Dexter Elliott Chipps Jr.

Dexter Elliott Chipps Jr.

Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas, USA
Death 8 Feb 1973 (aged 60)
Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas, USA
Burial Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 30597438 · View Source
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Buried on February 10, 1973.

Died in All Saints Hospital.

Occupation: Community Aide - Public Schools

Social Security Number 464-09-3364

Home at death: 1516 Bluebonnet Drive, Fort Worth.

His mother's maiden name was Mae Murphy.

Source of above information: Death Certificate

Wife: Mildred Bradley Chipps (Died in 1997).

His father, Dexter Elliott Chipps, Sr. was a homicide victim. On July 17, 1926, he was shot to death by the famous Fundamentalist Baptist preacher Rev. John Franklyn Norris. Chipps had confronted Norris about his fanatical anti-Catholic campaign. The case was covered nation-wide in all the major newspapers. Jr. was present in court when Norris was acquitted.("Time" magazine, February 7, 1927)

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  • Added: 15 Oct 2008
  • Find a Grave Memorial 30597438
  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Dexter Elliott Chipps Jr. (31 May 1912–8 Feb 1973), Find a Grave Memorial no. 30597438, citing Mount Olivet Cemetery, Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by NWO (contributor 46583762) .