Alexa Hawkins Westfall, 59, of Colonial Heights, passed away Friday, Sept. 6, 2013, at her residence.

Born in Petersburg, she was the daughter of the late Alexander V. and Lois Mayfield Hawkins. Alexa was a member of Colonial Christian Church, The Social Order of the Beauceant-Assembly No. 266, the Colonel John Banister Chapter of Daughters of the American Revolution, and United Daughters of the Confederacy-Petersburg Chapter No. 155.

She is survived by her husband, Joseph P. Westfall Jr.; their children, Joseph "Pat" Westfall III and wife, Stefanie, June W. Jennings and husband, Dewey, and John R. Westfall and wife, Valerie; grandchildren, Joseph P. Westfall IV, Tucker L. Westfall, Patricia R. Westfall, John W. Kimbriel, David R. Kimbriel and Valarie L. Westfall; sisters, Joan H. Slater, and Leta H. Brunner and husband, George; sister-in-law, Joan J. Westfall; and many nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 11, at the Petersburg Chapel of J. T. Morriss & Son Funeral Home with the Rev. Alan Little and the Rev. Roddy Chestnut officiating. Interment will follow at Southlawn Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers and in memory of Alexa, please donate to . Condolences may be registered at

Funeral Home

J T Morriss & Son Funeral Home & Crematory Service
103 S Adams St Petersburg, VA 23803
(804) 733-8511

Published in The Progress-Index from Sept. 8 to Sept. 9, 2013