Thaxton-related abstracts from Warren County, Tennessee Genealogical Notes from the McMinnville Newspapers, 1880-1914, ed. Don Martini, 2011:
[Note from KJP: We need to buy this book – there are undoubtedly a lot more of these entries that we will find to be related]
Mrs. Blanks (6-9-1888) funeral will be preached this month/died last winter (Faulkner Springs).
Mrs. Henry Blanks (5-27-1910) died near Wayside beyond Tennessee Woolen Mills last Saturday/bur. Faulkner cem./leaves husband and children/mother of R. B. Blanks of Chattanooga and Mrs. G. B. Shawver of Springfield.
Mrs. Mary Morrow (9-12-1896) bur. at Mt. Zion Monday (Thaxton).
Elisha Reynolds (9-28-1889) died Wednesday (Viola).
Mrs. Hilly Reynolds (12-2-1882) widow of Joshua Reynolds, died in Dist 8 November 16, age 79.
Mrs. Susan Ann Reynolds (6-28-1907, 7-19-1907) died July 23 [KJP: sic] near Viola/bur Mt. Zion near thaxton/born April 17, 1846, dtr of Gillie and Martha Brown/member. ME Church at Mt. Zion since 1890/had 10 c (8 girls, 2 boys) 8 surviving.
Mrs. S. A. Etter (11-22-1890) died Wednesday of last week (Viola).
John Hardin (1-14-1888) who has been in Texas 15 years, is visiting (Viola).
Greek Brawley (6-10-1897) old [sic], died last Friday/bur. Mt. Zion (Viola).
John Humble (3-11-1893) left Thursday to return to his home at Marion, Iowa, after a visit here of 3-4 weeks with old friends and relatives/is a locomotive engineer for the chicago Milwaukee & St. Paul RR / left for the west 20 years ago / formerly of Thaxton.
George Allene Northcutt (1-5-1882) dtr of James A. and S. Northcutt, died December 19, 1881, age 6-1-4.
Ethel May Edwards (6-6-1896) dtr. of William Edwards, died at Thaxton June 4.
Son of Floyd Thaxton (7-11-1896) died at Thaxton July 3, age 3 / bur Mt. Zion.
Mrs. J. F. Thaxton (4-29-1910) died at Memphis recently / buried at Mt. Zion near Thaxton last Thursday / J. F. Thaxton has had 2 sons buried here in the past 4 years / he and dtr, Fairy, returned to Memphis Monday (Thaxton)
John Thaxton (5-31-1890) died last Monday at the home of his dtr, Belle, near Dunlap, age 80 / bur. Mt. Zion / member ME Church South (Viola)
Josephine Thaxton (12-11-1908, 12-18-1908) dtr of Dillard Thaxton, died at her home near Morrison Tuesday, age 2-2-25 / bur. Mt. Zion (Morrison).
Louie Thaxton (1-10-1908) infant son of L.F. Thaxton of Memphis, died there recently / bur. Mt. Zion (Thaxton).
Mrs. N. F. Thaxton (9-18-1902) died at home near Thaxton last Saturday last Saturday, age 35/leaves several children.
Pauline Thaxton (6-24-1904) died last Saturday after falling into a tub of water (Lawson’s Mill)
Mrs. Rhoda Thaxton (2-1-1896) died at Thaxton Monday, age 70 / bur. Mt. Zion / widow of John Wesley Thaxton / a Methodist since age 12 / leaves a son, J. L. Thaxton (merchant at Thaxton) and other grown children.
Thomas B. Thaxton (12-24-1896, 12-26-1896) died at Thaxton last Sunday, age 30 / leaves wife and 4 children / his father and sister died a few weeks ago.
Mrs. William Thaxton (6-6-1896) died May 30 at Thaxton.
William Thaxton and dtr, Lee-Ann (12-12-1896) both died Monday / his wife died last June / Lee-Ann was only child (Verbilla, Thaxton).