Mixsonian

 THE MIXON-MIXSON FAMILY

5304 THOMAS JEFFERSON MIXON, CHRISTOPHER COLUMBUS MIXON (1194), RUSSELL MIXON, RUSSELL MIXON, MORGAN W. MIXON (1050), JEHU MIXON II (989), JEHU MIXON (976), MICHA MIXON (701), JOHN MIXON IV (6), JOHN MIXON III (3), JOHN MIXON II (2), JOHN MIXON I (1)

Thomas Jefferson Mixon, s. of Christopher Columbus Mixon(1194) and his wife, Ann Priscelar Carson Mixon, was b. in Louisiana, Aug. 24, 1882, d. Feb. 2, 1955, m. Carrie Neely in Winn Parish, LA , Nov. 26, 1905, dau. of Samuel Meredith and Josephine Guin Neely - b. Jan. 11, 188, d. April 5, 1974 in Shreveport, LA Both were buried in Deadwood Cemetery, Deadwood, TX Mr. Mixon (who d. at Longstreet, LA ) followed sawmill work for several years in Winn Parish, LA , where his first three children were born, then moved to Deadwood, Texas, where he continued sawmilling until after his 65th birthday.

Census:

1900 San Patrice, Sabine, LA, age 17, listed as step son of John R Bonett-36 and Rozcilla Bonett-38, also brother Fran Mixon-14

1910 Kiesche Ward 7, Winn, LA, age 28, wife Carry M-24, children: Willie-3, Asley L-1

1920 Justice Precinct 6, Panola, TX, age 37, wife Carrie-34, children: Willis-13, Arlie-11, Auddie-10, Loy-4, Louis-3, Edith-1

1930 Police Jury Ward 1, De Soto, LA, age 48, wife Carrie-43, children: Ira L-15, Louis-12, Thjomas J-10, Morris C-8, Wilder M-5, Guy W-2

1940 DeSoto, LA, age 57, wife Annie J-54, cjildren Merris C-18, William-14, Guy W-12

Children:

4659 Willie (Bill) Mixon - b. Feb. 9, 1907, d. Jan. 17, 1972 at his home in Houston, Texas, buried in Deadwood, Texas, Cemetery, Jan. 20, 1972. He m. Edna Bowling Hickman, b. Oct. 16, 1904 d. Dec. 24, 1982, bur. Crestview Memorial Park, Wichita Falls, TX. Edna Ellen Bowling Hickman (a widow) who had two children by a previous marriage. They were small at the time of Mr. Mixon's marriage and since he and wife had no children by him, he reared the children (listed below) as if they were his own:

Census: 1940 Midlothian, Ellis, TX, age 33 wife Edna-35, step children: James E Hickman-17, Marie Hickman-11

Step children:

7240 J. E. Hickman, who is married and lives in Wichita Falls, TX

7241 Lillian Marie Hickman

4660 Arlie Lavona Mixon - b. Oct. 11, 1908 in Winn Parish, LA, d. Nov 2, 1997, m. Nov. 1, 1951, Douglas Musselwhite - b. May 4, 1911 in Attala City, MS, d. May 1983. Both bur. Forest Park East Cemetery, Shreveport, Caddo Parish , LA. No children.

*4661 Audie (Lois) Mixon -b. Jun 4, 1910, d. Jul 30, 2008

4662 Ira Lee Mixon - b. May 13, 1913, d. Nov. 2, 1969, buried in Deadwood, Texas, Cemetery

4663 Calvin Loy Mixon - b. Sept. 12, 1912 at Deadwood, Texas, d. July 17, 1926.

4664 Alvin Roy Mixon - b. Sept. 12, 1912 (Twin) at Deadwood, Texas, d. Aug. 6, 1916.

4665 Lois Priscilla Mixon (named for her grandmother) - b. July 26, 1917 at Deadwood, TX,  d. bef 2008,  m. Curtis Rayford Gray, b. Mar 9, 1913, d. Dec 3, 1978.  Both bur. bur. Pine Grove Cemetery, Bernice, Union Parish , LA No children.

4666 Thomas A. Mixon - b. Jan. 15, 1919, 1919 at Deadwood, Texas, m. Arveda Bryant of Tylertown, Miss. The wedding took place Feb. 8, 1947 at Houston, Texas, where they now live. Children:

7242 Myron Mixon - b. Aug. 7, 1950 at Houston, Texas, is a graduate of Texas University at Austin and is employed by Prudential Life Insurance Company.

7243 Sharon Mixon - b. Aug. 7, 1950 at Houston, Texas, and now (1974) a student at Texas University at Austin, TX

4667 Myrtle Orale Mixon - b. Feb. 23, 1921 at Deadwood, Texas, d. M. 13, 1921, buried in Deadwood Cemetery.

4668 Maurice Clark Mixon - b. Feb. 15, 1922, at Deadwood, TX, d. Aug. 23, 1964, bur. Forest Park East Cemetery, Shreport, LA. He married Lineola Hanson, dau. of Arthur and Maude Price Hanson of Shreveport. Children:

7244 Jan Morris Mixon (a son) - b. June 2, 1944, married Paula Bataglia of Shreveport, LA Their home was near Dallas, TX Children:

7245 John Morris Mixon - b. ca. 1966

7246 Christina Mixon - b. ca. 1968

5445 Wilder Marie ("Sue") Mixon - b. Nov. 22, 1924 at Deadwood, TX, d. Oct. 30, 2002, bur. Deadwood Cemetery, Deadwood, TX, She did not marry.

5446 Guy Wimberly Mixon - b. Jan. 4, 1928, m. married Jo Nell Hickey, dau. of T. W. and Jewel Brown Hickey of Waskom. He is now with the Department of Education at Ennis, Texas, where they now live. Children:

5447 Cynthia Carrie Mixon - b. Oct. 5, 1958

5448 Guy Mixon, Jr. - b. Sept. 11, 1960

5449 Justin Alan Mixon - b. Nov. 28, 1973


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