Thomas Newton Hyde
- Born: 29 Nov 1896
- Died: 11 Dec 1938 at age 42
- Buried: Winnfield Cemetery, Winn, LA
Noted events in his life were:
• Obituary. Tom N. Hyde, Winnfield's fire chief, died at 3 o'clock last Saturday afternoon after almost a week's illness. Funeral services were held Sunday afternoon at the First Baptist Church, with the Rev. A. H. Cullen officiating. Burial
was in Winnfield Cemetery.
Pallbearers were J. E. Carter, W. H. Peters, W. C. Willis, J. E. Nugent, Frank Grigsby, and B. W. Baker.
Mr. Hyde is survived by his widow, who was Miss Isla McMahon of Selma, the daughter of A. McMahon, of Winnfield, and three small children, Vernon, 8, Genae, 5, and Thomas, 15 months; his father, J. T. Hyde of Tide; four brothers, Albert Hyde, Winnfield, Walter, John, and Sam Hyde of Tide, and his sister, Mrs. A. C. Cavender, of Bernice. He was a nephew of J. M. Hyde of Winnfield and a cousin of Mrs. W. C. Colvin and Mrs. A. L. McDonald of Winnfield.
Mr. Hyde had served Winnfield as fire chief three years, and as utility man, one year. He has been a resident of Winnfield about seven years. He was just 32 years old at the time of his death. He was a member of the Modern W. O. W.
Relatives from out of town who attended the funeral were J. T., Walter, John and Sam Hyde of Tide; Mrs. Cavender, Bernice, and Mr. and Mrs. Joe Conathy.
Published in The Winn Parish Enterprise, December 6, 1928