Rev. Titus Calvin Alexander

Rev. Titus Calvin Alexander

Rev. Titus Calvin Alexander

Funeral services for Rev. Titus Calvin “TC” Alexander, 97, of Jennings, will be held at the Grand Marais in Jennings on Thursday, Oct. 9, 2014, at 11 a.m. with Rev. James Townley, Rev. A.L. Lyle, Rev. Kevin Archer, Rev. Mike Phillips, Rev. Steven Pinell and Rev. Gordon Alexander officiating.

Visitation will be held at the Grand Marais in Jennings on Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014, from 5-9 p.m.

The Alexander family requests visitation to resume on Thursday at 8 a.m. until the time of his services. Rev. Titus Alexander will be laid to rest in Creel Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Camp Pearl, Bell.

Rev. Titus was born in Bell on April 4, 1917, to the late Calvin and Pencie Alexander. He passed from this life on Oct. 5, 2014.  “TC” was pastor of First Pentecostal Church of Jennings for 34-1/2 years. He loved his church and church family. “TC” especially loved spending time with all of his grandchildren. He enjoyed going to auctions when he could.  “TC” loved ranching, cattle and horses. He will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved him.

Rev. Titus is survived by his beloved wife of 51 years, Mabel Guillotte Pinell Alexander, of Jennings; five sons, Harry (Laquita) Pinell Jr. of Earth, Calvin Arlen Andrew (Cathy) Alexander of Jeanerette, Jackie Lee (Jessie) Alexander of Jena, Ronald (Josie) Pinell Sr. of Baldwin and Charles (Elizabeth) Pinell of Hathaway; two daughters, Barbara P. Thibodeaux of Lydia and Delores A. (Jessie) Williams of Topsy; 28  grandchildren; 70 great-grandchildren; and 36 great great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Calvin and Pencie Alexander; one brother, Elmer Alexander; three sisters, Anna Lee A. Eddy, Ella A. Donahue and Edna Mae Dunnehoo; one daughter, Lois Pinell Firmin; two grandchildren, Junius Thibodeaux III and Harry John Pinell III; and one great-grandchild, Raven SynClaire Pinell.  

Serving as pallbearers will be Reggie Pinell, Ronald Pinell Jr., Titus Alexander, Michael Gosser III, Jimmy Alexander and Joel Alexander.

Honorary pallbearers will be Steven Pinell, Adam Blanchard, Dustin Thibodeaux and Mark Firmin.

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Arrangements have been entrusted to Matthews and Son Funeral Home.

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