Thomas Jefferson Boon
Confederate Veteran
of Navarro County, Texas


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8/6/1842 - 3/3/1932
Co H 22nd Tenn Inf



Thomas J. Boone, 90, Roane Pioneer, Dies
Special to The News
CORSICANA, Texas, March 4. - March 4, 1933 Thomas Jefferson Boone, died Mar. 4, 1933 Thomas Jefferson Boone, 90, Confederate veteran and long-time resident of Navarro County, died at his home in the Roane community Friday afternoon and the funeral was held Saturday afternoon from the Roane Baptist Church with burial in the Rice cemetery. The services were conducted by the Rev. W. E. Wood of Fort Worth. Mr. Boone served under General Forrest during the Civil War and participated in the Battles of Shiloh and Belmont. Surviving are his wife, two sons, eight daughters, Mrs. Mary Coble, Goose Creek; Mrs. J. N.Hawkins, Rice; Mrs. W. L. Swann, Santa Anna; Mrs. R. C. Barton, Earth; Mrs. E. E. Hobbs, Rice; Mrs. Clenn Curry, Roane; Mrs. J. W. Kent, Roane; and Mrs. H. R. Bass, Roane; a stepdaughter, Mrs. J. E. Holcomb; and two stepsons, L. L. and Grady Hosch.

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