Thomas Alexander, Jr. age 48, passed away on Sunday, March 26, 2006 in Austin,TX. He was born on June 15, 1957 to Ruth and Thomas Alexander, Sr. in Austin, Tex. Thomas had been sick for a long time with a lot of pain, and is now free "in Glory". He was always helpful and there for everyone. Married for 28 years, he was a loving and caring husband, son, and father. He will be lost to many friends and family. Thomas is survived by his wife, Barbara; sons, Thomas, III and Theodore; mother, Ruth Alexander; brother, Nathaniel; grandchildren, Keyana and Theodore, Jr.; grandmother, Bertha Cooper; and mother- in-law, Mary Colby. Visitation will be held from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 29, 2006 at Cook-Walden/Forest Oaks Funeral Home in Austin. Funeral Services will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, March 30, 2006 in the Chapel of Cook-Walden/Forest Oaks Funeral Home. Interment will follow at Cook-Walden/Forest Oaks Memorial Park.