Adolph Alexander Nov 4, 2020 Nov 4, 2020 0 Obituaries Card of Thanks In Memoriam Search Submit An Obituary Funeral homes often submit obituaries as a service to the families they are assisting. However, we will be happy to accept obituaries from family members pending proper verification of the death. Submit Facebook Twitter WhatsApp SMS Email Print Save Adolph “A.J.” Alexander, 96, of Wiggins, passed away on October 30, 2020 at Memorial Hospital in Stone County.Mr. Alexander was born December 1, 1923 in Houston, MS. He entered the Navy in February of 1943 and served until February of 1946. He served two years in the Pacific War, he was discharged as an Aviation Ordnanceman 1st Class. He went on to start his banking career in 1946. He also joined inactive Army Reserve and was called to active duty in 1950 and was discharged in 1951 as Sergeant 1st Class. Mr. Alexander had a long career in the Banking Industry. While working for Merchants & Farmers Bank in Macon he met and married Inez Jackson. He worked as Mississippi Bank Examiner for three years. He and his wife moved to Wiggins in 1954 and he worked as the Vice President and Cashier at the Bank of Wiggins. He spent the rest of his banking career in South MS. He retired as President of First National Bank of Wiggins.He was preceded in death by his wife, Inez Alexander; his parents, Charles and Agnes Alexander; his brother, Charles Alexander; and his sister, Virginia Alexander.He is survived by four children, Terry (Helen) Alexander of New Augusta, Betty Virginia Landers of Katy, TX, Julie (Danny) Montgomery of Hattiesburg, and Dolph (Sharon) Alexander of Wiggins; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.The family will hold a memorial service at a later date. Facebook Twitter WhatsApp SMS Email Print Save × Add an entry as Emoticons [smile] [beam] [wink] [sad] [cool] [innocent] [rolleyes] [whistling] [lol] [huh] [tongue] [love] [sleeping] [yawn] [unsure] [angry] [blink] [crying] [ohmy] [scared] [sleep] [sneaky] [tongue_smile] [thumbdown] [thumbup] [censored] [happybirthday] [ban] [spam] [offtopic] [batman] [ninja] [pirate] [alien] Comment Text Cancel Add entry × Your entry has been submitted. × Report Cancel Report Abuse ×Reported ×There was a problem reporting this. × Watch the guestbook. Stop watching this guestbook. Watch this discussion Get an email notification whenever someone signs the guestbook. Notifications from this guestbook will end. Cancel Start watching Stop watching (0) entries Sign the guestbook. Log In Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language. PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK. Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated. Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything. Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person. Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts. Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article. Add an entry Watch the guestbook. Stop watching this guestbook. Submit Your News We're always interested in hearing about news in our community. Let us know what's going on! Go to form Latest e-Edition Wednesday December 2, 2020 To view our latest e-Edition click the image on the left.