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Graple Alexander
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Birth: Jul. 15, 1913
Jackson
Madison County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Oct. 22, 1971
Topeka
Shawnee County
Kansas, USA

Graple Alexander

Graple Alexander, 58, Topeka, died Friday at a Topeka hospital where she was admitted and underwent surgery for a brain tumor.

Miss Alexander was born July 15, 1913 at Jackson, Tenn., and lived at Parsons before she moved to Topeka 11 years ago. She was a member of Washington Avenue United Methodist Church at Parson, Ks.

She was a social worker and was employed by the Shawnee County Welfare Dept.

A cousin, Mary P. Barron, Wichita, survives.

Services and burial will be at Jackson, Tenn., where Lanier Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Miss Alexander will lie in state from noon to 9 pm Saturday at Penwell-Gabel Funeral Home in Topeka. Services will be Monday in the Lanier Funeral Home, Jackson, Tenn. with burial in Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Jackson.
(Topeka (Ks.) State Journal Saturday 23 Oct., 1971, pg. 28)

1920 United States Federal Census
Name: Graple Alexander
Age: 6
Birth Year: abt 1914
Birthplace: Tennessee
Home in 1920: Parsons Ward 1, Labette, Kansas
Race: White
Gender: Female
Relation to Head of House: Daughter
Father's Name: Robert E Alexander
Father's Birthplace: Tennessee
Mother's Name: Rose E Alexander
Mother's Birthplace: Tennessee
Household Members:
Robert E Alexander 42
Rose E Alexander 38
Graple Alexander 6

1940 United States Federal Census
Name: Graple Alexander
Age: 27
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1913
Gender: Female
Race: White
Birthplace: Tennessee
Marital Status: Single
Relation to Head of House: Daughter
Home in 1940: Parsons, Labette, Kansas
Street: Main Street
House Number: 2411
Inferred Residence in 1935: Parsons, Labette, Kansas
Household Members:
Robert E Alexander 63
Rose E Alexander 57
Graple Alexander 27
Mary Barron 17 (Niece)
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Robert Edward Alexander (1876 - 1954)
  Rose Ella Veal Alexander (1882 - 1956)
 
 Siblings:
  Robert Cecil Alexander (1909 - 1915)*
  Dorothy Alexander (1911 - 1911)*
  Graple Alexander (1913 - 1971)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Pleasant Hill Baptist Church Cemetery
Jackson
Madison County
Tennessee, USA
 
Created by: Frances Donnelly
Record added: Sep 26, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 59223594
Graple Alexander
Added by: Frances Donnelly
 
Graple Alexander
Added by: Frances Donnelly
 
 
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