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Thelma Mae Holmes Baxter
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Birth: Apr. 29, 1906
Saint Joseph
Buchanan County
Missouri, USA
Death: Jul. 8, 1961
Des Moines County
Iowa, USA

The Burlington Hawk-Eye, page 3, July 9, 1961; Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa:

Mrs. Thelma Mae Baxter, 55 of 1602 Agency, died at Burlington hospital Saturday (July 8, 1961) at 11:10 a.m. She was taken to the hospital by police ambulance after being stricken with a cerebral hemorrhage while at work at the Dixie Dress Shop, 312 Jefferson.

She was born April 29, 1906 [the date is almost illegible], at St. Joseph, Missouri, the daughter of Charles and Lillian White Holmes. On June 2, 1924, she married Charles J. Baxter in Burlington.

Surviving are her husband, two sons, Charles H. and John E. Baxter, both of Burlington; five grandchildren, and a number of nieces and nephews.

Services will be Monday at 2 p.m. in Prugh's Chapel, Dr. George G. Hunt officiating. Burial will be in Aspen Grove cemetery.


Iowa Marriage Records, Family Search:

Groom's Name: Charles J. Baxter; Groom's Birth Date: 1899; Groom's Birthplace: Mediapolis, Iowa; Groom's Age: 25; Bride's Name: Thelma Mae Holmes; Bride's Birth Date: 1906; Bride's Birthplace: St. Joseph, Missouri; Bride's Age: 18; Marriage Date: 2 June 1924; Marriage Place: Burlington, Des Moines, Iowa; Groom's Father's Name: Peter J. Baxter; Groom's Mother's Name: Sarah M. Davis; Bride's Father's Name: Charles M. Holmes; Bride's Mother's Name: Lillian White; Groom's Race: White; Groom's Marital Status: Single; Bride's Race: White; Bride's Marital Status: Single; Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M02679-4; System Origin: Iowa-EASy; Source Film Number: 1547824; Reference Number: cn 7887
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  Charles Jacob Baxter (1899 - 1971)*
*Calculated relationship
Aspen Grove Cemetery
Des Moines County
Iowa, USA
Plot: Block 324 Lot 345 Grave 1
Created by: DW Brumm
Record added: Nov 18, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 100879425
Thelma Mae <i>Holmes</i> Baxter
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