Blanche Eleanor Fetterolf Alexander, 86, of Russellville, AR, died Thursday, April 14, 2011 at Russellville Nursing Center. The daughter of Orrin and Laddie L. Lamon Fetterolf, she was born December 16, 1924 in Homer, LA. She was married on April 5, 1946 to James H. Alexander to whom she spent sixty five wonderful years with. Blanche Graduated from Louisiana Tech University. She was also a Secretary for the dean of Administrations for Louisiana Tech until she retired. She was a long time member of the Bakers Creek Baptist Church. Blanche also enjoyed Fishing and working in flower beds in her free time. One of her greatest joys was the time she got to spend taking care of her family. She was preceded her parents and two half brothers.
Blanche is survived by a daughter Linda Freeman & husband Jim Moudy Russellville; a son Hank Alexander & wife Jodie Ruston, LA; six grandchildren Melinda Cox & husband Eric Russellville, Chad Freeman Russellville, Clay Alexander Ruston, La, Kelli Alexander Ruston, La, Hope Alexander Ruston, La, and Alison Alexander Ruston, La; four great grandchildren Hayli Young, Alexander Cox, Noah Freeman, and Jacob Freeman all of Russellville; and many nieces, nephews, and friends.
Funeral will be at Arlington Cemetery in Homer, Louisiana. Dr Wilton Wall will officiate. Visitation will be from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm, on Sunday, at the funeral home. Internet obituary and on-line guest book are available at www.humphreyfuneral.com.