Hugh Alexander Jr. SLATON- Graveside service for Hugh Alexander, 83, of Slaton will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, June 15, 2013 in the Olton Memorial Cemetery under the direction of Englunds Funeral Service of Slaton. Hugh was born in Floydada on April 5, 1930. He passed from this life June 12, 2013. Hugh graduated from Olton High School in 1948. He is a veteran of the Korean War
. Hugh married Betty Edwards on Aug. 3, 1951. After his discharge he farmed and later had a 31 year career with Xcel Energy. Hugh and family moved to Slaton in 1971 from Earth. He was a member of Slaton's First United Methodist Church. His survivors include his wife, Betty; sons, Hugh Scott Alexander, III and Kevin Alexander; sister, Dorothy Mae Marr; along with five grandchildren.