Ida Leona Meigs Hinote

Mrs. J. H. Hinote died at her home Saturday, January 8th. Before her marriage to Mr. Hinote, July 2nd, 1896, she was Miss Ida Leona Meigs. Born in Walton County not far from Mossy Head, she lived her entire life within ten miles of her birthplace. She was the mother of eleven children, five boys and six girls. They all survive her but one daughter, Mrs. Ruby Laird, who passed away eight years ago. Survivors are Mrs. Gladys Shelley, Mrs. Maggie Chesser, Mr. Loyd Hinote, Sgt. Curtis Hinote, Johnnie Claude, Newton Hinote, Mrs. Mae Adams, Mrs. Annie Richardson, and Mrs. Nora Boothe, 24 grandchildren, and 3 great grandchildren. Interment was at Crowder Cemetery.

[Source: Excerpted from The DeFuniak Herald, January 13, 1944]

[Burial: Crowder Cemetery, Mossy Head]