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Obit: JOE ALEXANDER

Obit: JOE ALEXANDER

July 12th, 2019 in Obituaries

DeKALB, Texas—Joe Bailey Alexander, 86, of Texarkana, Ark., died Tuesday, July 9, 2019, at his home. Mr. Alexander was born May 1, 1933, in Livingston, Texas. He was retired from Red River Army Depot and a Korean War Marines veteran. Survivors include his wife, Polly Dunn Alexander of Texarkana; one son, Gary Alexander of Round Rock, Texas; three daughters and sons-in-law, Gayle and David Greenthaner of The Netherlands and Sara and Bryan Greathouse and Jennifer and Skipper Davis of Texarkana; nine grandchildren; one great-grandson; and a number of other relatives. Services will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Bates Family Funeral Home with the Rev. Jim LeGrand officiating. Burial will be in Chapelwood Memorial Gardens Cemetery. Visitation will be 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home. Online registration is at batesfamilyfuneralhome.com.