Marjory E. Alexander, 98, of Macomb, Illinois, passed away at 6:30 AM Thursday Sept. 22, 2022 at the Elms Nursing Home in Macomb, Illinois.

She was born Feb. 1, 1924 in Bethel Township, McDonough County, Illinois to Roy L. and Caroline Barrett Curtis; she married Robert Lee Alexander on May 23, 1943. He preceded her in death on April 7, 2008.

She was also preceded in death by her parents, a daughter, Kathryn Ward, a grandson, Daryl Ellis; son-in-law, M. Keth Ellis; and a brother, Marion Curtis

She is survived by her daughter, Margaret Ellis of Macomb, Illinois, 2 grandchildren, Ruth and Rececca Ward; and a son-in-law Wendell Ward.

She is a member of the First Baptist Church of Macomb.

Graveside Services will be at 11 AM Tuesday Sept. 27, 2022 at Oakwood Cemetery. Pastor Jon Self will officiate. Visitation will be Tuesday Sept. 27, from 10AM-10:55 AM at Dodsworth-Piper-Wallen Funeral Home. Memorial Contributions may be made to the First Baptist Church of Macomb. Please sign guestbook or leave condolences at

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