|Birth: ||Jan. 4, 1867|
|Death: ||Oct. 15, 1938|
Illinois Statewide Marriage Index: HECK, A J SMITH, ELLEN C 1887-10-13 00D/0258 FRANKLIN.
Illinois Statewide Marriage Index: HECK, ANDREW J SMITH, ELLEN C 1887-10-13 001/0140 FRANKLIN.
Illinois Statewide Marriage Index: ALEXANDER, F E HECK, ELLEN 1893-08-20 001/0232 FRANKLIN.
Illinois Statewide Marriage Index: ALEXANDER, F E HECK, ELLEN 1893-08-20 00E/0265 FRANKLIN.
Obits & Tidbits 1937-1938 (PULLIAM), Franklin Co, IL, pg 82, 17 Oct 1938 issue]
Funeral services will be held today for Mrs. Cynthia Ellen Alexander, 71, who died Saturday, October 15th, after a four months illness. She was born in Northern Township, Franklin county, Illinois on 4 (obit says 3 Jan.) January 1867, the daughter of the late George Washington and Martha Jane Gibbs Smith. In October 1887 she married first to Andrew Heck, to them were born a daughter, Ora, now wife of L.C. Drake, and Lucy, now the wife of Dudly Payne. Mr. Heck died in 1890. In 1893 she married Frank E. Alexander, who died 15 October 1928. She is survived by three sons and six daughters: Alva, Arlie, Ethel and Delbert Alexander; Mrs. James Phillips, Mrs. Leonard Drake, Mrs. Eva Page, Mrs. Bessie Goss, and Mrs. Dudley Payne. She also leaves one step-daughter, Mrs. Jessie Payne of Ewing, and three step-sons, Oscar, Willie and Joe Alexander; one sister, Mrs. Eliza Like, and one brother, Parnie Smith. Burial at Masonic and Oddfellows Cemetery. (combined with obit carried 22 Oct. 1938)
Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916-1947: Name: Cynthia Ellen Alexander: Event Date: October 15, 1938; Event Place: Benton, Franklin, Illinois: Gender: Female; Birth Date: January 4, 1867; Birthplace: Franklin County, Illinois; Father's Name: George W. Smith; Father's Birthplace: Franklin County, Illinois; Mother's Name: Jane Gibbs; Mother's Birthplace: Franklin County, Illinois; Occupation: Housewife; Residence Place: Benton, Franklin, Illinois; Spouse's Name: Frank Alexander; Spouse's Birthplace: Burial Date: October 17, 1938; Burial Place: Benton, Franklin, Illinois; Digital Folder Number: 4008488; Image Number: 458; GS Film number: 1818997; Reference ID: CN 37880.
Franklin Edgar Alexander (1856 - 1928)
Eva Alexander Page (1894 - 1960)*
Bessie Alexander Kearney (1896 - 1962)*
Alva Alexander (1898 - 1946)*
Ethel Alexander Phillips (1904 - 1971)*
Nellie Alexander Phillips (1908 - 1943)*
Masonic and Odd Fellows Cemetery
Plot: Block I Lot 57
Created by: Gravedigger49
Record added: Dec 02, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 81420320
Added: Feb. 27, 2017