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Jerdon Levi Alexander

  • Birth 1 Mar 1915
  • Death 29 Nov 2006
  • Burial Central City, Muhlenberg County, Kentucky, USA
  • Memorial ID 16880819

CENTRAL CITY - - Jerdon Alexander, 91, Tucker Funeral Home.
Published in The Courier-Journal on 12/2/2006.

Jerdon Alexander

Born: March 01, 1915
Died: November 29, 2006

CENTRAL CITY -- God called our precious loved one, Jerdon Levi Alexander, home on Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2006. He was born in Ohio County on March 1, 1915. He was preceded in death by a daughter, Betty Ann Alexander; his father, John Alexander; stepfather, Marion Ball; mother, Clara Ball; sisters Mary Smith Renfro and Ree Belle Sublett; and his stepbrother, Carl Ball. His living stepsister is Roberta Ball Harris.

Jerdon will be remembered as a devoted husband to Lena Johnson for 72 years (Aug. 4, 1934); a loving dad to sons Claudis Levi, Charles Ray and Jerry Wayne; and a daughter, Linda Sue; a caring granddad to 14 and great-granddad to nine; and a kind friend to anyone who needed him.

He was a faithful member of Martwick Missionary Baptist Church. He has served as deacon, trustee, Sunday school superintendent, Sunday school teacher and song leader. At age 91 he still had a truly cheerful face that came from an attitude of his faith in God and a joyful heart.

He enjoyed playing baseball, hunting and gardening. He was an avid fisherman. He worked as a coal miner and retired from the Kentucky Department of Highways.

Funeral services will be held Monday at 11 a.m. at Tucker Funeral Home in Central City with the Rev. Allen Black officiating. Burial will be in Rose Hill Cemetery in Central City. Visitation will be Sunday at 5 p.m. at the funeral home.

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  • Created by: Roger Gleitz
  • Added: 2 Dec 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 16880819
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Jerdon Levi Alexander (1 Mar 1915–29 Nov 2006), Find A Grave Memorial no. 16880819, citing Rose Hill Cemetery, Central City, Muhlenberg County, Kentucky, USA ; Maintained by Roger Gleitz (contributor 46635829) .