|Birth: ||Dec. 31, 1880|
|Death: ||Feb. 16, 1955|
The daughter of John D. Alexander and Sallie Bennett, she was never married, and died at McCormick Hospital in Moberly Missouri, where she had been a patient for 10 days, according to death certificate of Bertha, informant was Dee Alexander of Jacksonville Missouri.
Thanks to Tom Waters for the following obituary:
From Moberly Monitor-Index, Thursday, 2-17-1955, pg.2, Ancestry.com
MISS ALEXANDER, NEAR ASH, DIES; FUNERAL FRIDAY
Miss Bertha Alexander, 73, the last member of her immediate family, died at 3:10 o'clock yesterday afternoon in McCormick Hospital afer an illness of four weeks.
Miss Alexander was born, reared and lived practically her entire life on a farm near Ash. She was a member of the Hickory Grove Baptist Church.
Survivors include three cousins, Dee Alexander and Ewing Alexander of Jacksonville and Mrs. Daisy Huston of St. Louis; and a brother-in-law, Jack Ash.
The body will remain at the Mahan Funeral Parlors. Services will be condcuted at 2 o'clock tomorrow afternoon at the Hickory Grove Church by the Rev. Colman White,
of Hannibal. Burial will be in an adjoining cemetery.
John D. Alexander (1855 - 1933)
Sallie E Bennett Alexander (1858 - 1915)
Maude Alexander Ash (1878 - 1952)*
Bertha Alexander (1880 - 1955)
Note: Shares tombstone with her sister, Maude Ash.
Hickory Grove Cemetery
Created by: PShannon
Record added: Sep 08, 2011
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