Funeral services for 95 year old Leslie Brown Alexander of Cookeville will be held Friday at 3:00 p.m. from the Chapel of Hooper Huddleston & Horner Funeral Home in Cookeville with Mike Head officiating. Burial will follow in Crest Lawn Cemetery.
Alexander died Thursday at Kindred (Masters) Healthcare Center in Algood.
He was born in DeKalb County to the late James Isaac and Alton Smith Alexander.
He was of the Baptist Faith and a farmer before becoming disabled.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, James Alexander, Billy Alexander, and Ike Alexander; and his sister, Dorothy Beckham.
Survivors include his son, Paul Alexander of Detroit, Michigan; five grandchildren; four sisters and a two brothers-in-law, Frances and husband, Jackie Rigsby, Mary Foster all of Smithville, Audry Elem of Nashville, and Nancy and husband, Bill Callwell of McMinnville.
His family will receive friends Friday from 1 p.m. until service time at the funeral home.