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Howard Marion Alexander
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Birth: May 12, 1905
Grant County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Oct. 26, 1992
Schuyler County
Illinois, USA

Marion was born in Grant County, Kentucky on May 12, 1905. His father was John T. Alexander and Susie Sechrest Alexander.

He and his brother, Frank, came to the Plymouth, Illinois area and were farmers for many years. He married Ada Vera Aleshire in December 1936 in Keokuk, Iowa. He then married Sarah (Dicus) Fairchild on June 28, 1961 in Columbus, Adams County, Illinois. She passed away on Nov. 11, 1991.

They were residents of Plymouth, Illinois for many years; after retirement they lived in the Rushville and Bowen, Illinois communities. He attended the Methodist Church.

Marion is survived by a step-son, Robert Fairchild of Macomb, and two step-daughters: Sarah Myers of Bowen and Nancy L. Bennett-Stelle of Manchester, Illinois. He enjoyed his six step-grandchildren and his step-great-grandchildren. Marion was preceded in death by six brothers and four sisters.

Anyone who knew him, KNEW he was a Democrat. 
Family links: 
  John T. Alexander (1858 - 1937)
  Susan Francis Sechrest Alexander (1862 - 1937)
  Ada Vera Aleshire Alexander (1897 - 1961)
  Sarah Elizabeth Dicus Fairchild Alexander (1914 - 1991)*
*Calculated relationship
Rosemont Cemetery
Hancock County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Row 29 East Lot 2
Created by: Connie F
Record added: Mar 17, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 34934276
Howard Marion Alexander
Added by: Mary Bunney
Howard Marion Alexander
Added by: Connie F
Howard Marion Alexander
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Rest in peace you Good Ole Democrat. :)
- Mary Bunney
 Added: Jul. 21, 2012

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