Carl W. Alexander CHARLOTTE - Carl Wayne Alexander, of Charlotte, passed away on November 7, 2013. Born in Charlotte, NC, he was the son of the late Roddie and Aleise Alexander. Carl enjoyed many things in life including fishing, being a member of the NRA and most of all spending time with his six grandchildren. He worked as a mechanic for 35 years at Duke Energy. Carl is survived by his wife Shirley Alexander, son Justin, daughters Amanda Coumbes, Sarah Connors, and Candace Weaver, sisters Aileene Baker and Brenda Armstrong, sister-in-law Florence Alexander, and niece Kim Hoover. He was predeceased by his parents and brothers, Willis Alexander and Jack Alexander. Services for Carl Alexander will be held 3 p.m. Monday, November 11 at Williams Memorial Presbyterian Church, 4700 Beatties Ford Road, Charlotte, NC 28216, with a visitation one hour prior. Burial will be at the church. In lieu of flowers the family request donations to St. Jude's Hospital or to the NRA. Forest Lawn West Funeral & Cremation services 4601 Freedom Drive Charlotte NC, 28208 is serving the family. Condolences can be sent to www.forestlawnwest.com.
Published in Charlotte Observer on Nov. 10, 2013