Barbara Ann Wilson Alexander

barbara alexander

July 21, 1935 ~ August 31, 2021

Born in: Buncombe Co., NC
Resided in: Asheville, NC

Barbara Ann Wilson Alexander, 86, of Asheville, passed away Tuesday, August 31, 2021, at the CarePartners Solace Center.

A native of Buncombe Co., Mrs. Alexander was a daughter of the late David and Reva Wilson. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Robert Eugene Alexander, son, Matthew Scott Alexander, and sister, Joyce Blazer.

Mrs. Alexander was a member of Trinity Baptist Church of Asheville, where she served faithfully at the Welcome Center.

Surviving is her son, Robert Alexander; grandson, Zach Alexander; and sister, Betty Wright.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday in the Patton Avenue chapel of Groce Funeral Home, with Pastor Allen Rash officiating. Interment will follow at Lewis Memorial Park.

The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service.


Visitation: September 2, 2021 1:00 pm

Groce Funeral Home - Patton Ave.
1401 Patton Ave.
Asheville, NC 28806


Funeral Service: September 2, 2021 2:00 pm

Groce Funeral Home - Patton Ave.
1401 Patton Ave.
Asheville, NC 28806


Burial: September 2, 2021 3:00 pm

Lewis Memorial Park
415 Beaverdam Road
Asheville, NC 28804


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  1. I am so sorry to see this on The web site about Barbara Ann. I have been friends with Harold and Betty Wright for many years. They are wonderful folks and I am sure Barbara was a great lady also. God be with your all during these times. Blessings to all. Bill and Mary Dot

  2. Dear Betty and Family, So sorry to hear about your sister’s death. We will keep you in our thoughts and prayers. Our deepest sympathy to you. Sincerely, Wayne & Neil Jordan

  3. Betty and Family: So sorry to read about the death of your sister, Barbara. May God give you comfort and peace.

  4. Barbara, My heart is heavy, I wish I could’ve told you goodbye for now, before you left this earth. Thank you for always being my friend, and the best neighbor, I could ever ask for! You will be missed greatly! I already miss our long talks in the yard. I have peace knowing you are no longer suffering, and are enjoying all of the beautiful flowers you loved so much on this earth in a land where the flowers never fade.

    To the Family, Rob&Zack, My deepest condolences to you both! Please know I’m here for you all whenever you need to talk. My phone is always on.

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