Decatur Obituaries

Decatur Obituaries

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  • Monday Jul 11 | via The Decatur Daily 

    Decatur intern from Indiana killed in Madison County...

    A 21-year-old Purdue University student working as an intern at a Decatur company was killed in a single-vehicle accident Sunday morning on Interstate 565, according to Madison police and an Indiana funeral home. Breanna Sue Lemler, of Bourbon, Indiana, was pronounced dead at the scene at about 8 a.m. Sunday, Madison police Capt.


  • Monday Jul 4 | via The Decatur Daily 

    Amy McCutcheon McGowan

    Funeral for Amy McCutcheon McGowan, 41, of Hartselle will be Sunday, July 3, 2016 at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church in Wren. Visitation will be from 1 to 3 p.m. followed by the service at 3 p.m. Burial will be in Hartselle Memory Gardens with Peck Funeral Home directing.


  • Monday Jul 4 | via New York Post 

    Father of kids murdered by mother has heartbreaking ...

    A Texas father whose children were murdered on his birthday by their own mother says he was sure to say he loved them every single day. At the memorial service held for Taylor Sheats, 22, and Madison Sheats, 17, at Shelton Funeral Home in Decatur, Ala., on Saturday, father Jason Sheats said the family rule was that the girls could not leave the house without saying, "I love you."


  • Thursday Jun 30 | via People 

    'Open-Hearted' Texas Girl, 22, Was Preparing for Her...

    "She always seemed a little anxious to get started, to get her own thing going," Austin Crockett says of Taylor, who he met in the second grade when his family moved from Fort Worth to Katy. They were neighbors for years, until Crockett and his family left the Houston suburb, he says.


  • Tuesday Jun 28 | via The Decatur Daily 

    Memorial service will be Friday for Decatur homicide...

    A memorial service for Lawrence "Eddie" Owens will be held Friday afternoon in Decatur, a spokesman for Ridout's Brown-Service Funeral Home said. The service will begin at 3 p.m. at the funeral home's chapel at 711 Memorial Drive S.W. Owens, 44, was found dead in his 2907 Lenox Drive S.W. residence Sunday afternoon when police responded to a 911 call about a possible shooting.


  • Saturday Jun 25 | via The Decatur Daily 

    'Out with a bang': McCollum's has last hurrah

    From the kitchen window, co-owner Janice Couch waves goodbye to customers on the final day of operation for McCollum's Catfish and Seafood in Decatur. CRYSTAL VANDER WEIT/DECATUR DAILY Jane Atkins, eating lunch at McCollum's Catfish and Seafood in Decatur, said the restaurant was her late husband's favorite.


  • Jun 23, 2016 | via Alabama Live 

    Decatur business owner started fight that led to fat...

    Scott Dutton, left, is charged with murder in the July 21, 2016, shooting death of 27-year-old Josh McLemore in Decatur. A Decatur business owner charged with murder in a Tuesday night shooting started the fight that led to gunfire, according to what witnesses told police.


  • Jun 23, 2016 | via The Decatur Daily 

    Visitation, funeral scheduled for victim of Tuesday ...

    Visitation for Joshua Ashley McLemore, 27, of 381 Tapscott Road, will be Friday from 6-8 p.m. at Peck Funeral Home in Hartselle. The funeral service will be at 1 p.m. Saturday in the Peck Funeral Home Chapel.


  • Jun 21, 2016 | via Daily Mountain Eagle 

    Thomas Oran Davidson

    Thomas Oran Davidson, a member of the greatest generation, 90, passed away on Father's Day, June 19, 2016. Tom was born April 12, 1926, in Decatur, and lived there most of his life.