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Marion Friends Cemetery ~ Virgil Thomas Baxter ~ part of the Marion County Cemeteries of Oregon
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Baxter, Virgil Thomas
LAST: Baxter FIRST: Virgil MID: Thomas
BORN: 1901 DIED: 25 Feb 1974 BURIED: 1 Mar 1974
OCCUPATION:  Mill Worker
BIRTH PLACE:  Cleo Springs, Major Co., Oklahoma
DEATH PLACE: Salem, Marion Co., Oregon
OSBH DC (Marion County 1974) #74-02520
1910 OK CENSUS - Virgil T. Baxter, age 8, b. Oklahoma, is enumerated with Burns, age 51, occupation farmer, b. Indiana, and his wife of 22 years, Mary J., age 43, b. Kansas, along with Ruth E., age 20, b. Kansas, Scot T., age 17, b. Kansas, and Orange D., age 11, b. Oklahoma.
1920 OK CENSUS - Virgil T. Baxter, age 18, occupation farm laborer, b. Oklahoma, is enumerated with Burns, age 63, occupation farmer, b. Indiana, and Mary J., age 53, b. Kansas. Also enumerated with the family is Zella F. Taylor, identified as a niece, age 5, b. Oklahoma.
MARRIAGE - Sylvia Guess, about 1925
1930 OK CENSUS - Virgil T. Baxter, age 28, married at age 23, occupation hardware, b. Oklahoma, is enumerated with wife Sylvia, age 27, married at age 22, b. Oklahoma, along with children Jimmie D., age 3, b. Oklahoma, and Mary A, age 1, b. Oklahoma.
Virgil Thomas Baxter, 72, 40-year Marion resident, Monday at his daughter’s home in Salem, where he had been living.
Baxter was born in Cleo Springs, Okla. and moved to Marion from Oklahoma in 1934. He was a retired mill worker.
Surviving are son Jimmy, Chula Vista, Calif.; daughters Mrs. Mary Jo Kramer, La Mirada, Calif., Mrs. Betty DeBoe and Miss Joyce Baxter, both Salem, Mrs. Maxine Lawrence, Turner, and Mrs. Evelyn Lacey, Albany; brother Scott, Ponca City, Okla.; 12 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren.
Services will be 1 p.m. Friday at Weddle mortuary, Stayton. Burial will be in Marion.
Oregon Statesman 26 Feb 1974 11:2
Virgil Baxter
1901 - 1974
1910 OK CENSUS (Major Co., Stone, ED 178, sheet 6B)
1920 OK CENSUS (Major Co., Cleo, ED 163, sheet 22B)
1930 OK CENSUS (Major Co., Cleo, ED 5, sheet 2A)
OS 26 Feb 1974 11:2
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