Mary Sue Wyatt Alexander, age 58, of Purlear, passed away Friday, May 17, 2019 at her home.

She was born January 30, 1961 in Wilkes County to Ronzie Thomas and Mary Beatrice Robinson Wyatt. Mary was a member of Purlear Baptist Church. She enjoyed watching NASCAR, football and doing word puzzles. Mrs. Alexander was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, George Gray Alexander; brothers, Clifford Wyatt, Robert Gwyn Wyatt, Roy Thomas Wyatt; and sister, Anne Marie Cardwell.

Surviving are her son, Allen Absher of Boone; daughter, Melissa Harris of Purlear; grandchildren, Christine Harris, Isaac Harris, Brooklyn Absher all of Purlear, Michael Absher of Charlotte; sisters, Diane Yates and spouse Hobert, Dorothy Adams, Joan Bowlin and spouse Michael all of Purlear; brother-in-law, Gwyn Cardwell and spouse Judi of Wilkesboro; special family member, Clifford Ray Wyatt of Millers Creek.

Funeral service will be held 2:00 p.m. Monday, May 20, 2019 at Purlear Baptist Church with Rev. Rex Eldreth and Rev. Jamie McGuire officiating. Burial will follow in the Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends at Purlear Baptist Church from 1:00 until 2:00 on Monday, prior to the service. Flowers will be accepted. Memorials may be made to Purlear Baptist Church Cemetery Fund, 413 Purlear Road, Purlear, NC 28665.

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