Devon Alexander

Published 6:00 am Friday, December 15, 2006

Services for Devon Alexander, of Brookhaven, are 1 p.m.Saturday, Dec. 16, at Riverwood Family Funeral Service Chapel withburial in Riverwood Memorial Park.

Visitation is Saturday from 11 a.m. until the time of theservice at the funeral home.

Mr. Alexander, 77, died Dec. 14, 2006, at McComb Nursing andRehabilitation Center. He was born on Oct. 7, 1929, to AdronAlexander and Bessie Rayborn Alexander.

He was a a retired state highway worker. He was a U.S. Armyveteran of the Korean War. He was a member of Felder’s UnitedMethodist Church.

Preceding him in death were his parents; his brother, JewelAlexander; and his sister, Clytie Brister.

Survivors are his wife, Mary E. Boyd Alexander, of Brookhaven;his daughter, Darlene Alexander Case and husband Jimmy, ofBrookhaven; his sister, Gladys Matthews and husband Charles, ofJayess; his grandchildren, Delina Smith and husband Chris, andJennifer Whittington and husband Marc; and his great-grandchildren,Kasi Smith, Brodie Smith and Raney Whittington.