|Gertrude Haley Alexander|
Mrs. Gertrude Haley Alexander, a loving and strong matriarch, known to her family and the community as "Mother", joined the heavenly host on March 24, 2010. Mrs. Alexander was born September 5, 1919, in Ronoake, Louisiana to the late George and Lula Young Haley.
She was a devoted member of Progressive Missionary Baptist Church.
Preceded in death by her husband, Ashton Emmett Alexander; she leaves to celebrate her victory her sister, Bertha Terrell; her children, Geraldine Marshall (Ben), Peggy Shelton, Allen Alexander (Ruby), Ella Dancer (Raymond) and Jacqueline Alexander; 10 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren, 6 great-great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews.
Services will be held at Progressive Baptist Church in Texas City with visitation on Friday, March 26th from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. and the Home Going Celebration Saturday, March 27, 2010, at 2:00 p.m., with Pastor J.D. Steele, Sr., officiating. Burial will follow at Lakeview Cemetery in Galveston.
Created by: Anonymous Child
Record added: Mar 27, 2010
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