A private family graveside funeral service for SFC U.S. Army Ret. Lloyd Alexander, 85, of Evant, will be held under the direction of Stacy-Wilkins Funeral Home of Goldthwaite.

He passed away Sunday, March 15, 2020 in Waco.

He was born Feb. 18, 1935 in Kendallville, Indiana to Robert Alexander and Treva Nine Alexander. He married Connie DeGarlais on April 23, 1960 in San Antonio. He retired from the U.S. Army in 1972, after serving in Korea and two tours of duty in Viet Nam.

Survivors include his wife, Connie Alexander of Evant; children, Robert R. Alexander of League City, Troy L. Alexander and Yvette of Holland, Lawrence Owen Alexander of Gatesville, Lloyd Alexander of Evant, and Lynn Callan and Raymond of Evant; brothers, Kenneth Alexander, and Jerry Alexander of Carol, all of Kendallville, Indiana; 18 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and three brothers, Jim, Bob and Mark.