SPEEDWELL, Tenn. - Leatrice Burke Alexander, born April 13, 1923, passed away Sunday, March 5, 2006, at her home.
She was a member of Mt. View Methodist Church in Speedwell.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 61 years, James Albert; and her son, Jeffery.
Survivors include children, James P. and Alice Alexander, Speedwell, Jerry and Priscilla Alexander, Dayton, Ohio, Jack and Joe Alexander, Speedwell, Debbie Williams, Knoxville, Tenn., and Diane Braden, Speedwell; eight grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren, and a host of other relatives and friends.
Funeral services will be held at 8 p.m. Wednesday at Coffey Funeral Home with the Rev. David Bolton presiding. Music will be by Cathy Robinson.
Burial will be at 1 p.m. Thursday at Alexander Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Brian Alexander, Gregory Williams, Shane Williams, Dustin Alexander, Rick Welch, and J.D. Estep.
Honorary pallbearers are Alan Johns, Hayes Alexander, Steven Alexander, Roger Russell, David Thomas, and Phillip Thomas.
The family will receive friends from 5-8 p.m. Wednesday at Coffey Funeral Home which is in charge of arrangements.