Deacon Fred Alexander, 86, was a beloved father, grandfather, brother, uncle and a pillar in the community passed away on Sunday, July 18, 2021 at Magnolia Medical Regional Center surrounded by his children and grandchildren.
Fred was preceded in death by his wife of 56 years, Emma Lee Alexander, his parents, John and Jettie Alexander, grandson, Roderick “Rod” Parker, beloved daughter-in-law, Berunia “Faye” Alexander, two brothers, J.C. Moore and O.D. Jamerson, three sisters, Mary Copeland, Velma and Norma Jean Alexander, mother-in-law, Janie Dumas, five (5) sisters-in-law and two (2) brothers-in-law.
He leaves to cherish his memories his only daughter, Delois Ann Alexander, three sons, Larry, Van Earl (Bertha), Van J. (Jackie), a nephew that they raised as their own, Johnny Ray Lindsey, one (1) brother-in-law, Johnny Copeland, grandchildren, Shalonda, Anita, Tammi, Torey, Korey, Eric, Chemeka, John, Jeremy, Zach, Rodney, L.A., Kendra, Sean, Shanae, and Quentin, thirty-eight (38) great grandchildren, four (4) great-great grandchildren. He also left to cherish his memories, a host of loving nieces, nephews, cousins, friends, and neighbors on Caldwell St.