In Memory

                  
BELEWS CREEK Jan. 22, 1932 - July 19, 2018 Willson Alexander, 86, went home to be with his Lord Thursday afternoon, July 19, 2018 at Kerner Ridge Assisted Living. Sometimes words cannot fully express how much someone means to so many. Those fortunate enough to share time with Willson Alexander know how he touched their lives and should know their importance in his life. He loved us all very much and we are better for having shared him in this life. Willson was born on January 22, 1932 in Forsyth County, NC to Webster S. and Ophelia Willson Alexander. He was a graduate of UNC Chapel Hill where he played football as a right guard, and earned his teaching degree. He retired from Winston Salem Forsyth County Schools after serving as a teacher and coach for over 30 years in both Rockingham and Forsyth Counties. While at Mt. Tabor High School, he started the football and wrestling programs. Willson was a member of Belews Creek Christian Church where he served as deacon. He served his country proudly in the United States Army. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife; Audrey Faye Neal Alexander, 3 sisters; Dora Hanks, Nancy Jones, and Ann King, and 1 brother; Abner Alexander. Willson is survived by his daughter, Sharon Walsh (Brent); son, James Alexander (Ashley); 4 grandchildren, Lauren Olive (Taylor), Alexander Walsh (Emily), James Alexander, Jr., and Neal Alexander; 4 great grandchildren, Alexis, Mackenzie, Raegan, and Owen Olive, and several nieces and nephews. The funeral service was Monday, July 23, 2018 at Belews Creek Christian Church with Pastor Herb Mabe officiating. Burial followed in the Neal Family Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Belews Creek Christian Church, c/o Cemetery Fund, PO Box 185, Belews Creek, NC 27009. 
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CLASSMATES

2015
Mike Flynt  

2014
Wes Brooks  
Charles (Chuck) O'Toole  

2013
Sarah Clontz (Snyder)  

2012
Beverley Grote (Reece)  
Helen Hamm (Turner)  
John Metz  
Pete Romanowsky  

2011
Phyllis Beeson (Walker)  

2010
Silvia Aubuchon (Shea)  
Robert (Bob) Brantley  
Nash Hardy  

2008
Dan Durrant  
Kenneth Marsh  

2007
Mike Miller  

2006
Linda Butler (Walker)  

2004
Steve Tate  

2000
David Robbins

1992
John Lesniak
James Tucker, Jr.  

1982
Ellen Gordon

1977
Craig Deal

DECEASED YEAR UNKNOWN
Roy Choquette
Lee Eldridge
Susan Eller
Dennis Hodges
Sarah Suzanne Lyon
Ronnie Marshall
 
GUESTS

2018
Coach Wilson Alexander  

2014
James Adams  

2010
Nash Hardy  

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