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Viola Bishop Baxter
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Birth: Mar. 3, 1881
Indiana, USA
Death: Mar. 4, 1938
Marion County
Indiana, USA

Parents: Ransom Bishop and Hanner _____

Siblings: Charles Bishop, George Bishop, William Bishop, John Bishop, Jeff Bishop, Mary Bishop Fuel, Anna Bishop Lloyd, and Sarah Bishop Olmstead

Husband: Louis Baxter (married 10 Dec 1904)

Children: James Oliver Baxter, Harley Glenn Baxter, Mary B. Baxter Streeval, Hester Baxter McQueen, Grace Baxter Everetts, and Janey Mathilda Baxter Eads

Obituary: Columbus Evening Republican 5 Mar 1938
Edinburg Resident Dies in Indianapolis Hospital -Funeral Sunday.

Edinburg, March 5 - Mrs. Viola Baxter, 56, died Friday noon in the Robert Long hospital at Indianapolis, following a long illness.

Funeral services will be held at 2 o'clock Sunday afternoon at the Mutz chapel, with the Rev. A. J. Coble in charge. Burial will be in Rest Haven cemetery.

Mrs. Baxter was born in Indiana March 3, 1881, and was the daughter of Lanson and Hanner Bishop. She was married Dec. 10, 1904, to Louis Baxter. Six children were born of this union: Oliver, of Edinburg, Glenn, Mrs. Hester McQueen, Mrs. Grace Everetts, Mrs. Janie Eads, all of Indianapolis, and Mrs. Mary Streeval of Edinburg.

Five brothers, Charles, and Jeff of Edinburg, George of Columbus, William of Indianapolis, and John of Scipio, and four sisters, Mrs. Mary Fuel, Mrs. Anna Lloyd and Mrs. Sarah Olmstead of Columbus also survive.

The body was brought to the home of Orville Streeval on Thompson street, where it will remain until 11:30 o'clock Sunday, when it will be taken to the chapel.

Mrs. Baxter had spent most of her life at Edinburg and was a member of the Methodist church.
Family links: 
  Alamson Bishop (1834 - 1898)
  Hannah Jane Crail Bishop (1840 - 1919)
  Lewis Baxter (1881 - 1949)
  Della F Bishop (1900 - 1910)*
  James Oliver Baxter (1905 - 1985)*
  Harley Glenn Baxter (1908 - 1981)*
  Grace M Baxter Everts (1911 - 1973)*
  Matida Jane Baxter Eads (1914 - 1994)*
  Anna Mae Bishop Loy (1879 - 1938)*
  Viola Bishop Baxter (1881 - 1938)
*Calculated relationship
Rest Haven Cemetery
Johnson County
Indiana, USA
Plot: Breeding Section D lot 258
Created by: Mark E. Wirey
Record added: May 19, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 26941060
Viola <i>Bishop</i> Baxter
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Viola, You were always caring for everyone.Never think of yourself. Always working and providing for your children. Looking at the your children as adults, you could tell that you gave them love and raised them right. Thank you for giving me a very lovi...(Read more)
- Debbie Everts Crum
 Added: Mar. 15, 2012

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