Birmingham Obituaries

Birmingham Obituaries

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  • 13 hrs ago | via Alabama Live 

    City worker planting flowers struck, killed on Cente...

    A Center Point city worker was struck and killed while planting flowers in the median on Center Point Parkway Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018. ( The crash happened at 11:15 a.m. in the 1500 block of Center Point Parkway.


  • Monday Oct 15 | via Alabama Live 

    Man dies after being shot while dropping off his chi...

    A man was critically wounded in a shooting Sunday evening, Oct. 14, 2018, in Birmingham's Smithfield public housing community. He died early Monday, Oct. 14, 2018.


  • Wednesday Oct 3 | via Alabama Live 

    Former Birmingham police chief, city councilman Bill...

    Myers, who served as the police chief from 1978-1981 and served four terms on the Birmingham City Council, from 1981 to 1993, died at his home at Mount Royal Towers. The Jefferson County Coroner's Office said Myers was pronounced dead at 8:36 a.m. from natural causes.


  • Friday Sep 28 | via 

    Eagles great Wes Hopkins has died at age 57

    Wes Hopkins, one of the NFL's most feared hitters when he played safety for the Eagles in the 1980s and early 1990s, died on Friday at 57, the team confirmed. The cause of death was not made public.


  • Friday Sep 28 | via 

    Former Philadelphia Eagles defensive back Wes Hopkin...

    The Eagles are saddened to learn of the passing of former safety Wes Hopkins. I'm sorry to report that one of the best @Eagles players I've ever known, safety Wes Hopkins passed away this morning.


  • Wednesday Sep 26 | via Alabama Live 

    Meet the businesses of the historic 4th Avenue District

    It never fails. As you head down Fourth Avenue North between 17th and 18th Street around 5 p.m., cars with their flashers on are pulled over and people are crossing the street from the other side.


  • Wednesday Sep 26 | via Martinsburg Journal 

    Billie J. Mitchell

    Born April 19, 1951, in Birmingham, Alabama, she was the daughter of the late Robert Thorne and Caroline Powers Thorne.


  • Saturday Sep 22 | via Waco Tribune-Herald 

    Cox, Doris

    Funeral homes often submit obituaries as a service to the families they are assisting. However, we will be happy to accept obituaries from family members pending proper verification of the death.


  • Friday Sep 21 | via Daily Mountain Eagle 

    Alfred Eugene Matthieu

    Alfred Eugene Matthieu, 87, of Carbon Hill, passed away on Friday, September 14, 2018, at the VA Hospital in Birmingham. Gene attended Auburn University and proudly served his country in the Air Force.


  • Wednesday Sep 19 | via Daily Mail 

    Striking shots capture abandoned Alabama house that ...

    'They aren't out there stealing, they are just having sex': Florida father is arrested after telling cops he drove his 15-year-old son and the boy's girlfriend to a park so they could 'do their thang' Meghan's recipe book rockets to the top of Amazon's bestseller list BEFORE it's even released - bumping JK Rowling off the number one spot Here comes another royal bride! Buckingham Palace announces the engagement of Lady Gabriella Windsor and Pippa's ex Thomas Kingston Trying to get pregnant? Have sex TWICE in one night: A man's sperm is stronger and faster the second time he ejaculates The forgotten South: Striking shots capture abandoned Alabama house that remains frozen in time - with even a classic Mustang still in the garage The 'House on the Hill' - as the unidentified blogger nicknamed the property - has been left abandoned for decades after its owners died.


  • Wednesday Sep 19 | via Daily Mountain Eagle 

    Arthur Ray Leggett

    Family will be receiving friends on Friday, September 21, 2018, from 10 until 11 a.m., at New Prospect Baptist Church. Services will follow at 11 a.m., with Kilgore-Green Funeral Home directing.


  • Sep 12, 2018 | via Alabama Live 

    'We all hurt': Loved ones remember slain Bham woman

    Friends and family of a Birmingham woman killed in a predawn shooting one week ago gathered Wednesday night to remember their loved one. They brought blue balloons and lighted candles in memory of 26-year-old Briana Young, who they said will be remember for her smile, her jokes and her love for children.


  • Sep 5, 2018 | via Alabama Live 

    Losing a child: youth director shares grief, faith

    Cameron Cole, director of youth ministries at Cathedral Church of the Advent in Birmingham, has written a book to share how he deals with the grief of losing his 3-year-old son, Cam. ( But Cam died mysteriously in his sleep on Nov. 11, 2013.


  • Sep 5, 2018 | via The Lakeland Ledger 

    Spencer, Sue Nichols

    SUE NICHOLS SPENCER, 93 Author LAKELAND - Sue Nichols Spencer, AKA Barbara Sue Spencer, age 93, an author and missionary, died August 30, 2018. She was born in Birmingham, Alabama, on March 31, 1925.


  • Aug 30, 2018 | via Alabama Live 

    Woman, 86, dies 10 days after attack in home invasion

    An 86-year-old woman died 10 days after she was assaulted in her Birmingham home, and now police are investigating her death as a homicide. Birmingham police spokesman Sgt.


  • Aug 28, 2018 | via Alabama Live 

    Judge: 4-year-old shot in car killed in act of self-...

    Taleayah Stafford, 4, died Wednesday, July 12, 2017, three days after she was shot in Kingston. Charges were dropped against a Birmingham man accused of killing a 4-year-old girl after a judge ruled he fired in self-defense at the car the child was inside.


  • Aug 20, 2018 | via The Lakeland Ledger 

    Parker, Marguere Coffee

    MARGUERE COFFEE PARKER, 91 BARTOW - Marguere Coffee Parker, age 91, passed away Saturday, August 18, 2016. She was born March 31, 1927 in Stiversville, Tennessee, to the late Marvin Young and Emma Lillian Coffey.


  • Aug 17, 2018 | via 

    Engineer Doug Holland Passes

    Longtime broadcast engineer DOUG HOLLAND passed on MONDAY, AUG. 13th. During his nearly 50-year career, HOLLAND spent many years in MIAMI and LOS ANGELES with HEFTEL BROADCASTING.