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William T. Alexander, Jr
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Birth: Apr. 20, 1900
Water Valley
Yalobusha County
Mississippi, USA
Death: Jan. 15, 1974
Palestine
Anderson County
Texas, USA

William T. Alexander Jr., retired general manager for the New York Central Railroad in Syracuse, New York, died January 15, 1974 in Memorial Hospital at the age of 73. Mr. Alexander had made his home in Palestine since his retirement from the railroad in 1965. Born April 20, 1900, in Water Valley, Mississippi, Mr. Alexander was a son of the late W.T. and Virginia Wright Alexander. A graduate of Rice Institute in Houston, he entered the engineering department of the Missouri Pacific Railroad in 1924. He married the former Miss Lucille Malloy of Palestine on June 21, 1927. Mr. Alexander was a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Palestine and a member of Hidalgo Masonic Lodge No. 1036 at Edinburg, Texas. He was on the State Board of Registration for Professional Engineers and a member of the American Railroad Engineers Association and the American Society of Civil Engineers. Funeral services are to be held at 2 p.m. Thursday in the Bailey Memorial Chapel here with the Rev. W.S. Blanton Jr. officiating. Burial will follow in East Hill Cemetery. Active pallbearers will be K.D. Hestes, E.R. Chaney, O.C. Prewitt, J.F. Wolff, Joe Herrin and Wayne Eaves. Honorary pallbearers include Dr. Fred E. Felder, Dr. E.W. Clawatter, Ed Joslin, Lacy Kendrick, J.E. Montgomery, Howard Crouse and J.O. Parker. Mr. Alexander is survived by his widow, Mrs. Lucille Malloy Alexander of 911 East Neches Street.
(Palestine Herald Press - January 15, 1974) 
 
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  Mary Lucile Malloy Alexander (1904 - 1990)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Palestine City Cemetery
Palestine
Anderson County
Texas, USA
Plot: East Hill 12-01
 
Maintained by: Bernard-Trigg
Originally Created by: Lanny Medlin
Record added: Jul 03, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 54441311
William T. Alexander, Jr
Added by: Lanny Medlin
 
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