Mixsonian

 THE MIXON-MIXSON FAMILY

8893 Irma Gaye Gillis - b. Dec. 24, 1931 Perry Co., MS, m. Mar. 18, 1952 to Willard Weir Ward - b. Jan. 29, 1930 Perry Co., MS

8898 William Buford Ward - b. May 6, 1953

8894 John Malcolm "Mack" Gillis - b. 21 Mar. 1933 Perry Co., MS, d. Mar 31, 2007, bur. Roseland Park Cemetery, Hattiesburg, Forrest County, MS, m. Jun 28, 1952 to Catherine Virginia Dennis, b. Apr 20, 1935 Perry Co., MS.  Children:

8899 Catherine Lynn Gillis - b. June 5, 1953

8900 John Malcolm Gillis, Jr. - b. Jan. 20, 1955

         John m. (2) Norma R.  Children:

18446 Renay Suzette Gillis

18447 Lynn Gillis

18448 Mike Gillis

   Pleasant Gills m. (2) Mary Frances Fountain, b. Jan 26, 1845, d. Feb 11, 1925, bur. Miller Cemetery, Starksm Calcasieu Parish, LA.  Children:

18449 James Stuart Gillis - b. Jul. 9, 1866, d. Jun. 24, 1930

18450 Jonathan Larkin Gillis - b. Apr. 9, 1874, d. Sep. 24, 1940

18451 Georgia Mae Gillis - b. May 19, 1878, d. Nov. 22, 1958

18452 Charles Pleasant Gillis - b. Mar 9, 1884, d. Feb 22, 1974

1883 JOHN LANGFORD MIXON, WILLIAM G. MIXON (1826), JAMES WILLIAM MIXON (1788), CORNELIUS MIXON (1774), JESSE MIXON (702), JOHN MIXON IV (6), JOHN MIXON III (3), JOHN MIXON II (2), JOHN MIXON I (1)

John Langford Mixon, banker, an official of the First National Bank of Hattiesburg for a number of years, son of William George and Martha Ann Bennett Mixon, was b. in Perry County, MS, Dec. 4, 1882, d. May 13, 1958. About. 1907, he m. Daisy Earl Thompson - b. Dec. 1, 1884, d. May 3,1967, dau. of Alexander Marion and Irvine Thompson of Attallah County, MS.  Both bur. Oaklawn Cemetery, Hattiesburg, MS.  Their children:

1957 Clovis Earl Mixon - b. June 12, 1909, d. June 14, 1909, bur. Oaklawn Cemetery, Hattiesburg, MS

1958 Claud Stewart Mixon - b. July 29, 1912, d. Nov. 28, 1917, bur. Oaklawn Cemetery, Hattiesburg, MS

1959 Nellie Leah Mixon - b. Nov. 24, 1914, d. Feb. 16, 1998, m. Feb 24, 1934 to Wilburn H. Roberts, b. Apr 9, 1910, d. Dec. 1, 1994.  Both bur. Cedarlawn Cemetery, Jackson, Hinds County, MS.  Children:

8901 Kathleen Roberts - b. Oct. 9, 1941 at Hattiesburg, m. May 12, 1972, at the Lutheran Church of Peace in Darmstadt, Germany, Dr. Klaus Bernhard Striegler of Franfort am Main, Germany, b. Jan. 2, 1932 at Leipzig, son of Mrs. Charlotte Striegler and Dr. Bernhard Striegler. Children:

8904 Anne Barbara Striegler - b. Sept. 17, 1974 (christened Jan. 12, 1975).

8902 Wilburn Roberts, Jr. - b. Nov. 15, 1947 at Jackson, MS

8903 John Mixon Roberts - b. April 23, 1955 at Jackson, MS

1960 Grace Mixon - b. at Hattiesburg, MS , October 22, 1916, m. Abner Marshall Frye, d. Apr. 5, 1986.  Both bur. Roseland Park Cemetery, Hattiesburg, MS.     All following children were born at Hattiesburg:

8905 Major John Mason Frye - b. Dec. 21, 1942, d. Jan. 8, 1978, bur. Roseland Park Cemetery, Hattiesburg, MS, m. Catherina Punessen, b. Dec 7, 1942.  Children:

8908 John Mason Frye, Jr. - b. Apr. 3, 1967

8909 Steven Marshall Frye - b. April 24, 1968

8910 William Eric Frye - b. June 2, 1969

8911 Molly Lacey Frye - b. Oct. 29, 1971

8906 Marsha Frye - b. April 28, 1944, m. Winston Harold Bridges - b. June 5, 1939. Children:

8912 Lisa Marie Bridges - b. Aug. 9, 1969

8907 Susan Frye - b. July 18, 1947, m. Edward Cecil Eure - b. Oct. 9, 1945. Children:

8913 Michelle Celeste Eure - b. May 4, 1966

8914 Susanne Christine Eure - b. Oct. 4, 1970

1961 Myrtis Mixon - b. at Hattiesburg, MS , Mar. 22, 1921, d. Sep. 16, 2003 , m. Walter Acker Parker, Jr., b. Sep 2, 1911, d. Mar. 31, 1984, son of Walter Acker Parker, Sr. , and his wife, Mary Sue Gillespie Parker.  Both bur. Highland Cemetery, Hattiesburg, Forrest County, MS.    Children:

8915 Walter Acker Parker III - b. Aug. 4, 1941, has Master's degree in Forestry from MS State U. , and is a Biologist in charge of Lyman Fisheries, where he stocks species to supplement reproduction and boost fishing quality in State Waters. He m. Ann Arnold, September 1973.

8918 Alan Mixon Parker - b. Aug. 22, 1943, m. Aug. 23, 1969, Carla Hicks. Children:

8919 Emily Lynnae Parker - b. Aug. 20, 1971

8920 Joseph Daniel Hicks Parker - b. Jan. 2, 1974.

8916 Martha Alice Parker - b. Sept. 10, 1945, m. Iva Richard Allen, Jr, Children:

8921 Rodney Allen - b. Nov. 20, 1969

8922 Amanda Paige Allen - b. June 14, 1974

8917 James Franklin Parker - b. Nov. 27, 1956, d. Feb. 2, 2008, bur. Highland Cemetery, Hattiesburg, Forrest County, MS.


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