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Ernest Melvin Alexander
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Birth: Jan. 28, 1877
Death: Feb. 14, 1954

Menard, Feb. 14 (SC)- Funeral services for Ernest M. Alexander, 77, a resident of Menard for the last 55 years, were held Sunday afternoon at Mission Funeral Chapel.

Mr. Alexander died at 1 a.m. Sunday at the family residence here. He was a stockfarmer.

The Rev. J. H. E. Willman, pastor of the First Methodist Church, officiated at services with burial in Pioneer Rest Cemetery.

Mr. Alexander was born Jan. 28, 1877 in Gillespie County. He married the former Miss Beatrice Simpson Jan. 16, 1901.

Survivors include his wife; two daughters, Mrs. Ruth Jackson of Menard and Mrs. Clarence Williams of Lueders; four brothers, L. B. Alexander and Sam Alexander, both of Corpus Christi, C. A. Alexander of San Antonio and W. P. Alexander of San Angelo; two sisters, Mrs. E.M. Young of Brady and Mrs. M. E. Soules, also of Brady; and three grandchildren.

Pallbearers were Jess Slaughter, Stockton Cannon, Edgar Bradford, C.B. Mohler, J.H. Cannon and Walter Smith.
Family links: 
  John William Alexander (1846 - 1946)
  Ruth Jane Lillian Lacey Alexander (1854 - 1917)
  Beatrice Alexander (1881 - 1966)*
  Acil Thomas Alexander (1874 - 1928)*
  Charles Augustus Alexander (1875 - 1961)*
  Ernest Melvin Alexander (1877 - 1954)
  Mary Eunice Alexander Soules (1878 - 1978)*
  Hugh Phelps Alexander (1880 - 1956)*
  William Henry Alexander (1882 - 1950)*
  Louis Benjamin Alexander (1884 - 1966)*
  Cinthy LuAnnie Alexander Young (1887 - 1977)*
  Samuel Albert Alexander (1890 - 1960)*
  Ira Alexander (1897 - 1897)*
*Calculated relationship
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Pioneer Rest Cemetery
Menard County
Texas, USA
Maintained by: A Harwell-Brown
Originally Created by: larry sweeney
Record added: Jun 02, 2010
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Ernest Melvin Alexander
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Ernest Melvin Alexander
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