Melinda Alexander Obituary

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Melinda Gail Alexander

October 17, 1949 - July 9, 2013
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Services for Melinda G. Alexander, 63, of Lufkin, will be held at 10:00 a.m. Friday, July 12, 2013 in the Oakley-Metcalf Funeral Home Chapel, with Bro. Mark Wilke officiating. Interment will follow in the Aldredge Cemetery. Melinda was born October 17, 1949 in Lufkin, Texas. She passed away Tuesday, July 9, 2013 in a local hospice facility. Melinda was a medical caregiver and a loving mother, daughter, and grandmother. She enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and friends, Rhodema Spearman and John and Martha Rowin. She also enjoyed crafting and cooking. She was a member of Carpenter's Way Baptist...
Services for Melinda G. Alexander, 63, of Lufkin, will be held at 10:00 a.m. Friday, July 12, 2013 in the Oakley-Metcalf Funeral Home Chapel, with Bro. Mark Wilke officiating. Interment will follow in the Aldredge Cemetery.
Melinda was born October 17, 1949 in Lufkin, Texas. She passed away Tuesday, July 9, 2013 in a local hospice facility.
Melinda was a medical caregiver and a loving mother, daughter, and grandmother. She enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and friends, Rhodema Spearman and John and Martha Rowin. She also enjoyed crafting and cooking. She was a member of Carpenter's Way Baptist Church and went on 3 mission trips to the Amazon with her church.
Survivors include her mother and stepfather, Evelyn Sue and Joe Thrailkill; daughters, Denise Estes and Tamara Reynolds; grandchildren, Rae-Lynn and Korye Stewart, Kristi and Ryne Klawinsky, Cody Suttle, Alex Vinson, Caleb Reynolds, Ryan Reynolds and Eli Lopez; great-grandchildren, Hunter, Kadance and Gentry; brother and sister-in-law, Jim and Judy Alexander; brothers, Tim Alexander and Roy King; sister and brother-in-law, Cindy and Mike Martinez; uncle and aunt, Roy and Carolyn Cates; uncle, Jake Lyon; and a number of nieces, nephews, other family members and friends.
Melinda was preceded in death by her father, Jesse Alexander; granddaughter, Leslie Smith; nephew, Blake Alexander; and aunt, Sara Lyon.
Pallbearers will be Cody Suttle, Kris King, Jim Alexander, Tim Alexander, Roy King and Mike Martinez.
Honorary pallbearers will be Mikey Martinez, David Martinez and Jake Lyon.
The family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Thursday evening at Oakley-Metcalf Funeral Home.
Services are in the care of Oakley-Metcalf Funeral Home

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