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Daisy Holcombe Alexander
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Birth: Aug. 27, 1902
South Carolina, USA
Death: Aug. 5, 1950
Greenville
Greenville County
South Carolina, USA

Daughter of Mr. & Mrs. John Holcombe; wife of Luther Alexander.

Her obituary indicated she had spent the greater part of her life in Greenville but had once been a resident of Liberty.

She was survived by a son, Ernest Alexander of Atlanta; a step-son, Ralph Alexander of Seneca; three daughters, Mrs. W.E. (Ruby) Cowart of Greenville, Miss Geraldine and Miss Doris Alexander, both of Wisconsin. She was also survived by a sister and a brother unnamed in the obituary, and five grand- children.

Her funeral was held on Sunday, August 7, 1950 at Poinsett Baptist Church, conducted by the Rev. T.L. Brown and Dr. Earl P. Paulk.

Burial: West View Cemetery in Liberty.

As was the custom of the time, her remains were brought to the family home (6 Spencer Street, Greenville) before the funeral hour.

Thomas McAfee Funeral Home (Greenville, SC)

Full obituary may be located here:
The Greenville News
Alexander, Daisy Holcombe (Mrs Luther)
1950 Aug 6 p 8A age 47

Note - both her obituaries and her death certificates listed her father by name; the obituaries listed the mother as "Mrs. John Holcombe" and the two death certificates
on file for her list the mother as "Unknown"

Grave may be unmarked.
 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Martin Luther Alexander (1892 - 1931)
 
 Children:
  Virginia Grace Alexander (1923 - 1925)*
  Ruby Alexander Cowart (1925 - 1994)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
West View Cemetery
Liberty
Pickens County
South Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Karyn Buckner Garvin
Record added: Apr 08, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 88244748
 


- dora brown
 Added: Apr. 16, 2016

-Anonymous
 Added: May. 8, 2012
 
 
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