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September 19, 2021

James Grant “Jim” Alexander of Glammis, died peacefully, Sunday, Sept. 19, 2021, at the age of 90. Cherish husband of Eileen Alexander (née Stewart). Loving father of Steve (Pat) Alexander, Stuart (Nancy) Alexander, Sidney Alexander, Rick (Patti) Alexander, Randy (Karen) Alexander, and Sandra (Kevin) Stewart. Beloved grandfather of Brent, Stephanie, Melissa, Jenna, Chad, Peter, Tim, Dylan, Craig, Rustin, Kelsey and Krisinda; and great-grandfather of 15 great-grandchildren. Remembered by his sister-in-law, Kathy Stewart. Also missed by many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Predeceased by his parents, Roy and Irene (née Moffat) Alexander; siblings, Ron (Anne) Alexander, Gladys (Clem) Fisher, and Murray Alexander; and brother-in-law, Don Stewart. Jim started working with Lloyd Hutton Transport out of Glammis, and he worked trucking until he retired at the age of 65. He and Eileen raised their family in Glammis. Visitation will be held at the Davey-Linklater Funeral Home, Kincardine, Friday, Sept. 24, 2021, from 2-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Anyone wishing to attend the visitation must RSVP at or by calling the funeral home at 519-396-2701 between the hours of 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. All attendees must wear a mask and respect physical-distancing protocols. Due to provincial COVID-19 restrictions, a private family funeral, to honour Jim’s life will be held at Purdy’s Cemetery Chapel, Saturday, Sept. 25, 2021, with Rev. Rick Warne officiating. Final resting place, Purdy’s Cemetery. Memorial donations to Purdy’s Cemetery or Tiverton Knox Presbyterian Church, would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy; arrangements entrusted to the funeral home;