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Poteat, Kathleen

Female 1910 - 2006  (95 years)


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  • Name Poteat, Kathleen 
    Born 12 Oct 1910  Caswell County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Name Totsie 
    Reference Number 8102 
    Died 5 Feb 2006  Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I7971  Caswell County
    Last Modified 28 Jul 2022 

    Father Poteat, James Allen,   b. 29 Jan 1857,   d. 29 Sep 1937  (Age 80 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Foster, Laura,   b. 9 Oct 1871,   d. 17 Dec 1943  (Age 72 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Reference Number 39941 
    Family ID F2758  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Jones, Cassell William,   b. 18 Nov 1909, Pittsylvania County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Dec 1983, Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Reference Number 56488 
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. Living
    Last Modified 28 Jul 2022 
    Family ID F4286  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 12 Oct 1910 - Caswell County, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 5 Feb 2006 - Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Kathleen P. "Totsie" Jones

      Kathleen Poteat "Totsie" Jones of Cary, passed away Feb. 5, 2006, at the Blue Ridge Health and Rehabilitation Center in Raleigh, after several months of illness.

      Kathleen was born Oct. 12, 1910, to James Allen and Laura Foster Poteat in Yanceyville. She was the 12th of 13 children.

      Mrs. Jones is survived by her son, Cassell William Jones Jr. and wife Shelby of Wake Forest, and daughter, Laura Ann Brann and husband, N. Maitland Brann of Cary. She had four grandchildren; N.M. (Nim) Brann Jr. and wife Kelly, Kathy Brann, Cassell William Jones III (Bill) and wife Gabi, and Kimberly Jones Ross and husband James M. Ross II. She had five great-grandchildren; Cassell William Jones IV, Jessie Jones Ross, Sasha McCausland Ross, Coleman Maitland Brann and Gordon Vincent Brann.

      Kathleen graduated from Bartlett Yancey High School in 1927 and married Cassell W. Jones of Danville, Va., the co-founder of Jesse Jones Sausage Company, in 1927.

      She was instrumental in the development of that company for many years. She enjoyed golf, reading and many crafts. She was active in the Senior Citizens of Danville, Va., the XYZ (Extra Years of Zest) of Cary, and the MacGregor Downs Garden Club.

      She was a member of Calvary Methodist Church in Danville, Va., and after moving to Cary in 1980, was a member at White Plains United Methodist Church.

      A service was held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 7, in the Apex Funeral Home Chapel, 550 W. Williams St. in Apex. The family received friends at the Apex Funeral Home for an hour prior to the funeral service, from 10 to 11 a.m. Burial and graveside rites were at Highland Burial Park in Danville, Va., at 3:30 p.m. on Tuesday.

      Memorials may be made to Duke Comprehensive Cancer Center at DUMC 3828, Durham, NC 27710, or to a charity of your choice.