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John Ray Alexander

October 4, 1938 ~ December 24, 2018 (age 80)

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John Ray was born to John Freeman Alexander and Rosiel Felix on October 4, 1938 in Upton Texas. 

John worked for Rainhart Company as a machinist for 38 years. He was a member of Pleasant Valley Missionary Baptist Church until he health failed. 

John is proceeded in death by his father and mother, John Freeman Alexander and Rosiel Felix, three brothers Daniel Ray, Joe Louis, and Melvin McMurray, two sisters Annie Mae Taylor and Bennie Ruth Patridge.

John leaves to cherish his memory wife, Shirley Alexander; three daughters Virginia Darby (Wilbert), Stace Alexander, and Shelia Alexander; one son Freeman John Alexander of Austin, Texas; twi sisters Addie Bea Rogers of Upton, Texas, Almae Smiley of Houston, Texas; 10 grandchildren, 17 great grandchildren; a host of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.


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January 4, 2018

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Gipson Pendergrass People's Mortuary, LLC
109 NW 1st Street
Smithville, TX 78957

Funeral Service
January 5, 2019

11:00 AM
Pleasant Valley Missionary Church
11224 Thaxton Rd
Austin, TX 78747

January 5, 2019

2:00 PM
Sweet Hill Cemetery
FM 2571
Upton, TX 78957

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