Dorothy Bass Alexander

Published 10:33 am Tuesday, December 13, 2016

Dorothy Bass Alexander, 99, of 210 Edgedale Drive, High Point, NC passed away on Friday, December 9, 2016. She was born in Rice, Virginia, the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Gates Bass.

She graduated from Maryville Presbyterian College in Maryville, TN and received her Masters of Education from UNC Greensboro. She worked as a teacher and guidance counselor for High Point City Schools. She was active in First Presbyterian Church of High Point.

Mrs. Alexander is survived by a son, T. Bruce Alexander Jr., two grandchildren, Herbert T. Ragan III and Beth Ragan Inman, and many beloved nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas Bruce Alexander Sr. and a daughter, Suzanne Alexander Ragan.

A memorial service will be held at the family plot in Rice, at Pisgah Baptist Church Cemetery, on Friday December 16, at 1 p.m. The Rev. Dr. Ken Broman-Fulks of First Presbyterian Church in High Point will conduct the service.

Visitation will be held at 210 Edgedale Drive on Tuesday, December 13 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Sechrest Funeral Service, of High Point, is honored to serve the Alexander Family. Online condolences may be made at