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Jones, Susie W.

(born: 1891  -  died: 1984) 

Born in Danville, KY, Susie Williams Jones served as the first president and vice-president of the United Council of Church Women in North Carolina between 1944 and 1946. She was chair of the Intercultural and Interracial Relations Committee, Women's Division of Christian Service in the Methodist Church in 1944. Susie Jones' parents met when they were students at Berea College. Her husband, David Dallas Jones, was president of Bennett College for Women. For more see Who's Who in Colored America, 1950; and chapter 21, E. H. Wilson & S. Mullalley, "Esse quam videri: Susie Williams Jones," in Worlds of Difference: inequality in the aging experience, by E. P. Stoller & R. C. Gibson.


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NKAA Source: Who's who in colored America: an illustrated biographical directory of notable living persons of African descent in the United States (1950)
NKAA Source: Worlds of difference: inequality in the aging experience

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