Apr. 29, 1906 Saint Joseph Buchanan County Missouri, USA
Jul. 8, 1961 Burlington 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