Roger C. Alexander

Friday, January 4, 2013

Roger C. Alexander, 78, of Lewisburg, passed away on Saturday, Dec. 29, 2012, at NHC-Lewisburg.

Mr. Alexander was a native of Cleveland, Ohio, and the son of the late Harry Alexander and Florance Hawkins Alexander. He retired as Wire Chief and Vice President of Kearsarge Telephone Co/TDS in New London, N.H., after 22 years of service. He also retired after 24 years with United Telephone Company as C.O.E Supervisor in Chapel Hill. He was past Noble Brand of the International Order of Odd Fellows. He enjoyed playing golf and poker, and studying history and politics.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Richard, and daughter, Cheryl Keiler.

Mr. Alexander is survived by his wife of 59 years, Sylvia Alexander of Lewisburg; one daughter, Eunice Rosenbalm of Lewisburg; two sons, Carl Keiler of Lewisburg and Steven Alexander of New Hampshire; six grandchildren; one nephew; and several nieces.

Mr. Alexander will be cremated and his services will be held privately at Temple Cemetery in the Farmington Community.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are encouraged to the American Cancer Society in care of Susie Boatright, 2382 Lynnville Hwy, Cornersville, TN 37047.

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Bills-McGaugh Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.