Waldo Potter Sr. as follows; POTTER, Ralph W.
Sr., 78, of Lexington, Ky., formerly of McLeansboro (Illinois) d. 21
Feb 2003 at his home; b. 16 July 1924 in Letcher Co, KY; s/o Creed
POTTER & Sarah Rose ROBINSON; md Macie Emma AUSTIN, she is deceased;
surv. by step-mother, Ida POTTER of Houston, Tx; 2 sons, Ralph W. POTTER
Jr. of Miles City, MT; & William F. POTTER & wife Melissa of Jessamine Co,
Ky; 5 daughters: Mary Emma POTTER of Branson, Mo; Arella Mae & husband Everett
HANVOLD of Branson, Mo; Delilah GUNTER & husband Ron of Chorchill, Tenn;
Retta Marie POTTER of Waddy, Ky; & Thresa FRENCH & husband Dail of
McLeansboro; 5 bros. & 3 sisters; burial IOOF Cem, McLeansboro. (End of Obituary).
Recently Found 1st
Marriage of Ralph W Potter
Ralph W Potter is listed as having applied for a marriage license in the state of Alabama on what appears to be Dec 1, 1941 and were married on 1 Dec 1941 Marriage License Record Book No 18, Page 261 by Rev C W Milford in Phenix City AL. Ralph W Potter is listed as a Soldier, Father: Creed Potter Mother: Sarah Robertson. The Bride is listed as Margaret Britt, 1610 I Ave Colombus. GA, Color White. Age: 18 Date of birth: Sept 30, 1923. Occupation: None. Father: William E Britt. Mother: Mattie Bell Burt. Both are listed as their 1st marriage. Ralph W Potter was apparently a U.S. Army soldier at Fort Benning, near Columbus, Russell County, Georgia where he met this wife and married her there.
Ralph Waldo Potter and 1st Wife Margaret Britt Marriage