Bobby Alexander(1938 - 2013)

Bobby A. Alexander


Bobby A. Alexander, 75, of Greenville, husband of Barbara C. Alexander, passed from this life on Friday, February 8, 2013.

Born in Greenville, he was a son of the late Grover M. and Maude Smith Alexander.

Bobby graduated from Greenville High in 1956. He spent over 20 years in engineering drafting in the civil department with the former Piedmont Engineers Group and retired in 2003 from the Taylors Fire and Sewer District as engineering coordinator.

He was an avid golfer. Bobby was a member of First Baptist Church, Greenville.

Surviving, in addition to his wife of 55 years, are a son, Steve Alexander and wife, Patti, of Greenville; a daughter, Kim Alexander, of Greenville; a sister, Martha Cox of Orlando, FL, and a brother, Mac Alexander and wife, Polly, of Aiken; and three grandchildren, Beth Alexander, Whitney Williams and husband, Garrett, and Jack Alexander.

Visitation will be held Monday, February 11, 2013 from 1:30 p.m. until 2:45 p.m. at Thomas McAfee Funeral Home, Downtown. The funeral service will follow at 3:00 p.m. in the Chapel. Burial will be in Woodlawn Memorial Park.

The family wishes to express a special thanks to Bobby's personal caregiver, Tonya Williams, and to the care-giving at The Haven.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Salvation Army, 417 Rutherford St. Greenville, SC 29609 or Agape Hospice Foundation, 1060 Boiling Springs Rd. Spartanburg, SC 29303.

Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting

Funeral Home

Thomas McAfee Funeral Home - Downtown Chapel
639 North Main Street Greenville, SC 29601
(864) 232-6733

Published in The Greenville News on Feb. 10, 2013