James

October 23, 1931 ~ November 15, 2021

Born in: Bon Ayr, KY
Resided in: Glasgow, KY

James Walton Alexander, 90, of Glasgow, Kentucky passed away Monday, November 15, 2021, at the Greenview Hospital in Bowling Green, Kentucky. He was born October 23, 1931, in Bon Ayr, Kentucky to the late John Alexander and Bessie May Gray Edmunds. James grew up farming and was a real estate investor for over 60 years. He was also an entrepreneur/landowner in and around Barren County. Mr. Alexander was a longtime member of First United Methodist Church.

Survivors include his daughter, Sandra Poynter; grandson, Dewayne Poynter; and great granddaughter/apple of his eye, Olivia Poynter.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his loving wife whom he married in December of 1951, Dorothy Lee Burgess Alexander; brother, Alton Alexander; and sisters, Ruth Waller, and Hilda Copas.
There will be a private family funeral service held Saturday, November 20th at A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in the Old Zion Cemetery. A. F. Crow & Son is honored to be entrusted in the care of Mr. Alexander. Please share your condolences with the family at www.crowfuneralhome.com.

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  1. Sandra,Dewayne and Olivia so sorry for your loss. Prayers,Love and thoughts for you all in the coming days. God Bless.

  2. Sandra,
    So very sorry for your loss. James was a terrific guy. Please know you are in my thoughts and prayers. 🙏💕🙏

  3. So sorry for your loss. James has been a good friend for many years.
    He was a good man and will resume missed. Your family is in our thoughts and prayers.

  4. I’m so sorry, Big Prayers for Dewayne, and the rest of the family, but especially for my favorite Olivia! Prayers for you all now and in days to come!

  5. Thinking about the memories: visiting on the farm, “helping” milk the cows, going to the cattle auction, helping plant tobacco, watching the tractor pull at the fair, hearing Uncle James tell his many stories and jokes and most of all remembering his laugh. He was one of a kind. He’ll be greatly missed. Hugs and love to you Sandra and Dewayne!

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