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Nancy Cornelia "Nealy" McDonald Alexander
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Birth: Dec. 30, 1863
Crittenden County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Apr. 14, 1919
Crittenden County
Kentucky, USA

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.
 
 
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 Spouse:
  James Calhoun Alexander (1848 - 1916)
 
 Children:
  William Patton Alexander (1885 - 1947)*
  Flora Bell Alexander Guess (1886 - 1980)*
  Essie Franklin Alexander Thurman (1888 - 1965)*
  Washington Cecil Alexander (1894 - 1966)*
  Virgil Watson Alexander (1901 - 1981)*
  Ercel V Alexander (1903 - 1975)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Piney Fork Cemetery
Piney Fork
Crittenden County
Kentucky, USA
 
Created by: Scott Lee
Record added: Jan 22, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 46984472
Nancy Cornelia Nealy <i>McDonald</i> Alexander
Added by: Scott Lee
 
 
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