Mae Brooks

F, b. 17 December 1906, d. 4 May 1988
FatherJohn Pinkney Brooks b. 11 Oct 1873, d. 16 Nov 1959
MotherAlice Hasentine Klutts b. 5 Dec 1880, d. 31 Jan 1908
     Mae Brooks She said that her grandmother Sarah Frances Oswalt Klutts was from one branch of the Oswalt family and daughter of Edward Oswalt, while her husband Sam E Oswalt belonged to another branch. She was Marriage; Person Source.1 Unrecognized GEDCOM data: Unknown GEDCOM tag: _UID 678BE144BE9A7F4EBA536E02AD11BE3C71E3. She was born on 17 December 1906 at Mississippi.2 As of say 1926,her married name was Oswalt.2 She married Samuel Elliard Oswalt at Mississippi say 1926.2 Mae Brooks died on 4 May 1988 at Choctaw County, Mississippi, at age 81; Burial: Blythe Creek Cemetery, Reform, Choctaw County, MS.2

Family

Samuel Elliard Oswalt b. 31 Dec 1904, d. 13 Sep 1971
Child

Citations

  1. [S633] Unknown author, John Paul Lentz, LENTZ HERITAGE (Meridional Publications, Wake Forest, NC 27587, 1986, reprinted 1990, LOC Catalog Card No. 85-081714), Chap IV, p. 102.
  2. [S123] Findagrave.com, online www.findagrave.com, Mary Celeste "Mae" Brooks Oswalt.

Samuel Elliard Oswalt1

M, b. 31 December 1904, d. 13 September 1971
FatherWilliam Jasper Oswalt b. 2 Aug 1877, d. 22 Feb 1953
MotherMary Lucenia "Lula" Clardy b. 19 Sep 1882, d. 19 Nov 1966
     Samuel Elliard Oswalt was Marriage; Person Source.2 He Contractor. Unrecognized GEDCOM data: Unknown GEDCOM tag: _UID 8E7C3FE540F94545B2CFCA2D5836B4D5801E. He was born on 31 December 1904 at Choctaw County, Mississippi.1 He married Mae Brooks at Mississippi say 1926.3 Samuel Elliard Oswalt died on 13 September 1971 at Mathiston, Webster County, Mississippi, at age 66; Burial: Blythe Creek Cemetery, Reform, Choctaw County, MS.1,4

Family

Mae Brooks b. 17 Dec 1906, d. 4 May 1988
Child

Citations

  1. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Steve Doane/Strawser/Shannon/Powell Ohio.
  2. [S633] Unknown author, John Paul Lentz, LENTZ HERITAGE (Meridional Publications, Wake Forest, NC 27587, 1986, reprinted 1990, LOC Catalog Card No. 85-081714), Chap IV, p. 102.
  3. [S123] Findagrave.com, online www.findagrave.com, Mary Celeste "Mae" Brooks Oswalt.
  4. [S123] Findagrave.com, online www.findagrave.com, Sam Ellard Oswalt.

William Jasper Oswalt

M, b. 2 August 1877, d. 22 February 1953
     William Jasper Oswalt Of Mathiston, MS, 39752. Con. Unrecognized GEDCOM data: Unknown GEDCOM tag: _UID 6A16313C47FA554E9AD333A3809013134AA5. He was born on 2 August 1877 at Mount Airy Community, Choctaw County, Mississippi.1 He married Mary Lucenia "Lula" Clardy at Mississippi on 10 February 1904.1 William Jasper Oswalt died on 22 February 1953 at Houston, Chickasaw County, Mississippi, at age 75; Lived near Mathiston, MS.1

Family

Mary Lucenia "Lula" Clardy b. 19 Sep 1882, d. 19 Nov 1966
Children

Citations

  1. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Steve Doane/Strawser/Shannon/Powell Ohio.

Martha Simmone

F, b. 1807, d. 28 November 1886
FatherPeter Simmone b. c 1762, d. c 1851
MotherEve Ketchey b. 1778, d. bt 1861 - 1870
     Unrecognized GEDCOM data: Unknown GEDCOM tag: _UID FA9DA580187EDE4FB9F4460A5F2E2CEA1FE8. Martha Simmone was Marriage; Person Source.1 Martha Simmone was also known as Martha Simmons.2 Her married name was Beaver. Martha Simmone was also known as Martha Seamon.2 She was born in 1807 at Rowan County, North Carolina.2 She married Daywalt Beaver on 11 March 1828 at Cabarrus County, North Carolina.3,4 Martha Simmone died on 28 November 1886 at Rowan County, North Carolina.2

Family

Daywalt Beaver b. 24 Oct 1807, d. 1881
Children

Citations

  1. [S1364] Unknown author, Cabarrus Co., NC, January Court 1852, p.354, Estate, Archives,
    Raleigh, NC (see LH, Chap IV, p. 40).
  2. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Beaver Family Tree.
  3. [S1521] Unknown author, North Carolina Marriage Bonds, 1741-1868.
  4. [S633] Unknown author, John Paul Lentz, LENTZ HERITAGE (Meridional Publications, Wake Forest, NC 27587, 1986, reprinted 1990, LOC Catalog Card No. 85-081714), Chap IV, p. 40 addendum.
  5. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Joseph Beaver in the 1850 United States Federal Census.
  6. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Ken Lentz - My Kluttz Family.

James Allen Shackleford1

M, b. 5 April 1907, d. 26 November 1987
     Unrecognized GEDCOM data: Unknown GEDCOM tag: _UID E66AECD0F17B72469535F365F17B1E734F37. James Allen Shackleford was also known as Allan Shackleford.2 He was born on 5 April 1907 at Mississippi.1 He married Margaret Blanding Gee at Carroll County, Mississippi, say 1935.3 James Allen Shackleford died on 26 November 1987 at North Carrollton, Carroll County, Mississippi, at age 80.1

Family

Margaret Blanding Gee b. 16 Nov 1907, d. 5 May 2005

Citations

  1. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Maddox family.
  2. [S1635] Lucasfamily.org, online lucasfamily.org.
  3. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, James Shackelford in the 1940 United States Federal Census.

Margaret Blanding Gee1

F, b. 16 November 1907, d. 5 May 2005
     Unrecognized GEDCOM data: Unknown GEDCOM tag: _UID 568FAF2E36BF2C41B837ED962B8099FCD67E. Margaret Blanding Gee was born on 16 November 1907 at Mississippi.1 She married James Allen Shackleford at Carroll County, Mississippi, say 1935.2 As of say 1935,her married name was Shackleford.2 Margaret Blanding Gee died on 5 May 2005 at Clarksdale, Coahoma County, Mississippi, at age 97.3

Family

James Allen Shackleford b. 5 Apr 1907, d. 26 Nov 1987

Citations

  1. [S1635] Lucasfamily.org, online lucasfamily.org.
  2. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, James Shackelford in the 1940 United States Federal Census.
  3. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Maddox family.

Lowell Thomas Oswalt

M, b. 19 April 1938, d. 27 May 2000
FatherSamuel Elliard Oswalt b. 31 Dec 1904, d. 13 Sep 1971
MotherMae Brooks b. 17 Dec 1906, d. 4 May 1988
     Lowell Thomas Oswalt was Marriage; Person Source.1 Unrecognized GEDCOM data: Unknown GEDCOM tag: _UID 52B3D2A44F8512418327093745FD998BF20F. He was born on 19 April 1938 at Mississippi.2 He died on 27 May 2000 at Choctaw County, Mississippi, at age 62; Burial: Blythe Creek Cemetery, Reform, Choctaw County, MS.3

Citations

  1. [S633] Unknown author, John Paul Lentz, LENTZ HERITAGE (Meridional Publications, Wake Forest, NC 27587, 1986, reprinted 1990, LOC Catalog Card No. 85-081714), Chap IV, p. 102.
  2. [S7] James Lance, Ancestors and Descandants of Bastian & Dewalt Lentz,.
  3. [S123] Findagrave.com, online www.findagrave.com, Lowell Thomas Oswalt.

Troy Fundy McCarty1,2

M, b. 29 May 1903, d. 26 August 1988
     Troy Fundy McCarty Of Mathiston, MS. Unrecognized GEDCOM data: Unknown GEDCOM tag: _UID 42FE2165C4183345B0DEEABE581A1C14F252. Troy Fundy McCarty was also known as Charlie McCARTY. He was born on 29 May 1903 at Choctaw County, Mississippi.3,2 He married Clara B Ballard at Mississippi say 1926.3 Troy Fundy McCarty died on 26 August 1988 at Mathiston, Webster County, Mississippi, at age 85.2

Family

Clara B Ballard b. 12 Jul 1908, d. 24 Aug 1995

Citations

  1. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, 1940 United States Federal Census for Billie McCarty.
  2. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Ballard Family Tree.
  3. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, 1940 United States Federal Census for Fray McCarty.

Clara B Ballard1

F, b. 12 July 1908, d. 24 August 1995
     Unrecognized GEDCOM data: Unknown GEDCOM tag: _UID 85FEFD52F1E2F946BC2138EE581E04FA5BDD. Clara B Ballard was born on 12 July 1908 at Mississippi.2,1 She married Troy Fundy McCarty at Mississippi say 1926.2 As of say 1926,her married name was McCARTY.2 Clara B Ballard died on 24 August 1995 at Mathiston, Webster County, Mississippi, at age 87.1

Family

Troy Fundy McCarty b. 29 May 1903, d. 26 Aug 1988

Citations

  1. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Ballard Family Tree.
  2. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, 1940 United States Federal Census for Fray McCarty.

Walter Eugene Norton1

M, b. 28 June 1937, d. 11 April 2013
     Unrecognized GEDCOM data: Unknown GEDCOM tag: _UID DEB1B5BC6E549D41AAA13E183BEC80F8E02B. Walter Eugene Norton was born on 28 June 1937 at Overton, Rusk County, Texas.2,3 He died on 11 April 2013 at San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, at age 75; Walter Gene Norton
Birth:      Jun. 28, 1937
Overton
Rusk County
Texas, USA
Death:      Apr. 11, 2013
Baytown
Harris County
Texas, USA

Walter "Gene" Norton, 75, of Baytown, passed away Thursday, April 11, 2013 in San Antonio. He was born June 28, 1937 in Overton, Texas to parents, Robert "Bob" Norton and Estelene Paddick Norton.

Gene had lived in Baytown since 1942 and was a retired teacher and coach from Baytown Junior High School after 34 years of service. He was a member and deacon of Memorial Baptist Church. He was a Hunters Education Instructor. In 1994, he was inducted into the Texas Parks & Wildlife Hunter Education Hall of Fame. In 1998, he received the Hunter Ed Volunteer Instructor Award from Sportsman Conservationists of Texas. May 11, 2006 was declared Walter Gene Norton Day in Baytown. In 2007, Mr. Norton was named the Winchester Hunter Education Volunteer Instructor of the Year. He also received the Darrell Holt "Memorial Award" for Outstanding Dedication and Continued Service on Behalf of Texas Parks & Wildlife Hunter Education Program in 2007. In 2010, he was inducted in the International Hunter Ed Association Volunteer Hall of Fame.

In his youth, Mr. Norton was a volunteer firefighter in Baytown. He also attained the rank of Eagle Scout. He served in the Peace Corp, from June 19, 1962 until April 19 1964, as a teacher in Thailand.

He was preceded in death by his father, Robert "Bob" Norton; father-in-law and mother-in-law, Sam and Mae Oswalt and brothers-in-law, Lowell Oswalt and Bill Davis.

Survivors include his wife, Jane Norton; mother, Estelene Norton; daughters, Kim Eneks and her husband Greg and Jenny Heinold and her husband Jerry; grandchildren, Alyssa, Caleb and Caden Eneks, and Moriah and Micah Heinold and numerous nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., Sunday, April 14, 2013 at Navarre Funeral Home. A memorial service will be held at 10:00 a.m., Monday, April 15, 2013 at Memorial Baptist Church with Rev. Randy Piatt officiating.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the Memorial Baptist Church Building Fund, 600 W. Sterling Street, Baytown, Texas 77520, (281) 427-1725, http://www.memorialbaytown.com/ or to the Friends of the Eddie V. Gray Wetlands Education and Recreation Center 1724 Market Street Baytown, Texas, 77520, (281) 420-7128, http://www.baytown.org/content/eddie-v-gray-wetlands-center.

Arrangements are under the direction of Navarre Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 2444 Rollingbrook Drive, Baytown, Texas 77521, (281) 422-8111.



Burial:
Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend.3

Citations

  1. [S1595] Newspapers.com, online newspapers.com, The Baytown Sun (Baytown Texas), 30 Jun 1971, Wed.
  2. [S47] Ancestry.com, online www.ancestry.com, Walter Eugene Norton in the Texas Birth Index, 1903-1997.
  3. [S123] Findagrave.com, online www.findagrave.com, Walter Gene Norton.