The Richmond Register

January 21, 2014

Shirley Morgan Alexander, 73


Special to the Register

RICHMOND — Shirley Morgan Alexander, 73, of Richmond, passed away Tuesday, January 21, 2014, at Baptist Health-Richmond.

She was born April 27, 1940, in Richmond, Kentucky, to George Walter and Wilma Bond Morgan, both of whom preceded her in death. She was a homemaker and a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints.

Mrs. Alexander is survived by: her husband, Joseph Alexander III of Richmond; one daughter, Lencia A. Mountjoy (Shawn) of Danville, Kentucky; one son, J. Alexander IV (Holly) of Chehalis, Washington; nine grandchildren, Kip, Hannah, Hunter and Heath Mountjoy, Tate Sonnenburg (Eric), Joseph Alexander V, Gunnar, Ivy and Addison Alexander; one great-granddaughter, Macy Sonnenburg.

Services for Mrs. Alexander will be conducted 11 a.m. Saturday, January 25, 2014, at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints with Bishop Scott Sorrenson officiating. Burial will follow at the Richmond Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5 to 9 p.m. Friday at the church.

Pallbearers will be Hunter Mountjoy, Kip Mountjoy, Hannah Mountjoy, Heath Mountjoy, Robert Gibbs, Tommy Alexander and Robert Alexander. Honorary pallbearer: David Aiken.

Donations are suggested to the Madison County Humane Society, 128 C Big Hill Ave., Richmond, KY 40475.

Oldham, Roberts & Powell Funeral Home is in charge of services.

Condolences may be expressed at www.orpfh.com.