Bertha Hixson Lockett
MRS. BERTHA HIXSON, 72, a resident of 922 Davis St., Prattville, and
formerly of Montgomery, died Friday in a Montgomery hospital. Funeral arrangements will be announced by White-Gamberg.
Survivors include five daughters, Mrs. Loretta Hoof, and Mrs. Ruth
Johnson, both of Prattville, Mrs. Lorine Cream, of Atlanta, GA, Mrs. Lillian
White of San Antonio, Texas, Mrs. Pauline Saucier of Long Beach, Miss., three
sons, Paul, Thomas, and Charles Lockett, all of Prattville, two brothers, Grover
Hixson, Prattville, Fred Hixson of Hixson, Tenn., several grandchildren, several
Bertha Hixson was born in Hixson, TN, February 11, 1900, daughter of Timothy L.
and Tennie Brooks Hixson. She married Thomas Preston Lockett of Knoxville, TN,
born 11 August 1877, died 14 March 1944, son of Thomas Frank and Sarah Rush
Lockett. After T. P. Lockett died,
she married twice again, Mr. Urban Hoffman of Deerfield, MI, and Mr. Thomas
Mitchell of Birmingham, AL. All her
children were born of the marriage with Mr. Lockett: Herman who died in a car
accident at age 18,