Phillip Cameron Alexander
- Born: 18 Jul 1922, Deadwood, TX
- Marriage: Mary Jo Evans about 1942
- Died: 27 Nov 2008, North Little Rock, Pulaski, AR at age 86
- Buried: 1 Dec 2008, Arkansas State Veterans Cemetery, AR
PHILLIP C. ALEXANDER of North Little Rock died Thursday, Nov. 27, 2008 at the age of 86. He was born in Deadwood, Texas on July 18, 1922. He was the son of Tommie and Ava (Mills) Alexander.
Mr. Alexander was a U.S. Coast Guard Veteran, serving aboard the U.S.S. Tampa in Greenland and Iceland during WW II, and had a certificate for crossing The Arctic Circle.
Mr. Alexander was a retired Occupational Therapist at Ft. Roots, Va., for over 40 years.
Phillip was a loving husband of 66 years, father, grandfather and great grandfather.
He is survived by his daughter, Suzie Barton (Richard Holmes) of Benton; a son, Cameron Alexander (Kim) of Conway; four grandchildren, Steve Barton, Xann Henry, Tim Alexander and Nikki Ake; three great-granddaughters and one great-grandson.
He was preceded in death by his wife of 66 years, Mary Jo, and his parents.
A visitation will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 30 at Huson Funeral Home 7700 Hwy 107, Sherwood.
Graveside funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, Dec. 1st at Arkansas State Veterans Cemetery with Brad Vaden officiating.
Memorials may be made to Arkansas Hospice, 5400 West 12th Street, Little Rock, Ark. or the Alzheimer's Association, (918) 481-7741.
Services entrusted to Huson Funeral Home. Sign an online guest book at www.husonfuneralhome.com.
Phillip married Mary Jo Evans, daughter of Minor T (Dick) Evans and Susie F Unknown, about 1942. (Mary Jo Evans was born about 1924 in Arkansas, died on 13 Aug 2008 in North Little Rock, Pulaski, AR and was buried on 18 Aug 2008 in Veterans Cemetery, North Little Rock, Pulaski, AR.)