Places

  • Tyler is also known as: Smith County / Tyler city.

  • Tyler tourist attractions include: Caldwell Zoo, Tyler State Park, Whitaker-McClendon House, Tyler Museum of Art, and Goodman-LeGrand House.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Daniel Hernández (soccer player), Eric Alexander (american football player), Earl Campbell (american football player and businessperson), Matt Flynn (american football player), J. Michael Luttig (lawyer and judge), Joffrey Reynolds (american football player), and Branch Warren (bodybuilder).

  • Obituaries for residents might be found in these newspapers: Tyler Morning Telegraph.

History

It takes its name from President John Tyler . The city had a population of 96,900 in 2010, according to the United States Census Bureau. Tyler is the principal city of the Tyler Metropolitan Statistical Area, with a population of 209,714 in 2010, and the regional center of the Tyler-Jacksonville combined statistical area, with a population of 260,559 in 2010. Tyler has the nickname "Rose Capital of the World". It gained this name due to the large quantity of rose bushes processed through the area, along with hosting America's largest rose garden . In 1985, the international Adopt-a-Highway movement originated in Tyler when, after appeals by local Texas Department of Transportation officials, the local Civitan chapter adopted a 2-mile (3-km) stretch of U. S. Highway 69. Tyler is also home to the Caldwell Zoo and Broadway Square Mall. Tyler is located at 32°20′03″N 95°18′00″W / 32. 334249°N 95. 299927°W / 32. 334249; -95. 299927 Elevation: 544 feet (166 m). Tyler is surrounded by many smaller cities including Whitehouse, Lindale, New Chapel Hill, Bullard, Edom, Brownsboro, and Chandler. According to...

The official website for the city of Tyler is http://www.cityoftyler.org/.

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Tyler Obituaries

It was revealed by The Times at Shreveport La on August 11th, 2015 that Doris Yearwood Elgin perished in Caddo Parish, Louisiana.  Elgin was 91 years old and was born in Tyler, TX.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Doris Yearwood's life.

It was revealed on July 24th, 2015 that Earl T Kucera passed on in Tyler, Texas.  Kucera was 76 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Earl T's life.

It was reported on July 24th, 2015 that Margaret Lee Reese (Patt) passed on in Flat River, Missouri.  Ms. Reese was 83 years old and was born in Tyler, TX.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Margaret Lee's life.

It was written by Arizona Republic on July 5th, 2015 that Anson Gerald Jr "Buddy" Farr passed on in Tempe, Arizona.  Farr was 70 years old and was born in Tyler, TX.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Anson Gerald Jr "Buddy"'s life.

It was written by White Oak Independent on June 18th, 2015 that Jeffery Glynn Blasckstone perished in Tyler, Texas.  Blasckstone was 39 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Jeffery Glynn's life.

It was reported by Kalamazoo Gazette on June 4th, 2015 that John Wesley Sr Clomon died in Kalamazoo, Michigan.  Clomon was 92 years old and was born in Tyler, TX.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor John Wesley Sr's life.

It was noted on May 22nd, 2015 that Anastacio Gregorio "Tacho" Soto passed on in Tyler, Texas.  Soto was 39 years old and was born in Dinuba, CA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Anastacio Gregorio "Tacho"'s life.

It was disclosed on May 21st, 2015 that Johnnie Human perished in Tyler, Texas.  Human was 84 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Johnnie's life.

It was reported on February 27th, 2015 that John L Bryant passed on in Tyler, Texas.  Bryant was 65 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor John L's life.

It was revealed by Arkansas Democrat/Gazette on February 5th, 2015 that Melissa Ann Davis (Tarver) perished in Arkansas.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Melissa Ann's life.

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Cathedral in the Pines Cemetery
5423 21st Ave Ne
Tyler, WA 98185
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Memorial Funeral Home & Cemetery Mausoleum
5423 21st Ave Ne
Tyler, WA 98185
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Rose Hill Cemetery
5423 21st Ave Ne
Tyler, WA 98185

Tyler Cemetery News

Namesake Oak Cliff school will honor Zan Holmes Jr. at groundbreaking
His memorable public career began in the 1960s and includes serving as a Texas state legislator ... The program also will feature the Jimmie Tyler Brashear Elementary School glee club and T.W. Browne Middle School Leadership Cadet Corps.
http://www.dallasnews.com/sharedcontent/dws/news/localnews/stories/DN-wade_27met.ART.State.Edition1.33a2ba4.html

How an Army wife's blog came to touch thousands
The 29-year-old Army wife sat at a laptop computer in her kitchen in Texas and described how her hands had shaken ... the blog became a daily ritual for thousands, said Paige Tyler, a close friend of Dena's whose husband was in Rob's battalion.
http://www.statesman.com/news/nation/how-an-army-wifes-blog-came-to-touch-156177.html

Elvar Joseph Pop Trahan
Interment will follow in Our Lady of Prompt Succor Cemetery. Visitation will begin Friday ... Richard Gaudet and wife, Tonia, of Humble, Texas; his great-grandchildren Nicole McMullan and husband, Keith, Kim Meyers and husband, Brian, Holly Gary and ...
http://www.iberianet.com/articles/2010/11/07/people/obituaries/doc4caf3e78d48b1470245216.txt

Obituary: Lucy Johnson Russell
Survivors are two daughters, Andrea Russell Maloney (John) of Longview, Texas, and Carol Russell Ray of Benton; four grandchildren, Erin Maloney of Tyler Texas ... be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at Republican Cemetery with Bro. John Penn officiating.
http://thecabin.net/news/obituaries/2010-11-04/obituary-lucy-johnson-russell

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Cemetery Records Online - Search Cemeteries
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xkcd: Cemetery
[[A person is in a cemetery, near a gravestone. Other people stand around staring.]] Person: Frankly, you deserve this. You KNEW I wanted a sans-serif font, ...
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Tyler Memorial Funeral Home Cemetery and Mausoleum - Home
Tyler Memorial Funeral Home Cemetery and Mausoleum. 12053 State Highway 64 West, Tyler, TX ... Search our database of obituaries, funeral homes and cemeteries. ...
http://www.tylermemorialcemetery.com/

Smith Co. TX Cemeteries
Liberty Hill Cemetery In Tyler, TX. Memorial Cemetery In Tyler, TX ... Rose Hill Cemetery In Tyler, TX. Smith Cemetery Southwest North of Gresham Community ...
http://www.tx-wooddell.net/cemetery/smithcem.htm

Bethany Cemetery, Tyler Co. TX
This cemetery is located west of Colmesneil, TX in the Bethany Community. ... Family Historian / author of The Durham Family of Tyler County, Texas and ...
http://www.cemeteries-of-tx.com/Etx/Tyler/cemetery/bethany.html

Tyler Co., TX-Tombstone Transcription Project
Tyler Count TXGenWeb. Bethany Cemetery. Pam Johnson. Cunningham Cemetery ... Springs Cemetery. Tyler County Cemetery Listings. Gene Phillips. Return to Texas Tombstone ...
http://www.usgwtombstones.org/texas/tyler.html