|1928 Eagle Mills School #36|
Shelby County Texas
The first record of Eagle Mills School #36 was in 1893. The building was located near the railroad tracks near Paxton. In 1948 the school consolidated with Paxton #89, but the students went to Joaquin School. Additional information on the school can be found the Shelby County History, Volume 1, article by Mattie Dellinger.
Younger Class at Eagle Mills 1928:
Top Row: Celeta Bass, Madaline Truitt, Vivian Dolby, Catherine Woods, and Velma May-Teacher.
Front Row: Dollie Mae Cox, Denton Haley, Wanda Mason, Willie Mason and Ramond Connell.
Eagle Mills School, 1928:
Front Row: Ona Lee Whiddon, Floyd Spurlock, Bonnie Bell Richardson, Era Bell Whiddon, Luther Barely,
Ethel Lilly, Ruby Scott, Zan May, and Bailey May.
Second Row: Alton Sinclair, Herman Cox, Annie Lee Cox, Gladys Whiddon, Fannie Lou Powdrill, Evon Spurlock, Estelle Spurlock, Media Sholar and Forris Horton-Teacher.