James R Alexander, 73, of Newcomerstown, passed away Sunday, July 4, 2010, at Coshocton County Memorial Hospital.

He was born May 9, 1937, in Cambridge, to the late Everett and Kathryn (Craigo) Alexander.

He was an owner-operator truck driver.

Surviving are three sons, Robert Alexander of Cambridge, Glen (Debbie) Alexander of Akron and Dennis (Melissa) Alexander of Silsbee, Texas; five grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and longtime companion, Beverly Moore of Newcomerstown.

Funeral services were Thursday, July 8, 2010, at the Addy Funeral Home, Newcomerstown, with the Rev. Chris Cutshall officiating.

Burial was in the West Lawn Cemetery, Newcomerstown.

Online condolences may be made at www.addyfuneralhome.com.