Alexander, Frankie Lois Henderson
ALEXANDER, Frankie Lois (HENDERSON), 78, of Collinsville, died 18
Dec 2003 in Sherman. Burial in the Collinsville Cemetery. She was born
9 Feb 1925 in Collinsville to the late Oscar and Dollie (Pilcher) Henderson.
She married Claude Alexander on 27 May 1944 in Marietta, OK. She was a
member of County Line Baptist Church. - - - Herald Democrat
Collinsville - Willard "Bill" Alexander, 82-year-old retired welder
of Collinsville, died Wednesday, May 1, 2002, at the Collinsville Care
Services were held at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 4 in Huff Funeral Chapel
in Whitesboro. Donny Weimer of the Collinsville Church of Christ officiated.
Burial followed in Collinsville Cemetery. Mr. Alexander was born Dec. 1,
1919, in McKinney, Texas, son of the late John Henry Alexander and Minnie
Viers Alexander. He married Madgeline Alexander in Sept. 7, 1986, in Collinsville.
She preceded him in death in 1993.
He was a member of the Collinsville Church of Christ. He was an
Army veteran of World War II and received the Bronze Star; American Theater
Campaign Medal, Good Conduct Medal, Victory Ribbon, Service Stripe and
Overseas Service Bar.
Mr. Alexander was a retired welder, having working for Hardwick
Etter and Taylor Tank.
Surviving are his stepson and daughter-in-law, Gary L. and Yvonne
Alexander of Haysville, N.C.; stepdaughter and son-in-law, Beverly and
J.B. Scarbrough of Sadler, Texas; one sister-in-law, Irene Pilcher of Lafayette,
La.; five step-grandchildren and 15 step- great- grandchildren; several
nieces and nephews and several great-nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his wife; parents; six brothers; and
one sister.-----The Texoma Enterprise View
By Elaine Nall Bay & Patricia Nall