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Dixie Allen DeMoville

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  • Name Dixie Allen DeMoville 
    Gender Female 
    _UID D3AA70938A105A4B90460B3A4D1E3D1193F3 
    Notes 
    • A History of Chickasaw County, Mississippi
      By The Chickasaw County Historical and Genealogical Society
      Curtis Media Corporation (1985)
      F212 DeMoville, John Quin and Margie Allen Bassett
      John Quin DeMoville, called Jock, was born in Egypt, March 26, 1909. His parents were Larkin Edward and Johnnie Quin Thornton DeMoville. They are the subject of another story in this book. Margie Allen Bassett's parents were Rayborn Felix and Margaret Rachel Allen Bassett of Newton, Mississippi. She graduated from Newton High School and Mississippi State College for Women and taught English at Egypt and Macon high schools prior to her marriage. Jock was a graduate of of Egypt High School and a member of the school of science, class of 1932, of Mississippi A&M College. There, he was a member of Beta Kappa Fraternity. Jock and Margie Allen were married December 20, 1940 in the First Methodist Church, Macon, Mississippi. They first lived in his family's home three miles west of Egypt which they purchased from the other heirs. In 1956 they moved into their new home half way between Egypt and Okolona on highway 45 A. Here their two daughters would grow up.
      Dixie Allen is Jock and Margie Allen's elder daughter. She graduated from Okolona High School and Southwestern at Memphis and taught English and was children's librarian at White Station Library in Memphis. Her husband is Robert Hugh Johnson and they are the parents of Hugh Allen, a student at Memphis University School, and Robert Quin, who attends Christ United Methodist Church School. The DeMoville's second daughter is Margaret Jock who is married to Gary L. Carnathan, an attorney, and lived in Tupelo. Margaret is a graduate of Okolona High School, Mississippi State University, and Trans World Airlines Stewardess School in Kansas City. Before her marriage she lived in New York where she flew with and was a public relations speaker for Trans World Airlines and was a model....
    Person ID I697  63B Hansford Bassett of Mississippi
    Last Modified 24 Jun 2013 

    Father John Quin (Jock) DeMoville,   b. 26 Mar 1909, Egypt, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Nov 1984  (Age 75 years) 
    Mother Margie Allen Bassett,   b. 6 Jun 1913, Newton, Newton County, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jan 2005, Tupelo, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Married 20 Dec 1940  First Methodist Church, Macon, Mississippi Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F228  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Robert Hugh Johnson 
    Children 
     1. Hugh Allen Johnson
     2. Robert Quin Johnson
    Family ID F229  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart