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Thomas M. "Sonny" Mixon, Jr
Birth: Oct. 21, 1947
Death: Sep. 20, 1999

Better known as "Sonny"

I remember going to a highschool football game with your Daddy, in Beaumont Tx. where Jasper was playing a team and had to sit in a blinding rain storm to see you play football as Quarterback. You won that game, too!!
You later got a scholarship to play ball at Stephen F. Austin, but developed "high blood pressure" and lost your scholarship. It also prevented you from being drafted into the Army.
You then put in almost 20 yrs. with Tennessee Gas Transport, and they laid you off within a couple of months before you qualified for a retirement.
As your first cousin, I never heard of, or saw anything that would suggest that you ever did anything to hurt anyone. You always maintained /presented yourself to be a gentleman.





 
 
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 Parents:
  Thomas Martel Mixon (1921 - 2011)
  Willie Elnora Busby Mixon (1925 - 2005)
 
Burial:
Little Hope Cemetery
Beech Grove
Jasper County
Texas, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Carolyn Mackey-Byrum
Record added: Jun 12, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 38245108
Thomas M. Sonny Mixon, Jr
Added by: Charles T. Baggett
 
Thomas M. Sonny Mixon, Jr
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-Anonymous
 Added: Mar. 11, 2013
Sonny, remember when we thought we were cowboys and tried to ride that stupid little ol' shetland pony, and bit the dust? But we did have a lot of fun, so it was worth it. I miss those days.
- Charles T. Baggett
 Added: Aug. 12, 2009
To Sonny, You have left behind some Precious Memories. Rest with God
- Cherry Reynolds Solly
 Added: Aug. 9, 2009
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