Rosemary Alexander

November 12, 1937 ~ January 4, 2021 (age 83)


A walk-through public viewing will be held on Wed, Jan. 13th from 5pm-7pm at Anderson-Ragsdale Mortuary. Graveside services will be conducted on Thursday, Jan. 14th at 2pm from Singing Hills Memorial Park, 2800 Dehesa Rd, El Cajon, CA 92019. 


Rosemary was born November 12, 1937, in New Orleans, LA to Frank Alexander Jr. and Theresa Veal Alexander. She graduated from L.B. Landry High School. 

She was married to Calvin Walter Williams and had four children, Carl Williams, Mechell L. Prater, Rose M. Brown and Lois M. Jones. They divorced some years later.

Rosemary received her bachelor’s degree from Fresno State University and master’s degree from National university.  She worked for the County of San Diego as a child protective social worker, which she retired from June 1, 2003.

She received Christ at an early age at Olive Branch Baptist Church in New Orleans, LA.  She was also a member of Grace Baptist Church in San Diego, CA and of Abundant Living in Ontario, CA until her passing.

She went to be with the Lord on January 4, 2021, she leaves behind her brother, Eugene Alexander.

Children: Carl Williams, (wife, Sandra) Mechell Prater (husband, Ron) Rose Brown (husband, Nate) Lois Jones (husband, William).

Grandchildren: Jemaya Hudson, Chantal Brown, Terence Brown, Kathryn Williams, Megan Williams, Kaloub Williams, Kiah Jones, Kesia Jones, Chanda Jones, Ronnie Prater and Amris Prater.

Great-grandchildren:    Jonathan Marchbanks, Jenaya Hudson, Jamal Hudson, Jamie Hudson.  and a host of other relatives including, nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

Rosemary was preceded in death by her parents; twin sisters Sadie Mae & Marylouise, Yvonne and niece Allene. Brothers; Lawrence, Frank lll, Ralph, and Earl Alexander.

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January 13, 2021

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
5050 Federal Boulevard
San Diego, CA 92102

Funeral Service
January 14, 2021

2:00 PM
Singing Hills Memorial Park
2800 Dehesa Rd, El Cajon, CA 92019

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