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Narvin Ray Alexander

February 11, 1940 - August 10, 2020

Narvin Ray Alexander was born February 11, 1940 at Crosbyton, Texas to Mendal Narvin Alexander and Lue Frances Barnett Alexander. He passed away on August 10, 2020 at his home in Whitewright surrounded by his family.

Narvin married Patricia Ray Clark on July 26, 1961. Together they raised their two daughters. He and Pat loved to travel the country. They were married for 59 years.

Narvin graduated from ETSU in Commerce with a Bachelors Degree in Electrical Engineering. He later went to work at E-Systems/Raytheon in Greenville, Texas, retiring after 34 years.

Narvin was a gifted man with a variety of interests. He enjoyed golfing, and he loved restoring antique clocks and pocket watches. He loved to support his grandchildren in all their activities. He was active in his community, a member of the Lions Club and school board member. He was a long time member of the Whitewright Church of Christ and an Elder.

He is survived by his wife, Pat Alexander; daughters, Debbie Pittman (Reid) and Deanna Robinson (Gregg) all of Whitewright; grandchildren, Dustin Pittman (Callie), Lindsay Proudfoot (Tim), Dane Robinson, Gracie Robinson; great-granddaughter, Caisley Pittman; sister, Kay England (James) of Denison; sisters-in-law, Barbara Flanagan of Leonard, Peggy Chandler (Ray) of Leonard, Donna Gray (Tom) of Trenton; aunts, Myrtle Watson and Dorothy Barnett; numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends whom he considered as family. He was preceded in death by his parents.

Funeral Services will be held 2:30PM Sunday, August 16, 2020 at the Church of Christ, Whitewright, Texas. Frazier Conley and Richard Williams will officiate. Song Leader will be Jackson Meyer. Interment will follow at Vittitoe Cemetery, Whitewright, Texas. Pallbearers will be James England, Eddie McCartney, Jason McCartney, Rob Meyer, Bob Darwin, Kelly Selman, Ryan Dockery and Allen Layman. A visitation will be held Sunday from 1:30PM until service time at 2:30PM at the church.

Memorials may be made to the Church of Christ, 606 S Carter St., Whitewright, TX 75491 or to Home Hospice of Grayson County, 505 W. Center Street, Sherman, TX 75090

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Pat and family, my heart goes out to you. I will be praying for you in this terrible times. Love y’all.
Patricia Pippin, August 25, 2020 Patricia, Debbie, Deanna and Family Teresa and I extend to you our most heartfelt condolences for the loss of your husband and father. Our prayer is that precious memories of Narvin console your hearts. Our darkest times will be brought to light by our faith in Jesus Christ. In the days and times to come be encouraged knowing that our faith in Him will sustain and keep you. In His service,
Stanley & Teresa Smith, August 22, 2020 So sorry about Narvin and your family’s loss. We thank him for his service to Whitewright ISD. Our sincere condolences to the family. Jack/Cynthia Rogers, August 15, 2020 Mr. Alexander is a leader of many and an encourager of all. He loved and blessed so many people. He always had a smile and welcome for others. He was such a wonderful example of a Christian man and Godly leader. I love and admire him so very much. His legacy will live on in the hearts of all who were blessed to know and love him. To Mrs. Pat, Debbie, Deanna, Reid, Gregg, grandchildren, great granddaughter and every family member, I love you and I am so sad for your loss. May God be your comfort.
Diane Williams, August 14, 2020 We are so incredibly sorry for your loss. Narvin was such a blessing to all those who knew him, and like a father to Alan. Our hearts and prayers are with your family during this difficult time. We love you,
ALAN AND JEANNIE NORRIS, August 14, 2020 I am friends with Deanna and she is a sweetheart so I know her daddy had to have been the best daddy in the world! Sheri And James Watson, August 14, 2020 My Sympathy & Prayers & Love to this Family. Thanks for all Narvin has done & left behind for the WHiTEWRIGHT Church of Christ. Hugs to ALL. June Purdom, August 13, 2020 Pat, I am so sorry to hear about Narvin. I truly know how you feel. Maybe you and I can visit some. Call anytime I would love to hear from you. Hug the girls for me and tell them I am thinking of all of you. Love y’all Pat
Patricia Pippin, August 12, 2020 Narvin was such a kind and Godly man. I know his family was his pride and joy because his face would light up whenever he spoke of them. We are all so blessed to have had him in our lives. We will miss him but we know he is in Heaven. So many of our loved ones are there now he’s just going home to be welcomed by them and our Lord Jesus there. Love, hugs and prayers for Pat and all the family. Leah Leah Compton Macaluso , August 12, 2020 Jerry and I are soooo sorry for your loss. Our prayers are with you and the family. Claudette Griffin, August 12, 2020 My deepest condolences to the family. Prayers for comfort during this time. Love, Bangie and Family Choctaw Family (SA) Bangie Wilson , August 12, 2020 Narvin was a very good Christian man. He will be missed by all that knew him. Praying for comfort for the family. Ray & Janis McGee Ray & Janis McGee, August 11, 2020