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Lucy Margaret Wilcox Alexander
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Birth: Nov. 11, 1901
Ames
Story County
Iowa, USA
Death: Jan. 25, 1979
Atlanta
Fulton County
Georgia, USA

Services for Mrs. Lucy Margaret Alexander, 77, of 411 Lee, will be at 2 p.m. Sunday in the First United Methodist Church. The Rev. Lyman Paul Wood, pastor, will officiate.

Burial will be in Westlawn Cemetery by Minton Mortuary.

Mrs. Alexander died at 4 a.m. today at St. Joseph's Hospital in Atlanta, Ga., of a heart attack. She was visiting her daughter in Roswell, Ga., at the time of the heart attack.

She came to Borger in 1938; she and her husband opened the J.C. Penney Store, which they operated for 17 years. The family then moved to Naples, Fla., where they operated Alexanders Department Store for 17 years.

She had moved back to Borger four years ago.

Mrs. Alexander was born Nov. 10, 1901, in Ames, Iowa. She was a member of the First Untied Methodist Church.

Surviving are two sons, Dr. Jim Alexander of Pampa and Jerry Alexander of Naples, Fla.; a daughter, Mrs. Ann Landry of Roswell, Ga.; four brothers, Albert Wilcox, Houston; Roscoe Wilcox, Ruidoso, N.M.; Harold Wilcox of Corpus Christi; and Leo Wilcox of Borger; three sisters, Mrs. Neva McGregor of Corpus Christi, and Mrs. Lola Temples and Mrs. Cleo Minton, both of Borger.

Also surviving are 10 grandchildren.

(Published in Borger News Herald, Thursday, January 25, 1979)
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Services for Mrs. Lucy Margaret Alexander, 77, of 411 Lee, will be at 2 p.m Saturday at the First United Methodist Church. Officiating will be the Rev. Lyman Paul Wood, pastor.

Mrs. Alexander died at 4 a.m. Thursday at St. Joseph's Hospital in Atlanta, Ga., of a heart attack. She was visiting her daughter in Roswell, Ga., at the time of ther [sic] heart attack.

She came to Borger in 1938; she and her husband opened the J.C. Penney Store, which they operated for 17 years. The family then moved to Naples, Fla., where they operated Alexander Department Store for 17 years.

She had moved back to Borger four years ago.

Mrs. Alexander was born Nov. 1901, in Ames, Iowa. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church.

Survivors include two sons, a daughter, four brothers, three sisters, and 10 grandchildren.

One of the sisters is Mrs. Cleo Minton of Borger.

Burial will be in Westlawn Cemetery by Minton Mortuary.

Pallbearers will be Dr. John Barney Andress, Bob Rogers, Richard White, Clayton White, Dr. Harbord Cox, and Jack Imel.

(Published in Borger News Herald, Friday, January 26, 1979)
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Georgia, Death Index, 1919-1998
Name: Lucy M Alexander
Death Date: 25 Jan 1979
County of Death: Fulton
Gender: F (Female)
Race: White
Age: 77 Years
County of Residence: Union
Certificate: 008032

U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014
Name: Lucy Alexander
BORN: 10 Nov 1901
Last Benefit: 79007, Borger, Hutchinson, Texas, United States of America
Died: Jan 1979
 
 
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 Parents:
  Joseph Lonnie Wilcox (1873 - 1951)
  Mable Sauvain Wilcox (1881 - 1938)
 
 Spouse:
  Jesse Franklin Alexander (1903 - 1972)
 
 Children:
  Anna Lee Alexander Landry (1940 - 1981)*
 
 Siblings:
  Lucy Margaret Wilcox Alexander (1901 - 1979)
  Leo Wallie Wilcox (1920 - 1997)*
  Cleo Wilcox Minton (1920 - 1997)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Westlawn Memorial Park
Borger
Hutchinson County
Texas, USA
Plot: Garden of Prayer
 
Created by: Edith Guynes Stanley
Record added: Feb 14, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 48101071
Lucy Margaret <i>Wilcox</i> Alexander
Added by: Edith Guynes Stanley
 
Lucy Margaret <i>Wilcox</i> Alexander
Added by: Edith Guynes Stanley
 
Lucy Margaret <i>Wilcox</i> Alexander
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