Arletha Alexander was born July 17, 1939 in Delta City, Mississippi and passed away on Wednesday January 25, 2017 at Methodist Northlake. Arletha was baptized as one of Jehovah's witnesses in 1978 and was faithful until the day she took her last breath. She is preceded in death by husband Clarence Alexander Sr., parents Robert and Claretha Hood, father -in- law Charlie Alexander, mother-in-law Patsy Thomas, sister Dorothy Ann Briscoe, two grandsons Mitchell Alexander and Dorian Alexander, son in law Michael Barnes. Arletha leaves to cherish her memories children Beverly Barnes ,Clarence Alexander Jr, Aileen Alexander, Arletha Collins, Mary Hood and Aamina Alexander, 7 grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren, 2 great great grandchildren, 8 sisters, 5 sisters-in-law, 4 brothers, 3 brothers-in- law, and a host of nieces , nephews other relatives and friends. Visitation Saturday February 4, 2017 from 9-11:00a.m. with funeral service to follow at 11:00a.m. all services at the Guy & Allen Chapel.
Published by Post-Tribune on Feb. 2, 2017.