Details for - James Arthur Alexander, 80, died Wednesday, September 14


- James Arthur Alexander, 80, died Wednesday, September 14, 2016 at University Hospital. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM on Friday, September 16, 2016, at Dryden Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Randy Morris officiating. Burial will follow in Pleasant Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday, September 16, 2016 from 1:00 PM until 2:00 PM. Dryden Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. Survivors include: Spouse - Mary Ann Alexander, Heflin, AL Son - Joseph (Michelle) Wheeles, Heflin, AL Son - Jim (Michelle) Alexander, Raleigh, NC Daughter - Beverly (Greg) Champion, Pell City, AL Grandchildren - Michael, Christian, and Conner Alexander, Matthew and April Sue Wheeles, Rebecca Yancy, Jacob Durham, and Dillon Champion Great Grandchildren - Walker, Will and Lori Ann Durham and Will Yancy Pallbearers will be: Jacob Durham, Matthew Wheeles, Kyle Yancy, Dillon Champion, Barry Latham, and Archie Garrison. Mr. Alexander was a Retired MSGT from the U.S. Air Force and retired registered nurse. He was a Baptist by faith and attended Pleasant Hill Baptist Church. James was preceded in death his parents, Joe and Ethel Alexander, sisters, Sue Lowery and Barbara Latham, and brother Joe Alexander. In lieu of flowers family request donations may be made to: Pleasant Hill Baptist Church 7098 Hwy. 9 Heflin, Al 36264