Lisa A. McAlexander, age 53, passed away on Sunday, December 19, 2021, at Centerburg Pointe Nursing facility following a four-month illness. She was born on April 6, 1968, in Mount Vernon, Ohio. She was enrolled in the Fredericktown school system where she participated in the drill team and cheerleading. She transferred to Stratford High School in Houston, Texas where she graduated in 1986.
Upon moving back to Fredericktown following graduation, she attended North Central Technical College in Mansfield for a brief time before beginning her working years in the banking industry in Columbus. Of the things she most enjoyed was swimming, vacationing in Nags Head, North Carolina, and various other beaches, listening to music as it provided her with the peace she so deserved.
Lisa is survived by her mother, Susan Snyder of Mount Vernon; aunts and uncles, Rick (Mary Jo) Hawkins, Jim (Pam) Hawkins, Donnie (Nancy) McAlexander and loving cousins.
She was preceded in death by her father, Jim McAlexander; stepfather, Dan Snyder; uncle, John (Barb) McAlexander; grandparents, Don and Alice McAlexander, Clyde Hawkins, and June (Guy) Van Nostrand.
A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, December 22, 2021, beginning at 1 p.m. at the Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home, 619 E. High Street, Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050 where friends may call from 12 p.m. until the time of service. Rev. Karen Oehl will be officiating, and burial will follow in Forest Cemetery in Fredericktown, Ohio.
Memorial contributions in Lisa’s name may be made to NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Health), 15 E. Vine Street, Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff and Centerburg Pointe for the kindness and care of Lisa, especially Jennie Bixler and Cereda Vest.
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The Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home of Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of Lisa A. McAlexander.