Sexton: a person who looks after a church and churchyard, typically acting as bell-ringer and gravedigger.
The first photograph shows the newspaper headline and Mr. Clancy, the gamekeeper. Via FindMyPast/The Daily Mirror.
The second photograph is The Chequers Inn, Aston Tirrold. Via The Astons.Net
The third and final photograph is of 'old' Mr Flitney and an unknown companion outside the church at Butler's Cross. Via FindMyPast/The Daily Mirror.
When this article was written Aston Tirrold, Aston Upthorpe and Hagbourne were in Berkshire but after the boundary changes of 1974, they became part of Oxfordshire.