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Renee (Renka) Alexander

October 30, 1946 — February 16, 2023

Ashville, NC

Renee Renka Alexander, age 76 of Athens, GA passed away on Thursday, Feb. 16, 2023.

Born on Oct. 30, 1946 in Athens, GA, Mrs. Alexander was the daughter of the late John Ivan and Jane Bridges Renka. She was a journalist and was of the Methodist faith.

Survivors include her husband, Roger Alexander; daughter, Robin (Todd) Kinkead; brothers, John Ivan Renka, III, David (Elisabella), Renka; grandchildren, Ashley Kinkead and Carter Kinkead.

Graveside services will be held 2 pm Saturday, Feb. 18, 2023 at Oconee Hill Cemetery, Athens, GA 30605.

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Arrangements are in the care of Ivie Funeral Home, Commerce, GA.

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Saturday, February 18, 2023

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