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Priscilla Alexander, 76, Cumberland County native (1942-2019)

Priscilla Alexander, age 76 of Bowling Green, Kentucky passed away on Thursday, May 2, 2019 in Bowling Green. Funeral Service Sunday, May 05, 2019 at 1pmCT at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, 304 N. Main Street, Burkesville, KY with burial in Beech Grove Cemetery.

She was born on May 10, 1942 in Cumberland County, KY to the late Golda Grider Carey and Stanley Goodin. She was a longtime community activist, was a former employee of Firestone, and had fostered and helped many children in the area.

Survivors Include:

One Son- John Earl Alexander and his wife Theresa of Bowling Green, KY

Three Daughters - Priscilla Fay Alexander Shobe and her husband Paul, Tammy Elaine Alexander, and Sharon Denise Alexander all of Bowling Green, KY

Nine Brothers and Sisters - Titus Lee Carey, O.C. Carey, and Nettie Jewel Carey all of Campbellsville, KY, Fred Carey of Edmonton, KY, Joe Carey of Somerset, KY, Charles Carey and Carl David Carey both of Burkesville, KY, Amy Carey Beauchamp of Atlanta, GA and Ricardo Goodin of Louisville, KY

12 Grandchildren, several Great Great Grandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends.

Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, 304 N Main Street, Burkesville, KY, is in charge of arrangements.

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