Josiane Micomyiza Alexander, 25, of Abilene, passed away Sunday, November 18, 2018. A funeral service will be held at 10:00 am on Saturday, November 24, 2018 at First Central Presbyterian Church. Burial will follow in Elmwood Memorial Park. Dr. Cliff Stewart and Dr. Janice Six will officiate. The family will receive friends from 5:00 to 7:00 pm on Friday, November 23rd at The Hamil Family Funeral Home, 6449 Buffalo Gap Road.
Josiane was born September 8, 1993 in Rwanda to Joseph and Francoise Alexander.
She was a student at the University of North Texas and formerly at Abilene Christian University. She was a member of First Central Presbyterian Church in Abilene.
Josiane is survived by her parents, Joseph and Francoise Alexander; one brother, Laurent Alexander; and three sisters, Marie Josee Dufitumukiza, Green Joseline Alexander and Victoire Alexander.
Josiane is very beloved by everyone who knew her. She had a very rare beautiful soul that loved and valued everyone she encountered. She was a fighter for justice regardless of any possible consequences. Her life impacted so many people and will continue on. Her joy, vibrancy, and love of life will live on forever.
The family first began in the funeral business in 1933. The Hamil's legacy, beginning with the Elliott's to John and Jo Ann Hamil and now continuing with Robert and Karla Hamil, is to serve families in their time of need.