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In Memory of

Gerald Paul Alexander

July 25, 1944 - November 28, 2016

Obituary


Gerald Paul Alexander Sr., 72, a native and resident of Donaldsonville, passed away on Monday, November 28, 2016. Gerald was a loving husband, father, grandfather, and friend to many. Gerald was known for his contagious smile, and his love and dedication to Donaldsonville High School where he served as an educator for33 years. He also enjoyed duck hunting, fishing, and supporting his grandkids with their activities. He is survived by his wife, Nancy Simoneaux Alexander; one daughter, Shelly Alexander Garrido; one son, Gerald Paul Jr. and wife, Mindy Young Alexander; four grandchildren, Faith Garrido, Abbie...

Gerald Paul Alexander Sr., 72, a native and resident of Donaldsonville, passed away on Monday, November 28, 2016. Gerald was a loving husband, father, grandfather, and friend to many. Gerald was known for his contagious smile, and his love and dedication to Donaldsonville High School where he served as an educator for33 years. He also enjoyed duck hunting, fishing, and supporting his grandkids with their activities. He is survived by his wife, Nancy Simoneaux Alexander; one daughter, Shelly Alexander Garrido; one son, Gerald Paul Jr. and wife, Mindy Young Alexander; four grandchildren, Faith Garrido, Abbie Alexander, Annie Alexander, and Josh Alexander; one sister, Carolyn Korner; and one brother, Coach C.J. Alexander. He is preceded in death by his parents, Amy Rivet and Clarence Alexander; one sister, Aurelie A. Finley; and one brother, Herd Rodrigue. Pallbearers will be Gerald Alexander Jr, David Richard, Brent Korner, Josh Alexander, Wayne Oriellion, and Brennan Korner. Visitation will be held at St. Francis of Assisi Church in Donaldsonville on Thursday, December 1, 2016 from 8 am until Mass of Christian Burial at 1pm, celebrated by Rev. Joe Vu. Interment to follow in Church Mausoleum. Ourso Funeral Home, Donaldsonville in charge of arrangements. www.oursoDonaldsonville.com. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to Center- Courageous Kids, 1501 Bunley Rd Scottsville KY, 42164 or at www.courageouskids.org. When making donations, make sure to include that it is in memory of Gerald Alexander Sr.