Timothy L. Hixson

    Timothy L. Hixson, age 77, a resident of Hixson, Route 2, passed away suddenly Saturday morning while visiting his son at College Station, Tenn.  Survivors are his wife, Mrs. Tennie Hixson, three sons, Grover and Earl Hixson, of College Station, and Fred Hixson of Hixson, Tenn.; two daughters, Mrs. Bertha Hoffman of Deerfield Michigan, and Mrs. W. E. Watsons of Chattanooga; three brothers, Jho. and Frank Hixson of Hixson, Tenn., and Charles Hixson of Chattanooga; three sisters, Mrs. Louise Gooden, Mrs. Sallie Vandergriff of Hixson and Mrs. Nancy Ables of Rockwood, Tenn.; also several grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.  The body will be removed to the residence of the son, Fred Hixson, Hixson, Route 2, late this afternoon.  Funeral plans will be announced later by the R. J. Coulter Funeral Home.
Died February 7, 1948. 


    Timothy L. Hixson was born 6 May 1870 in Hixson, son of Timothy Stringfield and Adeline Lewis Hixson. He married Tennessee Lemons Brooks (Tennie), born 15 March 1874 in Tennessee, died 14 Dec. 1953 in Chattanooga.  They are both buried in Hixson Cemetery.  Children of Timothy and Tennie: Arthur who married Winnie Carden, Fred who married Fannie Hardy, Myrtle who married Carl Sylvester Hardy, Pearl who married Arthur Carden, Bertha Hixson who married Thomas Preston Lockett, Carrie Lois who married Willie Watkins, Earl who married Verna Sutherland,  Grover Lee who married Thelma Louise Jenkins Lazenby

Submitted By Delores Straight