Retired Smithy Passes at Home In Versailles
Versailles, Ky., Nov. 25--Melton Edward Bixler, 83-year-old retired blacksmith and carpenter, died at 4 o'clock today at his home on Macey avenue after an illness of several months. A native of Anderson county, son of the late Jeremiah Bixler, Mr. Bixler made his home here most of his life. He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Betty Quisenberry Bixler of Versailles; a daughter, Mrs. Eula Dailey of Salvisa; a son, C. E. Bixler of Versailles and seven grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 2 o'clock Tuesday afternoon at Duell's funeral home with the Rev. A. G. Stone, pastor of the Versailles Methodist church officiating. Pallbearers will be six nephews, Claude Bixler, Charles Bixler, Harvey Bixler, Shirley Quisenberry, Roy Quisenberry and Thelmer Quisenberry. Burial will be in the Versailles cemetery.
Betty Quisenberry Bixler (1865 - 1950)*
Samuel Warren Bixler (1895 - 1932)*
Created by: A Jones Girl
Record added: Aug 30, 2011
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