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James Marley Sexton

James Marley Sexton[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7]

Male 1921 - 1994  (73 years)

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  • Name James Marley Sexton 
    Born 14 Apr 1921  Huntsville, Campbell, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1930  Rural, Scott, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Age in 1930: 9 Marital Status: Single; Relation to Head of House: Son 
    1930 U.S. Federal Census
    1930 U.S. Federal Census
    Source Citation

    Year: 1930; Census Place: District 3, Scott, Tennessee; Roll: 2271; Page: 13B; Enumeration District: 0005; Image: 292.0; FHL microfilm: 2342005
    Residence 1 Apr 1940  Scott, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Age: 19 Marital Status: Single; Relation to Head of House: Son 
    1940 U.S. Federal Census
    1940 U.S. Federal Census
    Source Citation

    Year: 1940; Census Place: Scott, Tennessee; Roll: T627_3932; Page: 19B; Enumeration District: 76-5
    Military: WWII 11 Sep 1942 - 23 Dec 1945  Fort Oglethorpe, Catoosa, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    U.S. Army 
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    Died 26 May 1994  Scott Hospital, Oneida, Scott, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Hazel Valley Memorial Cemetery, Oneida, Scott, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 

    • James Marley Sexton, 73, of Holly Hill in Oneida, died Thursday night, May 26, 1994, at the Scott County Hospital.

      He was born in Huntsville on April 14, 1921. He was the son of the late Elvin Sexton and the late Callie Daniel Sexton.
      In addition to his parents, he also was preceded in death by two brothers, Elwood and Thelbert Sexton.

      He was a retired carpenter and a U.S. Army Veteran of World War II.

      Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Hattie Wilson Sexton of Oneida, whom he married February 7, 1948; four daughters: Wilma King and husband, Arthur, of Oneida; Shelia Trammell and husband, Joe, of Winfield; Kaye Laxton and husband, Eddie, of Oneida; and Lynn Boyatt and husband, Jim, also of Oneida; seven sons: James R. Sexton of Lawrenceville, Ga.; George Sexton and wife, Shelia, of Oneida; Eddie Sexton and wife, Shelia Kaye, of Winfield; Ervin Sexton of Oneida; Steve Sexton and wife, Melessa, of Oneida; Marley D. Sexton and wife, Paula, of Oneida; and Timothy Sexton and wife, Lora, of Pine Knot, Ky.; 22 grandchildren; six step-grandchildren; one brother, Lawrence Sexton of Helenwood; five sisters: Rosie Lawson and Lucille Bowling of Huntsville Manor; Mossie Strunk of Capital Hill; Retha Mae Bowling of New River; and Linia Stonecipher of Detroit, Mich.; two special friends, Irene Chitwood of Winfield and Carletta Strunk of Georgia; several nieces, including a special niece, Delisa Sexton Hamby; and several nephews, including one special nephew, Luster Goodman; three step-great-grandchildren; and many other relatives.

      Funeral services were conducted Monday at the West-Murley Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. David Brewster and Rev. Gary Boyatt officiating. The Jack Chitwood Family sang. Burial was in the Hazel Valley Cemetery. The Oneida American Legion Post #136 had charge of full military honors at the graveside. Pallbearers were Jim King, Jason Laxton, Jeremy Sexton, Derek Trammell, Anthony Sexton and Eric Trammell. West-Murley Funeral Home, Oneida, had charge of arrangements.

      (Source: The Independent Herald, 2 Jun 1994, unknown page)
    Person ID I109155  MRP Tree
    Last Modified 14 Apr 2015 

    Father Elvin Sexton,   b. 10 Oct 1874, Scott, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Aug 1929, Scott, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years) 
    Mother Callie Daniels,   b. 7 Sep 1888, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 May 1970, Oneida, Scott, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 31 Mar 1907  Scott, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Married 1900/1923  Scott, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • To this marriage were also lost a son and daughter (twins) Feb 08 1912
    Family ID F35329  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Hattie Claudette Wilson,   b. 26 Jan 1934, Scott, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Aug 2005, Oak Ridge Hosp Oak Ridge, Tn Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 17 Feb 1949  Scott, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Marriage Record, Tennessee
    Marriage Record, Tennessee
    Marriage Record for James M. Sexton and Hattie C. Wilson
    Children 
     1. James Roy Sexton,   b. 30 May 1949,   d. 12 Dec 2003, Rural, Scott, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)
     2. Wilma Sexton,   b. (LIVING)
     3. Shelia Sexton,   b. (LIVING)
     4. Kaye Sexton,   b. (LIVING)
     5. Lynn Sexton,   b. (LIVING)
     6. George Sexton,   b. (LIVING)
     7. Eddie Sexton,   b. (LIVING)
     8. Ervin Sexton,   b. (LIVING)
     9. Steve Sexton,   b. (LIVING)
     10. Marley D Sexton,   b. (LIVING)
     11. Timothy Sexton,   b. (LIVING)
    Last Modified 14 Apr 2015 19:18:40 
    Family ID F39293  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 14 Apr 1921 - Huntsville, Campbell, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Age in 1930: 9 Marital Status: Single; Relation to Head of House: Son - 1930 - Rural, Scott, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Age: 19 Marital Status: Single; Relation to Head of House: Son - 1 Apr 1940 - Scott, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary: WWII - U.S. Army - 11 Sep 1942 - 23 Dec 1945 - Fort Oglethorpe, Catoosa, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 17 Feb 1949 - Scott, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 26 May 1994 - Scott Hospital, Oneida, Scott, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Hazel Valley Memorial Cemetery, Oneida, Scott, Tennessee Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S9] Family Trees and LDS, This information is obtained from Public and Private Family Trees and Data Collections including but not limited to: LDS, Ancestry, WFT, MyFamily etc., (Note: This information comes from 1 or more individual private or public files. This infomation is not a "Primary Source".), Ancestry Family Tree.

    2. [S61 ] Find a Grave, Cemeteries, Headstones, Various Private and Public Records including: Actual Headstones and Cemetery Records, Find A Grave, BillionGraves, and U.S. Veterans Gravesites and U.S. Headstone Applications, ((Click link to Find a Grave etc)), http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=24424134.

    3. [S463] U.S. Army, Register of Enlistments, 1798-1914, U.S. Dept of Veteran Affairs, (Ancestry.com Operations Inc).
      Name: James M Sexton
      Birth Year: 1921
      Race: White, citizen (White)
      Nativity State or Country: Tennessee
      State of Residence: Tennessee
      County or City: Scott

      Enlistment Date: 11 Sep 1942
      Enlistment State: Georgia
      Enlistment City: Fort Oglethorpe
      Branch: Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA
      Branch Code: Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA
      Grade: Private
      Grade Code: Private
      Term of Enlistment: Enlistment for the duration of the War or other emergency, plus six months, subject to the discretion of the President or otherwise according to law
      Component: Selectees (Enlisted Men)
      Source: Civil Life

      Education: Grammar school
      Civil Occupation: Unskilled sawmill occupations, n.e.c.
      Marital Status: Single, with dependents
      Height: 69
      Weight: 148

    4. [S33] SSDI - Social Security Death Index, 1935-Current , Social Security Administration, Washington, DC, Number: 414-28-8870; Issue State: Tennessee; Issue Date: Before 1951.
      Name: James M. Sexton
      SSN: 414-28-8870
      BORN: 14 Apr 1921
      Died: 26 May 1994
      State (Year) SSN issued: Tennessee (Before 1951)

    5. [S39] U.S. Public Records Index, Volumes 1 & 2, Merlin Data Publishing Corporation, (Voter Registration Lists, Public Record Filings, Historical Residential Records, and Other Household Database Listings).

    6. [S167] U.S., Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File, 1850-2010, U.S. Dept of Veteran Affairs, (Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.).
      Name: James Sexton
      Gender: Male
      Birth Date: 14 Apr 1921
      Death Date: 26 May 1994
      SSN: 414288870
      Branch 1: ARMY
      Enlistment Date 1: 11 Sep 1942
      Release Date 1: 23 Dec 1945

    7. [S151] Tennessee State Marriages, 1780-2002, Division of Vital Records, Tennessee, (Ancestry.com Operations Inc).

    8. [S13] 1930 United States Federal Census, Year: 1930; Census Place: District 3, Scott, Tennessee; Roll: 2271; Page: 13B; Enumeration .

    9. [S36] 1940 United States Federal Census, Year: 1940; Census Place: Scott, Tennessee; Roll: T627_3932; Page: 19B; Enumeration Distric.


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