Robert Wade Alexander, 78, born January 7, 1942 in Citra, Florida to Hardin Robert Alexander and Mary Ella Alexander, passed away January 14, 2020 in Ocala, Florida.
Wade was an avid outdoorsman who loved to beautify his landscape with flowers. He taught his children and grandchildren to appreciate nature and enjoyed teaching each generation how to fish. He loved to travel to new places, and was the happiest when traveling with his children and grandchildren by his side.
He was preceded in death by both parents; Hardin Robert Alexander and Mary Ella Alexander. Sisters: Bonnie Jones, Barbara Engles, and Brothers; Edward Alexander, Thomas Alexander, and Charles Alexander.
Wade is survived by Wife: Gracie Marie Alexander, daughters, Lynne Alexander Reynolds (Trevor Reynolds) and Terry Denise Alexander Fowler (David Fowler), Grand-children: Sheena Marie Chambers (T. Jay Chambers), Corie Lyn Reynolds, Haley Denise Fowler, and Ryan David Fowler, Great-grandchildren, Chandler Mackenzie Lusk, Cameron Thomas David Chambers, Cassie Alexis Rutherford, Hallee Cheyenne Rutherford, Estoll Blakely Chase Rutherford, Peyton Grace Chambers, Jayce Christian Chambers, also sisters: Elaine Lewis, Sue Alexander and brother: Dean Alexander.
A Celebration of Life Service will be held 12:00 PM, Saturday, January 18, 2020 at Roberts Funeral Home Bruce Chapel East, 2739 SE Maricamp Road, Ocala, Florida. There will be a Visitation Gathering beginning 11:00 AM. Wade will receive military honors in recognition of his faithful service to a Grateful Nation.
Arrangements are entrusted to Robert’s Funeral Homes, 2739 SE Maricamp Road, Ocala, Florida 34471. (352) 732-9944.