Kathy Cox
B: 1949-12-15
D: 2020-06-29
View Details
Cox, Kathy
Alice Ortiz
B: 1938-07-19
D: 2020-06-29
View Details
Ortiz, Alice
Donnie Reynolds
B: 1942-11-23
D: 2020-06-25
View Details
Reynolds, Donnie
Wilburn Lewis
B: 1937-02-17
D: 2020-06-23
View Details
Lewis , Wilburn
Doyle "Rusty" Dewbre
B: 1932-09-08
D: 2020-06-22
View Details
Dewbre, Doyle "Rusty"
Rose Pemberton Wilson
B: 1928-07-13
D: 2020-06-22
View Details
Pemberton Wilson , Rose
Lisa Haines
B: 1972-02-23
D: 2020-06-20
View Details
Haines, Lisa
Harry Burke
B: 1938-08-18
D: 2020-06-18
View Details
Burke, Harry
Joan Cummins
B: 1940-05-17
D: 2020-06-16
View Details
Cummins, Joan
William "Bill" Christian
B: 1934-12-08
D: 2020-06-16
View Details
Christian, William "Bill"
Teresa Mitchell
B: 1960-04-16
D: 2020-06-14
View Details
Mitchell, Teresa
Jay Kardaleff
B: 1993-08-07
D: 2020-06-12
View Details
Kardaleff, Jay
Sam "Sammy" Watkins
B: 1950-12-12
D: 2020-06-11
View Details
Watkins, Sam "Sammy"
Allen Pruett
B: 1942-01-14
D: 2020-06-09
View Details
Pruett, Allen
Carolyn Featherston
B: 1954-01-16
D: 2020-06-09
View Details
Featherston, Carolyn
Everett McElhiney
B: 1934-11-08
D: 2020-06-08
View Details
McElhiney, Everett
Bonnie Hodges
B: 1934-12-23
D: 2020-06-04
View Details
Hodges , Bonnie
Roy Oxford
D: 2020-06-02
View Details
Oxford , Roy
Dovie Reynolds
B: 1932-08-07
D: 2020-05-26
View Details
Reynolds, Dovie
Roxie Steele
B: 1933-11-06
D: 2020-05-24
View Details
Steele, Roxie
Thwannah Vandver
B: 1935-07-09
D: 2020-05-23
View Details
Vandver, Thwannah


Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
1302 Seventh Street
Wilson, OK 73463
Phone: (580) 668-2426
Fax: (580)-701-2576
Glenna  Alexander

Glenna Alexander (Williams)

Saturday, October 12th, 2019
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Glenna Alexander, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook


Sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been posted successfully

Provide comfort for the family by sending flowers or planting a tree in memory of Glenna Alexander

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question or comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Glenna 's Tribute Fund

  •  Full Name
  •  Initials
  •  Anonymous
By continuing, you agree with the terms and privacy policy.

Glenna 's Tribute Fund

There may be a delay while processing. Please do not click the back button or refresh while a payment is processing.
Send Flowers
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist


Glenna W. Alexander was born in 1930 on the family farm near Rocky, OK to Dixie Watson Williams and J.R. Williams. She departed this life on Saturday, October 12, 2019 in The Woodlands, TX.

She was raised on the family farm and started elementary school at Center School. Center was a small country school which had a few class rooms. This small school had a wide set of ages and grades that attended this school. Glenna rode the bus to school. Upon completion of her elementary school education Glenna advanced to attend Rocky High School. While in High School she played basketball on the girls High School Basketball team. Upon graduating from High School she attended Oklahoma A&M College (now Oklahoma State University @ Stillwater, Oklahoma) where she earned a degree in Home Economics – Food Services.

She meet her future husband Robert L. “Bob” Alexander on a blind date while he was serving in the United States Air Force. They were married in 1951. Following R.L.’s honorable discharge from the Air Force they moved the first time of many moves to Norman, Oklahoma where R.L. could pursue a Petroleum Engineering degree from the University of Oklahoma. While Bob attended classes Glenna worked as the Food Service Director at the Oklahoma University Memorial Union Cafeteria. On football Saturdays Glenna and the cafeteria staff might serve over 1,000 people.

After R.L.’s graduation from The University of Oklahoma with a Petroleum Engineering degree they moved to Sherman, Texas where Bob began his long career with Standard Oil of Texas (now known as Chevron). Earlier on in his career Glenna would prepare food, pack a clean change of clothes and load the children in the car to take it all to her husband at the oil well location currently being drilled. As R.L.’s career advanced his responsibilities and travel load increased so Glenna being the supportive wife and mate, she was frequently called upon in a moment’s notice to assist in packing clothes for a sudden trip while at the same time maintaining the busy household. Glenna and Bob shared and celebrated 62 wonderful years of marriage. In 1991 Bob retired and they moved to Whitesboro, TX. Where they resided. Glenna was active in Church activities, the Chevron Wives Club and supporting the numerous activities her children were involved in. Glenna enjoyed sports events whether attending or watching on television, baking and serving other’s needs.

She was proceeded in death by her parents, her husband R.L. “Bob”, son Richard, her brother Kelso, and her sister Gwendolyn and her husband T.J...

She is survived by her two sons Geary & Glen, daughter in law Gayla, grand-children, Evynn, Josiah and Jeremy; sister in law Lilian & Naomi and husband Donald and numerous other relatives and friends.

Memorial Services will be October 18th at 10:30 AM at the North Union Church of Christ in Whitesboro, Texas. With Mike Bentley officiating. Burial Service and Interment will follow at 3:00 PM at the Hillcrest Memorial Park of Ardmore, Oklahoma. Services are under the direction and care of Alexander Gray Funeral Home of Wilson.

Flowers can be sent to the Alexander Gray Funeral Home @1302 7th St., Wilson, Oklahoma. Donations can be made in care of Glenna Alexander to – “In Search Of the Lord’s Way”, P.O.Box 371 Edmond, Ok 73013, The Alzheimer’s Association or The American Cancer Society if one desires.
Read Less

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Glenna Alexander (Williams), please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.
  • Service

    Friday, October 18th, 2019 | 10:30am
    Friday, October 18th, 2019 10:30am
    North Union Church of Christ
    209 N Union St
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Mike Bentley
  • Interment

    Hillcrest Memorial Park
    Ardmore 73401
    Interment will be at 3:00 P.M.


We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Glenna here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

Private Condolence
Provide comfort for the family of Glenna Alexander (Williams) by sending flowers.
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist

Heartfelt Sympathies Store

Posted at 04:27pm
Please accept our most heartfelt sympathies for your loss... Our thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time.
Flower Image

Flowers were purchased for the family of Glenna Alexander. Send Flowers


Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Upload up to 10 images at a time, max 8MB each