John Gregory Alexander, 57, of Oak Grove, Mo, passed away Sunday, February 21, 2010 at the St. Mary’s Hospital, Blue Springs, Mo.

John Gregory Alexander, 57, of Oak Grove, Mo, passed away Sunday, February 21, 2010 at the St. Mary’s Hospital, Blue Springs, Mo. 

Services will be held 11:00 a.m. Thursday, February 25 at First Baptist Church, Oak Grove; burial in Oak Grove Cemetery.  The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m., Wednesday, February 24 at Royer Funeral Home, Oak Grove. 

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions to your choice of the American Heart Association, the American Diabetes Association or the First Baptist Church of Oak Grove.

 Greg was born on August 12, 1952 in Kansas City, MO, the son of John and Freda (Mullis) Alexander.  He graduated from Oak Grove High School in 1970.  Greg was employed as an independent insurance agent.  He was a member of the First Baptist Church of Oak Grove and the Oak Grove Odd Fellows Lodge.  He was a charter member of the Oak Grove Jaycees, having served as President of his local chapter and of the state organization. Greg has served in many capacities within the Jaycee organization over the years, including Vice President of both the National & International Jaycees.

 Greg was preceded in death by his father, John McVain Alexander.

 His survivors include his wife: Jeanne Alexander of the home; three sons: John Alexander, Greg Alexander, and James Alexander all of Oak Grove, Mo; his mother: Freda Alexander of Oak Grove, Mo; and one brother: Brad Alexander & his wife, Sue, of Oak Grove, Mo.

 Arrangements made by Royer Funeral Home- Oak Grove, MO (816) 690-4441.