MOORESVILLE David Alexander "Alec" Ingle, 96, of Mooresville, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2019, at Genesis Healthcare in Mooresville. He was born March 12, 1923, in Alexander County, to the late Carl and Oma Watt Ingle. David was a World War II veteran and a member of General George S. Patton's 3rd Army and 90th Infantry Division. He served in conflict in France, Belgium, Luxembourg, and Germany as a machine gunner. He also fought in the relief at Bastogne and in the Ardennes Forest crossing the Siegfried line and received a Purple Heart. David worked in the CCC Camp that helped to build the Blue Ridge Parkway. He spent the majority of his work career driving an 18-wheeler truck, and retired from public transport. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by the mother of his son, Naomi Thompson Ingle; second wife, Pauline Harkey Ingle; and siblings, Panzie, Louvinie, Irenie, Geneva, Pauline, Ruby, Hazel, Virginia, Lee Roy, and Clifford. He is survived by his son, Gary Ingle; granddaughter, Chris Ingle Mineroldi and husband, Mark; great-granddaughter, Brinley Mineroldi; step-granddaughter, Rhonda Walker; stepgreat-grandchildren, Shannon Carter, Anna Smith; and four stepgreat-great-grandchildren. The family will receive friends Monday, Nov. 11, at Fair View United Methodist Church in Mooresville, from 10 to 11 a.m., with services following at 11 a.m. A graveside service with full military honors will be held at 11 a.m., Wednesday, Nov. 13, at Salisbury National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Fair View United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 27, Mt. Mourne, NC 28123. Cavin-Cook Funeral Home & Crematory, Mooresville, is serving the Ingle family. Condolences may be made to the family at www.cavin-cook.com.