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Carlene (Vance) Alexander

May 26, 1937 ~ December 30, 2022 (age 85) 85 Years Old


Mrs. Carlene Vance Alexander, age 85, of Woodbury passed away Friday, December 30, 2022 at Woodbury Health & Rehab Center.  She was born to her parents, Otis Vance & Mai Tenpenny Vance Blanks on May 26, 1937 in Cannon County.

Survivors include her children, Wadene (Mike) Gannon of Woodbury, Maxine (Ricky) Duke of Lascassas, & Tommy (Stephanie) Alexander of Woodbury; Grandchildren, Ryan (Wendy) Gannon, Kara (Brandon) Fuston, Emily (Rob) Walker, Nathan (Sarah Scott) Duke, Rachel (Tucker Francis) Alexander, & Luke Alexander; Great Grandchildren, Madelyn Gannon, Harper Fuston, Hollyn Fuston, Hayes Fuston, Corinne Walker, & Savannah Walker.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Wade Alexander; and her brothers, Carlton Vance, David Vance, Kenneth Vance, Doyle Vance, & Charles Vance.

Ms. Alexander was a member of the Sanders Fork Baptist Church.  She was a secretary at Colonial Corporation, worked at State Farm, and was a homemaker.  She enjoyed sewing and traveling and was a wonderful cook.  She mostly enjoyed being a mother, grandmother, & great grandmother.

The family will receive friends for her visitation from 3 PM to 8 PM Sunday, January 1, 2023.  Funeral Services will be at 2 PM Monday, January 2, 2023 in the Chapel of Woodbury Funeral Home with Bro. Marvin Davenport & Brandon Fuston officiating.  Interment will follow at Riverside Gardens Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Ryan Gannon, Brandon Fuston, Rob Walker, Nathan Duke, Luke Alexander, Tucker Francis, & Hayes Fuston.

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January 1, 2023

3:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Woodbury Funeral Home

Funeral Service
January 2, 2023

2:00 PM
Chapel of Woodbury Funeral Home
504 W. Main St.
Woodbury, TN 37190

Interment following funeral service
January 2, 2023

Riverside Gardens Cemetery

Woodbury, TN 37190


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