Laura Swanson Powell Alexander

  • Birth 21 Feb 1920 Cleveland, Bradley County, Tennessee, USA
  • Death 19 Aug 2010 Ringgold, Catoosa County, Georgia, USA
  • Burial Chattanooga, Hamilton County, Tennessee, USA
  • Memorial ID 57484163

Laura Swanson Alexander, 90, of Ringgold, Georgia passed away Thursday, August 19, 2010.

She was born to the late Thornton and Nola Powell on February 21, 1920 in Cleveland, Tennessee. She was a member of Pleasant Grove Baptist Church.

She was also preceded in death by her first Husband, Ruben Burk, Sr., second Husband, Charles Alexander, Brothers, Arthur and Hershel Swanson.

Survivors include her Son, Ruben Curry Burk, Jr. of Ringgold, GA., Daughter, Elizabeth deBurgh of North Hollywood, CA.

Funeral service will be held 2:00 PM Tuesday in the funeral home chapel with Pastor Chuck Smith officiating.

Interment will follow in Greenwood Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 2-9 PM Sunday and all day Monday at the funeral home.

Arrangements are by Wilson Funeral Homes, Wallis-Stewart Chapel, Ringgold, GA.





  • Created by: Richard B. Tucker, Sr.
  • Added: 22 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 57484163
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Laura Swanson Powell Alexander (21 Feb 1920–19 Aug 2010), Find A Grave Memorial no. 57484163, citing Greenwood Cemetery, Chattanooga, Hamilton County, Tennessee, USA ; Maintained by Richard B. Tucker, Sr. (contributor 46898412) .