The Commerce Journal

Obituaries

January 19, 2013

Walter Alexander

COMMERCE — Walter Lee “Butch”Alexander, 65, of Commerce went to be with his Lord and Savior Jan. 11, 2013, at his residence. Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday at Walter’s home.

Ingram Funeral Home of Quinlan is in charge of arrangements.

Walter was born June 2, 1947, in Compton, Calif., the son of the late Walter and Hazel Austin Alexander. He was raised in Bakersfield, Calif. Walter worked as a long haul truck driver most of his life. He married the former Miss Karen Clement on Oct. 4, 1994, and they made their home in California before moving to Commerce in 2007. Walter also worked part-time for Wal-Mart in Commerce. He enjoyed fishing and loved his dogs.

He is loved and will be missed by his wife, Karen of Commerce; daughters Carra Hardy of Lake Isabella, Calif., and Christine Alexander of Oval, Texas; a son, Dustin Alexander of Missouri; grandchildren Lilliane and Zoe Jane; a brother, Lyle R. Alexander of Bakersfield, Calif.; and sisters Donna Millington of Springville, Calif., and Tina Downey of Tafe, Calif.

Visit and sign a guest book at www.commercejournal.com.

 

1
Text Only
Obituaries
  • Fred Tarpley

    March 13, 2014

  • Janice Currens

    March 13, 2014

  • Douglas Webster

    January 30, 2014

  • Larry Walker

    January 30, 2014

  • Netty Nelson

    Netty Lynn Johnson Nelson passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving daughters on Nov. 9, 2013, in Frisco.

    November 27, 2013

  • Dennis Martin

    Dennis W. Martin, 63, entered this world at Dallas on Dec. 23, 1949, and went home to heaven on Oct. 15, 2013.

    November 20, 2013

  • Tommye Bartscht

    November 20, 2013

  • Jane Lenington

    Jane Evelyn Lenington, 82, passed away at her home in Campbell on Nov. 3, 2013.

    November 16, 2013

  • DALTON POTEET

    Dalton Foy Poteet, 86, passed away Oct. 22, 2013, at Texoma Medical Center in Denison.

    November 5, 2013

  • L.E. Keith Walters

    Mrs. L.E. Keith Walters, 87, of Commerce passed away Oct. 8, 2013, at Oak Manor Nursing Home in Commerce.

    October 17, 2013

Featured Ads

Poll

What should be new A&M-C women's basketball coach Jason Burton's goals for the 2014-15 season?

Winning 10 games
Winning and LSC tournament game
His focus should be on recruiting/building the team, rather than immediate success
     View Results
Must Read
Facebook
AP Video
US Proposes Pay-for-priority Internet Standards Wife Mourns Chicago Doctor Killed in Afghanistan FDA Proposes Regulations on E-cigarettes Kerry Warns Russia of Expensive New Sanctions Mideast Peace Talks Stall on Hamas Deal Cody Walker Remembers His Late Brother Paul Grieving South Korea Puts Up Yellow Ribbons Raw: Kerry Brings His Dog to Work Raw: Girls Survive Car Crash Into Their Bedroom Three U.S. Doctors Killed by Afghan Security Yankees' Pineda Suspended 10 Games for Pine Tar Colleagues Mourn Death of Doctors in Afghanistan Ukraine Launches Operation Against Insurgents Obama Reassures Japan on China Raw: Car Crashes Into San Antonio Pool Time Magazine Announces Top Influencers List Raw: Angry Relatives Confront SKorea Officials Bigger Riders Means Bigger Horses Out West Yankees Pineda Ejected for Pine Tar Deadly Fungus Killing Bats, Spreading in US
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide