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Dennie Ballard Alexander
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Birth: Feb. 23, 1913
Death: Dec. 12, 1997

Source: Daily Ardmoreite

WILSON -- Services for Dennie Ballard Alexander will be 1 p.m. Monday at the Wilson Assembly of God with the Rev. Jim Gillum officiating. Interment will follow at Hewitt Cememtery in Wilson.
He was born Feb. 23, 1919, south of Wilson to Robert Dennie and Hettie Graves Walker Alexander. He died Dec. 12, 1997, in the Healdton hospital.

Alexander was reared south of Wilson, where he married Opal Holoway on Dec. 21, 1935, in Wilson. He was a self-employed carpenter, retiring in 1985. He was an active member of the Wilson Assembly of God. He helped build the church, where he was the Sunday school superintendent and teacher. He was a deacon for 46 years and a member of the church for 48 years.

He was preceded by his wife on March 26, 1992; and all of his brothers, Alva, Fred, Robert and Roy.

Survivors include two daughters, Delois Alexander, of the home, and Maureen and her husband, Ken Barrett, Houston; a son, Wayland and his wife, Gayle of Slidell, La.; four grandchildren, Debbie and Bryan Edgar of Houston, Mark and Michelle Barrett, Houston, Paul and Anne Alexander, Orlando, Fla.; Dennis Alexander of Baton Rouge, La.; and one great-grandchild, Lauren Edgar, Houston.

Pallbearers will be his nephews and honorary pallbearers will be the men of his Sunday school class.

Services are under the direction of Alexander Funeral Home in Wilson.

 
 
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  Opal Obine Holaway Alexander (1917 - 1992)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Hewitt Cemetery
Wilson
Carter County
Oklahoma, USA
 
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Record added: Aug 13, 2008
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