ALEXANDER, Walter "Leroy," went home to his heavenly Father Tuesday, June 21, 2011. He was preceded in death by his parents, Samuel Robinson and Arlene Robinson. He is survived by his wife, Ann Alexander; four children, Gwen Jones, Michael (Consuela) Alexander, Arlene Alexander and Walter Alexander Jr.; eight grandchildren, Andre Alexander, India Stewart, Andrea(Torrie) Whitehead, Bernard (Kendra) Dabney, Chante Alexander, Calvin Stewart Jr., Michelle Alexander and Alexandra (Ray) Madden, 14 great-grandchildren; a sister, Marilinn Minor; six sister-in-laws, Earnestine (Charles) Mitchell, Alfleda (Frank) Jennifer, Ada Mallory, Geraldine Russell, Catherine Robinson and Ella Robinson; one brother-in-law, Norman (Cinderella) Wyatt; and a host of nephews, nieces and friends. We, the family, ask that donations are made to the (www.alz.org) in lieu of flowers. He rests at the Henry W. Dabney Funeral home, 518 N. Washington Hwy., Ashland, Va., 23005 where wake services will be held on Friday June 24, 2011 from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Funeral services will be held on Saturday June 25, 2011 2 p.m. at Ebenezer Baptist Church, Beaverdam, Va. Interment Church Cemetery.
This obituary was originally published in the Richmond Times-Dispatch.