Violet May Layton

1.2.8.6 – 6th child of Margaret Anderson and James Layton

Violet May LAYTON                                   Sidney Norman SAXON

b.1904                                                                   b. 1900

at Ballina (Newrybar) NSW                             at Grafton, NSW

d. 20th August 2000                                           d. 29th December 1981

at Murwillumbah, NSW                                   at Murwillumbah, NSW

Sydney & Violet Saxon, taken 28th August 1926.

Sydney & Violet Saxon, taken 28th August 1926.

Violet and Sidney were married on the 28th August 1926 at the Methodist Church in Lismore, NSW by S Bonnor. Sidney was the son of Thomas SAXON and Eliza Frances MORGAN. At the time of their marriage Violet resided at Boatharbour, NSW and Sidney lived at Eltham, NSW. Violet and Sidney were dairy farmers around the Lismore – Murwillumbah areas for many years. They had three children:

1.2.8.6.1 Lloyd Herbert SAXON b. 5th May 1931

1.2.8.6.2 Rex SAXON  b. 24th March 1933

1.2.8.6.3 Valmai SAXON  b. 20th July 1940

Funeral Notice: Saxon Violet May: Peacefully at Murwillumbah Nursing Home on 20th August, 2000, formerly of Banora Point, aged 96 years. Much loved wife of the late Syd Saxon, much loved mother and mother-in-law of Lloyd (dec), Rex, Valmai and Darrel McCloy and loved grandmother and great grandmother of their children.     At Peace Relatives and friends are invited to attend her graveside service, which will be held in the Murwillumbah Lawn Cemetery tomorrow, Tuesday August 22, at 3 p.m. White Dove Funerals