Thomas Francis Maxwell - 1950

Submitted by Donnie Pickard

Van Buren County Democrat

February 2, 1950

Thomas Francis Maxwell, 72, died at home in Morrilton, Tuesday January 30, 1950, at 5:10 p.m. He was born in Clinton, Ark., December 8, 1878, the son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Jeff Maxwell. He was a retired farmer. Mr. Maxwell is survived by his wife, Mrs. Nan Maxwell; three daughters, Mrs. Garner Beavers, and Mrs. Coy Ward of Clinton, Mrs. Simms Suggs of Hobbs, N.M.; a son Willie Maxwell, Clinton; four step-daughters, Mrs. Edna Kissire, Mrs. Clifton Jones, Mrs. A. L. Williams, of Morrilton, Mrs. Ralph Cortijo, of Fairfield, California; step-son, Willis Scott, of Vallejo, California; brother, Sam Brown of Greenwood, Ark.; 14 grandchildren; 9 great grandchildren.

The funeral was held Thursday, February 1, 1950, 10:00 a.m., at the First Baptist Church, Clinton, Ark. Burial in the Clinton Cemetery.