Michael Steven Alexander, 48, of Jonesboro, departed this life Thursday, April 9, 2020. He was born March 8, 1972, to Jimmy Norris Alexander and Rita Huskey. Mike served in the United States Marine Corp. He enjoyed fishing, casinos, riding back roads, riding four-wheelers, and loved the outdoors.
He was preceded in death by his father, aunts; Patty Mathis and Mary Maxine Looney, and cousins; Amy Beard and Scotty Looney.
His survivors are his daughter; Lauren Alexander of Jonesboro, mother; Rita Killett of Batesville, grandmother; Mary Lee Ferrell of Newport, brother; Tommy Jones (Stephanie) of Jonesboro, sisters; Becky Hufstedler (Kevin) of Jonesboro, Patty Cox (Steve) of Malvern, Lisa Sharp (Ray) of Harrisburg, Kim Fransico of North Little Rock, aunts; Peanut Greer of Batesville and Faye Burton of Romance, cousin; Chad Long of Cave City, five nieces and nephews, girlfriend; Tracy D. Smith of Jonesboro, and best friend Kristy Jones of Jonesboro.
A visitation will be held Saturday, August 8, 2020, at the Dillinger Funeral Home in Newport beginning at 11:00 a.m.