Teresa L. Alexander 55, of Bourbon, Mo.

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Teresa “Teri” L Alexander, age 55, of Bourbon, Mo., passed away Monday, Jan. 7, 2019, at Missouri Baptist Hospital in Sullivan, Mo. Teri was born April 30, 1963, to George E. Montgomery, Sr. and Jackie (Shannon) La Liberte in Oahu, Hawaii, while her father was stationed in the Navy.

Teri attended Cordell High School and later met Greg Alexander in Clinton, and they were married April 4, 1996. They made their home in Oklahoma until 1997, when they moved to the Bourbon area. Teri was employed as a waitress and in the healthcare industry as a caregiver.

Teri was a selfless, caring person and a wonderful mom. She enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren, family and friends, along with cooking, playing with her dogs, camping, swimming. She was very loved by her family and many friends.

Teri is survived by her husband, Greg Alexander of Bourbon, Mo.; two sons, Aaron Spain and wife Jessie of Sullivan, Mo., and Chris Dodge of Tulsa; her mother Jackie La Liberte of Reynoldsville, Penn.; four grandchildren, James Spain, Gabriella and Adrian Silver, and Alexander Johnson; one brother, George K. Montgomery of Hydro; numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives; and many friends.

Teri was preceded in death by her father, George E. Montgomery Sr.; brother: Michael Montgomery; and stepfather Eugene La Liberte.

A memorial service will be held at a later date in Cordell under the direction of Ray & Martha’s Funeral Home of Cordell.