YORK -- Mrs. Roberta Alexander, 90, of York died July 18, 2008, at J.F. Hawkins Healthcare in Newberry.
A service of the celebration of her life will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday, July 27, 2008, at Whitmire United Methodist Church, with the Rev. Jim Correll and the Rev. Kelly Gallamore officiating. Visitation will be held from 2 until 2:45 p.m. at the church. Burial will follow the service at the Whitmire Cemetery.
Surviving are her daughter, Melissa Shumway of Boiling Springs, S.C., and her daughter and son-in-law, Bud and Suzanne Jones of York, S.C.; four grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
Mrs. Alexander was the widow of the late Flay E. Alexander, superintendent of the J.P. Stevens Whitmire Plant for 15 years. Both were active members of the Whitmire United Methodist Church and local civic organizations.
Memorials may be made to Trinity United Methodist Church, 22 East Liberty St., York, SC, 29745; Whitmire United Methodist Church, Church St., Whitmire, SC 29178; Hospice Care of Tri-County, 13795 C.R. Koon Highway, Newberry, SC 29108; or J.F. Hawkins Healthcare, 1330 Kinard St., Newberry, SC 29108.
Bratton Funeral Home in York is serving the Alexander family.