MINNIE REITA ALEXANDER
Mrs. Minnie Reita Alexander Walker, lovingly known as Reita Mae, left her loved ones on June 11, 2014.
She was born in Pickens County, Alabama on January 20, 1929 to the late Towrey Thomas "T.T." and Molly Mae (Jones) Alexander. She taught 7th and 8th grade science and home economics, and was an amazing teacher and mentor to many people. She was a fantastic seamstress and she loved sports, talking and getting to know people, reading and especially playing the card game, canasta. She always taught her children to try to do one good thing daily; she blessed the lives of the people she met and she had a servant's heart and will be truly missed.
Her husband Lavern Walker preceded her in death along with her sister Grace. Survivors are her daughters, Yvette (Jim) Wynn and Lana Annette Ervin. She was a loving grandmother to Brian (Sabrina) Wynn and Justin Ervin.
Funeral services will be held at 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday, June 17, 2014 in the Jones-Gallagher Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Lonnie Broome officiating. The viewing will be held one hour prior to the services.
Arrangements are by JONES-GALLAGHER FUNERAL HOME, 340 E. Walker Dr., Keystone Heights, FL 32656. 352-473-3176.
Jones-Gallagher Funeral Home & Cremation
340 East Walker Drive Keystone Heights, FL 32656
Published in Gainesville Sun from June 15 to June 16, 2014