Carolyn J. Alexander

  • Born: April 7, 1943
  • Died: July 12, 2021
  • Location: Murray, Kentucky

J. H. Churchill Funeral Home

201 S. 3rd Street
Murray, KY 42071
Tel. (270) 753-2411

Tribute & Message From The Family

Carolyn J. Alexander, 78, of Murray, Kentucky, died at 6:58 a.m., Monday, July 12, 2021, comfortably at home.

She was born April 7, 1943, in Ann Arbor, Michigan.

She retired from the Bank of Murray in 1996 and worked as an appraiser for SBG from 1996 – 2009. She was a member of Salem Baptist Church in Lynn Grove.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Ralph & Betty Teeples; a grandson, Austin Lee Alexander; a granddaughter, Kristen Nichole Alexander; and a brother, Robert Teeples.

Mrs. Alexander is survived by her husband, Gerald Alexander of 59 years; a son, Bill Alexander and Lisa O'Bryan; three daughters, Sherry Miller and husband Jeff of Evansville, Indiana, Sheila Grogan and husband Rick of Murray, Kentucky, and Shawn Lovell and husband Mark of Murray, Kentucky; ten grandchildren, Justin Alexander, Kayla Hixon, Logan Cooper, Alex Cooper, Ayden Lovell, Tyler Miller, Taylor Miller, Tanner Miller, Turner Miller, Tarren Miller; as well as six great-grandchildren.

A graveside service will be held at 3:00 p.m., on Wednesday, July 14, 2021, at the Beech Grove Cemetery with Bro. Royce Dukes officiating. There will be no public visitation held.

Expressions of sympathy can be made to the Beech Grove Cemetery Fund, C/O Kelvin Morris, 652 Coplen Road, Mayfield, Kentucky 42066.

Online condolences can be made at,

J.H. Churchill Funeral Home & Cremation Services are in charge of arrangements.


Condolence & Memory Journal

Our deepest sympathy to you and yours, may the good Lord impart his grace and strength.

Posted by Charlie Wilkins - Hickory, KY - Acquaintance   July 18, 2021

So sorry for your loss. My deepest sympathies to Gerald and the family.

Posted by Laura Lohr Buchanan - Murray, KY - Family Friend   July 14, 2021

We're so sorry for your loss. Carolyn was a sweet lady. Prayers and thoughts for the family. Terry & Carol Rogers

Posted by Carol Rogers - Murray, KY - Family Friend   July 14, 2021

Gerald, Bill and family. I am sorry to hear about the loss of your wife and mother. Prayers for all of you in this time of sorrow.

Posted by Jerry McCoy - Murray, KY - Family Friend   July 14, 2021

So sorry for your loss.Our thoughts and prayers are with your entire family.

Posted by Brian and Wanda Maness - Murray, KY - Friend   July 14, 2021

May God be with the Alexander family during this sad and stressful time. Gerald and Carolyn have been dear friends for many years . She will be missed by many, and never forgotten by anyone that knew her. Our prayers and thoughts are with the family.

Posted by Jackie and Darlene Canady - Murray, KY - Family Friend   July 14, 2021

Shelia and family, I am so sorry! Thoughts and prayers for all of you.

Posted by Fran Garrison - Murray, KY   July 13, 2021


So very sorry to hear of Carolyn's passing. I was blessed to have her as my friend. Gerald, my thought's and prayer's are with you and your family. Forever in my heart always.

Posted by Sherry Parrish - Murray, KY - Family Friend   July 13, 2021

Gerald, I'm so very sorry to hear of Carolyn's passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you Dear Friend.

Posted by Bettye Johnson - Friend   July 13, 2021

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