Also known by his middle name of "Rayburn" and a nickname of "Ray." Middle name has also been reported as "Raymond." "Rayburn" confirmed by family sources. Jesse was a son of Sherman Sheridan Potts & Ethel Lynn Beebe. Jesse first married Bernetta Frances Wright (1903-1987) on May 27, 1919 in Ponca City, Kay Co., Oklahoma. They had two identified sons. Marriage ended in divorce. Jesse then married Thelma M. Paris (1906-1990) in about 1926. Details on this marriage have not been determined. They had four identified children.
I SHARE A MCMONIGLE ANCESTOR WITH JESSE'S FIRST WIFE, BERNETTA WRIGHT. IF YOU ARE RELATED TO THIS FAMILY, PLEASE CONTACT DAVID L. MCMONIGLE, THE CREATOR OF THIS MEMORIAL. -
David L. McMonigle Added: Aug. 3, 2009