ALEXANDER, Thomas Leon

Date of birth:  11 Apr 1910 Johnson County
Date of death: 30 Apr 1978 Franklin

Franklin Daily Journal, 1 May 1978

FRANKLIN
Thomas Alexander rites Wednesday

Thomas L. Alexander, 68, Franklin route 5, died Sunday morning at his residence. He had been a lifelong resident of Franklin.

Born April 11, 1910, in Johnson County, he was the son of George and Minnie (Sherman) Alexander.

He was married to Hazel Wyrick [Wirey] on May 11, 1946 in Franklin. Mrs. Alexander survives.

Mr. Alexander was employed with Indiana Gas and Water Company and had been retired from that company for the past 10 years. He was a member of the Shiloh Church, Edinburgh American Legion, Franklin Odd Fellows Lodge and had served as a member of the Army Medical Corps in World War II.

Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Wednesday at the Vandivier-Parsley Funeral Home, with burial in Greenlawn Cemetery. Rev. Charles Paxton will officiate.

Calling hours will be after 2 p.m. Tuesday.


Edinburgh Tri-County Enterprise, 3 May 1978

THOMAS ALEXANDER

   Thomas Alexander, 68, route 5, 
Franklin, died Sunday morning at 
his residence.  He had retired 
10 years ago from the Indiana Gas 
and Water Company of Franklin. 

   Funeral services were con-
ducted at 2 p.m. Wednesday at 
the Vandivier - Parsley Funeral 
Home in Franklin by the Rev. 
Charles Paxton.  Burial was at 
Greenlawn Cemetery there. Calling 
hours at the funeral home will 
be after 2 p.m. Tuesday.

   Alexander was born April 11, 
1910, in Johnson County, son of 
George and Minnie Sherman Alex-
ander.  He was a lifelong res-
ident of the Franklin area; was 
a member of the Shiloh Church, 
the Edinburgh American Legion, 
the Franklin Odd Fellows Lodge 
and had served in the Army Medical 
Corps during the second world war. 

   He married Hazel Wirey, for-
merly of Edinburgh, May 11, 1946, 
in Franklin, and she survives.


Columbus Republic, 2 May 1978

Indiana Gas Retiree

T. L. Alexander
Franklin

FRANKLIN — Thomas L. Alexander, 68, of Franklin route 5, died Sunday morning at his residence. He had retired 10 years ago from the Indiana Gas and Water Company of Franklin.

Funeral service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Wednesday at the Vandivier-Parsley Funeral Home in Franklin by the Rev. Charles Paxton. Burial will be at the Greenlawn Cemetery there. Calling hours at the funeral home will be after 2 p.m. Tuesday.

Alexander was born April 11, 1910, in Johnson County, son of George and Minnie Sherman Alexander. He was a lifelong resident of the Franklin area; was a member of the Shiloh Church, the Edinburgh American Legion, the Franklin Odd Fellows Lodge and had served in the Army Medical Corps during the second world war.

He married Hazel Wyrick [Wirey] on May 11, 1946, in Franklin, and she survives.

Submitted by Mark Wirey