Hazlehurst-Bobby Ray Alexander, 74, passed away atWayneMemorialHospitalonWednesday,August 1, 2012after a brief illness.   

He was a native of Cordova AL, and was currently living inHazlehurstGA.  He was a pilot in the Navy and a private corporate pilot.  He loved to fish, enjoyed nature and woodworking.  His son, Terry Alexander and his parents, William Alexander and Essie Martin, preceded him in death.

Survivors are his wife, Janet Alexander; a daughter, Rhonda Blue (Jack) of Jesup, GA; sons, Mike Alexander (Melinda) of  Redmond, OR.,  Eddie Alexander of Ft. Lauderdale, FL, Walter Alexander of Sunnyvale, CA, Guy Alexander (Debra) of Atlanta, GA, step-daughter Crystal Daigle of Lake Charles LA, ten grandchildren and three great-grandchildren; brother Doug Alexander of Atlanta GA, sisters Betty Godwin of Atlanta, GA and Jean Knight of Crofton KY.

 A private memorial service will be held at a later date.

The family wishes memorial contributions be made to Hospice of South Georgia, 1625 Sunset Blvd., Jesup, GA 31545 in memory of Terry Alexander.

Howard & Jones Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Family and friends may sign the on-line registry at www.hjnfuneralhome.com