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Iva Alexander

   Iva L. Alexander, 77, passed away on Sunday, November 22.

   She was born Iva L. Pierce in Richmond, Indiana, on May 15, 1943, the daughter of Charles Edward, Sr. & Clara McCord Pierce, both of whom preceded her in death. Iva was a graduate of Brownsville High School.

   Iva was a member of the Middleboro United Methodist Church. She worked as an assembler at Belden, retiring after over 30 years of service. She enjoyed gardening and spending time with her family, especially with her grandchildren.

   Iva will be missed by her husband of 31 years, Paul Alexander, who she married on July 3, 1989; daughter, Lisa Carlton & her companion, David Smoot; sons, Eddie Carlton & wife, Kim, Larry Carlton & companion, Rebecca Bergen; stepsons, Randy Brooks & wife Karen, Sam Alexander & wife, Lisa, Tony Alexander; granddaughter, who she raised, Lexi Alexander; 7 grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren, 1 great-great-grandchild; sister, Sharon Pierce & her companion, Bill Sanders; brother, Charles Pierce, Jr. & wife, Sharon.

   Public visitation for Iva will be from 1-2 p.m. on Friday, November 27, at the Smith-McQuiston & Webster Funeral Home, 321 US 27 South, Fountain City. The family will hold a private service for Iva beginning at 2:00 p.m., with interment following in Willow Grove Cemetery.

   In order to keep everyone safe and healthy, the funeral home requests that all visitors wear masks and observe physical distancing guidelines during visitation. Anyone not feeling well should not attend.

   Memorial contributions are encouraged for the Alzheimer’s Association, 50 E. 91st St., Suite 50, Indianapolis, IN 46240.


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Condolences to Paul and family. I wish I could have gotten to know Iva. She and Paul came to several of our Alcoa retiree lunches and we were always glad they chose to spend time with our, Alcoa/Silgan former co-workers.

shirley hawkey Nov 27 2020 12:00 AM

To a fine woman and many fond memories. Thoughts and prayers are with the family.

Wanda Alexander Nov 25 2020 12:00 AM

I am so sorry to hear about Iva. May your memories bring you comfort and ease your pain. You are all in my thoughts.

Julie Mosier Kyle Nov 24 2020 12:00 AM

So sorry Lisa to hear of your Mothers passing. Will keep the family in my prayers.

Rita Gabbert, Moosehaven Nov 23 2020 12:00 AM

Thinking of all of you in this difficult time. So sorry...

Mary Holmes Nov 23 2020 12:00 AM

God bless all Iva's family and I pray He give you peace in your hearts. She was a very sweet woman who thought of others and was always there with kind words and wonderful comfort food. Her light will be missed. Love to all of you! Julie

Julie Price Nov 23 2020 12:00 AM

Eddie, Lisa and Larry..my heart goes out to you. I have so many memories that include your mom and the 3 of you! Your mom was like a second mom. Always a smile on her face and a hug when I would see her. Heaven sure gained a beautiful angel

Joyce Baker Nov 23 2020 12:00 AM