|Birth: ||Jan. 11, 1887|
|Death: ||Feb. 2, 1926|
James H. Hendrix notorius bandit, known to officers as "The Gold Tooth Bandit". He was shot and killed by Walter T. Myers while trying to hi-jack his truck. Myers recognizing an inpending ambush pulled his gun and shot first killing him Hendrix instantly. The other 3 bandits were caught soon afterwards.
The Commanche Reflection- February 5, 1926
James Hendrix, 25, Born Alabama, Residence Iona, OK
Mattie Jones, 15, Born Chickasaw Nation, IT, Residence Pauls Valley, Garvin Co.
(Signed by P.L. Griffin & E.A. Griffin, Mother and Stepfather)
Dec 8, 1907 in Paoli, H.C. Pearson, Church of Christ Minister in Paoli
Joseph Jasper Hendrix (1853 - 1925)
Mary Jane Askew Hendrix (1852 - 1930)
Note: aka "Gold Tooth Bandit"
Created by: Gary Souders
Record added: Mar 15, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 13623663
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