|Nancy Cornelia "Nealy" McDonald Alexander|
|Birth: ||Dec. 30, 1863|
|Death: ||Apr. 14, 1919|
2nd wife of James Calhoun Alexander. She was murdered by Thomas Bugg who was found to be insane and sent to the asylum at Hopkinsville.
In Memory - Mrs. Nealy Alexander, wife of J. C. Alexander, was born and raised in this county all her life. She was a sister of Josh, Bird and Bethel McDonald, a sister to Mrs. Bud James, Mrs. Edgar Cruce, Mrs. Edd Cruce, and Mrs. John Paris of Washington.
She professed faith in Christ when a child, and joined the Cumberland Presbyterian Church at Piney Fork. She was a sacrificing mother and a good neighbor.
She was a person of few words, a hard working honest conscientious woman, true to her convictions. The funeral was conducted by her pastor, Rev. W. T. Oakley, in the presence of a large audience.
She leave six children to mourn her los. They are: Will, Mrs. Flora Guess, Mrs. Essie Thurman, Cecil, Virgil and Ercel, and a number of grandchildren, relatives and friends. The interment was at Piney Fork Cemetery. The floral offerings were beautiful. Thus ends the life of a good woman.
William Bethel McDonald (1829 - 1878)
Catherine Moore McDonald (1839 - 1897)
James Calhoun Alexander (1848 - 1916)
William Patton Alexander (1885 - 1947)*
Flora Bell Alexander Guess (1886 - 1980)*
Essie Franklin Alexander Thurman (1888 - 1965)*
James Hubbard Alexander (1889 - 1916)*
Washington Cecil Alexander (1894 - 1966)*
Virgil Watson Alexander (1901 - 1981)*
Ercel V Alexander (1903 - 1975)*
William K. McDonald (1858 - 1860)*
Mahala I. McDonald (1860 - 1860)*
Drucilla Jane McDonald James (1861 - 1936)*
Nancy Cornelia McDonald Alexander (1863 - 1919)
Bird McDonald (1865 - 1928)*
Henry F. McDonald (1868 - 1906)*
Adeline McDonald Cruce (1870 - 1934)*
Joshua "Josh Way" McDonald (1872 - 1938)*
Sarah Catherine McDonald Cruce (1877 - 1951)*
Piney Fork Cemetery
Created by: Scott Lee
Record added: Jan 22, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 46984472