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Elva Erma Jenkins Potter
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Birth: May 17, 1913
China Hill
Richmond County
Virginia, USA
Death: Sep. 9, 1962
Arlington
Arlington County
Virginia, USA

Elva Erma was one of nine children of Daniel Conrad Jenkins & Miscal Aura Carter Jenkins. She married Thomas Dudley Potter, Sr. on Dec. 24, 1931 in Silver Spring, MD. They had two sons, Thomas Dudley Potter, Jr. and Richard Arthur Potter.

Obituary:

Mrs. Elva Jenkins Potter, 49, of Arlington died Sunday morning in an Arlington hospital after a long illness.
She is survived by her husband, Thomas D. Potter; two sons, Thomas D. Potter, Jr. of Arlington and Arthur Potter of Miami, Fla.; two grandchildren; her parents, Mr. and Mrs. D. C. Jenkins, Sr. of Kilmarnock; six sisters, Mrs. Doris Sanford of Washington, Mrs. Oleta Havelock of Levittown, Pa.; Mrs. Gleniss Crowther and Mrs. Mavis Haynie, both of Kilmarnock, Mrs. Aura Faye Hicks of Fredericksburg and Mrs. Lila Rose of Foxwells, and one brother, D. C. Jenkins, Jr. of Kilmarnock.
Funeral services were held Wednesday at 2 p.m. at Murphy's Funeral Home, Arlington. Elder Arthur D. Wetmore, former pastor of Kilmarnock Seventh-day Adventist Church, conducted the services. Burial took place in Arlington.

From the Rappahannock Record, Kilmarnock, VA. 
 
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 Parents:
  Daniel Conrad Jenkins (1886 - 1975)
  Miscal Aura Carter Jenkins (1888 - 1965)
 
 Spouse:
  Thomas Dudley Potter (1908 - 1996)*
 
 Children:
  Richard Arthur Potter (1935 - 1997)*
 
 Siblings:
  Dorris Ethlyn Jenkins Burns-Sanford (1905 - 1980)*
  Wilmer Vernon Jenkins (1907 - 1955)*
  Gleniss Aura Jenkins Crowther (1908 - 2004)*
  Oleta Amelia Jenkins DeMar-Havelock (1910 - 1983)*
  Elva Erma Jenkins Potter (1913 - 1962)
  Mavis Theressa Jenkins Haynie (1917 - 1988)*
  Daniel Cameron Jenkins (1918 - 1993)*
  Aura Faye Jenkins Hicks (1921 - 1983)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
National Memorial Park
Falls Church
Fairfax County
Virginia, USA
 
Created by: GJ
Record added: Apr 15, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 35911940
Elva Erma <i>Jenkins</i> Potter
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Elva Erma <i>Jenkins</i> Potter
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Elva Erma <i>Jenkins</i> Potter
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