Source:February 26, 2004 Daily Southerner newspaper Tarboro, N. C.
ROBERT ALEXANDER JR. Pastor Robert Alexander Jr., 71, died Sunday, Feb. 22, 2004 at Heritage Hospital. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at Son Shine Ministry COG 356 Hwy. 111 with Bishop Ira Butler officiating.
A wake will be held from 7-8 p.m. Friday at Hemby-Willoughby Mortuary Chapel, Tarboro. Burial will follow at Eastlawn Memorial Gardens, Tarboro.
Alexander was the pastor and founder of the Son Shine Ministry COG.
He is survived by his wife, Pastor Vernice Vines Alexander of the home; three daughters, Marie Darden of Greensboro, Sharon Flowers of Willingboro, N.J. and Vernice Jones of the home; two sons, Cleveland Alexander of Hillside, N.J. and Darnell Alexander of Willingboro, N.J.; a stepdaughter, Zondra Andrews of the home; a stepson, Ponce Vines of Irvington, N.J.
Arrangements by Hemby Willoughby Mortuary, Tarboro.