|Birth: ||Sep. 28, 1882|
|Death: ||Mar. 22, 1970|
The Wellington Leader March 26, 1970
John C. Alexander, who came to Collingsworth county before it was organized into a county, died at his home, in Amarillo, Sunday, March 22. He was 87. Mr. Alexander had lived in Amarillo about eight years.
A member of pioneer Texas families, he was born at Welmar, September 28, 1882. His Father O. W. Alexander, was born in Columbus in 1853, only a few years after Texas became a state. His mother, a native of Mississippi, came to Texas as a child.
The family came to Collingsworth County in 1889 and filed on land a mile north of Welling. John C. Alexander farmed throughout his active life.
He was a member of the Church of the Nazarene.
Mr. Alexander is survived by eight nieces and nephews.
Oscar William Alexander (1843 - 1929)
Nancy Lorena Wilson Alexander (1846 - 1929)
Oscar Horace Alexander (1877 - 1925)*
Nettie Alexander (1880 - 1963)*
John Claiborne Alexander (1882 - 1970)
Floyd Wilson Alexander (1885 - 1941)*
South Fairview Cemetery
Plot: Section 2 Row 13
Created by: ATK
Record added: Mar 12, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 49621209