Mr. William R. Alexander, age 87, of Murray, Kentucky died on Tuesday, January 01, 2019.
Mr. Alexander was born on September 8, 1931 in Mansfield, Ohio to the late William E. Alexander and Suzie Wise Alexander. Mr. Alexander was retired from Kenlake Foods, attended the Westside Baptist Church, and was a Marine Veteran of the Korean War.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one sister, Mary Larned; three brothers, Robert Alexander, Earl Alexander and Carl Alexander.
Mr. Alexander is survived by one daughter, Marla Thomason and husband David of Murray, Kentucky; one son, Carey Alexander and wife April of Murray, Kentucky; four grandchildren, April Parker and husband Steven, Alissa Sullivan and husband Timothy, Carley Alexander and Emma Alexander; one great grandchild, Elijah Parker.
Funeral service for Mr. Alexander will be held at 6:30 p.m., Friday, January 4, 2019 at the J.H. Churchill Funeral Home. Pastor Matt Ellis will officiate. Visitation will be held from 4-6 p.m., Friday, January 4, 2019 at the J.H. Churchill Funeral Home. A private family burial will be held.
Family request no flowers or gifts, expressions of sympathy may go to Guatemala Missions, c/o Westside Baptist Church, 207 Robertson Rd. South, Murray, Kentucky 42071, or the Charity of your choice.