Ruby Alexander, 85, of Marble Falls passed away Dec. 12, 2012, at her residence. Ruby was born on July 13, 1927, in Palestine, Texas, to Whitcomb and Ruby Alice Hester Carter.
She graduated from the Catholic high school in Palestine and married Vernon Alexander on Aug. 7, 1947, in Jacksonville. She attended nursing school in Kansas City, Mo., and attended Our Mother of Sorrows Catholic Church in Burnet.
Ruby is preceded in death by her parents; sons Brad and Mark Alexander; three brothers; and three sisters.
Ruby is survived by husband Vernon; sons Jim Alexander and Paul Alexander and wife Michele; brother Joseph Carter of Houston; and granddaughter Lindsey Alexander.
A memorial Mass will be held at a future date.
If desired, memorials in her name may be made to the National Kidney Foundation, 30 E. 33rd St., New York, NY, 10016.
Arrangements by Edgar Funeral Home, 2105 U.S. 281 in Marble Falls, (830) 693-5808. Condolences may be offered to the family via the guestbook at www.edgarfh.com.