Obituaries » Jack Odis Alexander

U.S. Veteran

Jack Odis Alexander

May 25, 1933 - February 11, 2017

Service Date: February 18, 2017

Jack Odis Alexander, 83, of Anderson, SC passed away on Saturday, February 11, 2017 peacefully at his home.

Born in Simpsonville, SC, he was the son of the late Odis Alexander and Lillie Mae Emery. He was a member of The Brook Church and was a barber. He was an Air Force Boxing Champion from 1951 – 1954.

He is survived by his wife: Betty Alexander, of the home; daughters: Tammy Alexander of Townville, Diane Jones and her husband Charles, of Lexington, Vicki Johnson and her husband Ken of Anderson; granddaughters: Ava Alexander, of Townville, Courtney Gantt, of Lexington, Lyndsey Moorhead, of Anderson, and Mary Wichlei of Hollywood, FL; grandson: Aaron Alexander, of Townville; and great-grandchildren: Charlie, Alex, Sophia, and Lila.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, February 18, 2017 at 2pm The Brook Church in North Pointe Shopping Center at 3215 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd and will be officiated by Reverend Danny Keen, Reverend John Keen, and Reverend Rick Hilton. The family will be hosting a Going Home Celebration in the Life of Jack in the fellowship hall of the church. Inurnment will be held at MJ Dolly Cooper Veterans Cemetery.

The family will be at their respective homes.

Condolences may be offered at

Sosebee Mortuary and Crematory, South Chapel is assisting the family with arrangements.