Robert Thaxton, Alton (Ill.) Evening Telegraph, 9-17-26
ALTON EVENING ward to John Brot^n, who sold hi* place recently to Miss Anna Wrlgrht. M)s« Robley will have a sale ot houpe- hold goorl Knturdny and expects to leave In n. few dny« for Los Anptclrp, Cnl., accompanied by her nephew mid nieces, Ellen mul Mildred Nash. Robert Thaxlon. ill j-rnr* old. rtlerl morning at the county form, win-re he wns nn Inmate. The l>oily wns taken last night to the home "f Ills nephew, Wm. Thaxton, of Wi-jghisvlllo nml the funeral service \\IIH preached there this afternoon by 'lev. Churchill of Alton. The burial nt Hlfluiry Prove remetery.