Rufus Raven (b.1968) was the father to Billy Raven and the husband to Ellen Raven. He was in the picture that Billy had of his parents. Rufus mentioned that "he doesn't like the way" that Manfred Bloor was watching him when Harold Bloor took their picture. Rufus died with his wife in a car crash planned by Ezekiel Bloor who hired a driver to run them over.
Rufus was best friends with Lyell Bone, and entrusted to him the box containing Maybelle's will.