|Place of Burial:||Patterson Township, Durham, North Carolina|
|Birthplace:||Patterson, Durham, North Carolina|
|Death:||Died in Thomasville, NC, USA|
|Cause of death:||Tuberculosis|
|Managed by:||Stephanie Jeanne Olmstead-Dean|
About Alexander W Cheek
From Uncle Phillip: mother Dorsey (dossie) cheek was widowed in 1905? and children were sent to the Baptist orphanage (mills home) in Thomasville NC when they reached age of 6 years or more. Alexander was called Lexie and died of a conatagious disease in his early teens and is buried at the orphanage cemetery called Gods Acre in Thomasville.