Hendricks County Flyer, Avon, IN

April 22, 2013

Charlene Ray Alexander


— Charlene Ray Alexander died Friday. She was 87.

Born April 21, 1925, in Lizton, she was a daughter of the late Estel and Gertha (Bailey) Ray. She married Billy Lee Alexander on June 29, 1946, in the Lizton Christian Church, and he also preceded her in death.

Mrs. Alexander was a 1943 graduate of Lizton High School. She was a homemaker and worked 12 years as a cook at Pittsboro School.

She was a member of Pittsboro Baptist Church, the Red Hat Society, and Hendricks County Senior Citizens.

Survivors include a son, Billy Ray Alexander and wife Tracie; daughters Karen L. Hiland and husband Mickey, and Marcia Donner and husband Bruce; a sister, Phyllis Rader; eight children and five great-grandchildren.

Preceding her in death were a brother, Donald Ray, and a sister, Evalene Morrison.

Services are 11 a.m. Tuesday at Pittsboro Baptist Church. Interment will follow at Sparks Cemetery in Pittsboro.

Calling is from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday at David A. Hall Mortuary, 220 N. Maple St., Pittsboro.

Memorials may be made to Pittsboro Baptist Church or to Phi Beta Psi Sorority, P.O. Box 14, Pittsboro, IN 46167.