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 on May 5th, 2016 that Dahlene Phillips (Ryals) passed away in Tyler, Texas.  Ms. Phillips was 56 years old and was born in Columbia, MS.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Dahlene's life.

It was revealed on April 20th, 2016 that Johnnie W Jr "Johnnie Boy" French passed on in Tyler, Texas.  French was 77 years old and was born in Richlands, VA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Johnnie W Jr "Johnnie Boy"'s life.

It was written by Texarkana Gazette on April 12th, 2016 that Lawrence D Phelps died in Tyler, Texas.  Phelps was 81 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Lawrence D's life.

It was written by White Oak Independent on April 7th, 2016 that Lohman D Haught died in Tyler, Texas.  Haught was 77 years old and was born in Bunners Ridge, WV.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Lohman D's life.

It was revealed by Texarkana Gazette on April 5th, 2016 that Billie Mae Bynum (Gilbert) passed on in Tyler, Texas.  Ms. Bynum was 55 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Billie Mae's life.

It was disclosed on April 1st, 2016 that Darell Kidd died in Texarkana, Arkansas.  Kidd was 36 years old and was born in Tyler, TX.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Darell's life.

It was revealed by Auburn Reporter on April 1st, 2016 that Doris Marie Neal (Mims) passed away in Tacoma, Washington.  Ms. Neal was 69 years old and was born in Tyler, TX.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Doris Marie's life.

It was noted by Texarkana Gazette on March 22nd, 2016 that John Stanley McAnally perished in Tyler, Texas.  McAnally was 68 years old and was born in Arkadelphia, AR.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor John Stanley's life.

It was disclosed by Texarkana Gazette on March 18th, 2016 that Brenda Gilpin (McGhee) passed away in Tyler, Texas.  Ms. Gilpin was 56 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Brenda's life.

It was disclosed by The Times at Shreveport La on February 26th, 2016 that Barbara Renicker (Gary) perished in Shreveport, Louisiana.  Ms. Renicker was 70 years old and was born in Tyler, TX.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Barbara's life.

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Kilgore City Cemetery Office

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Cathedral in the Pines Cemetery
7825 S Broadway Ave
Tyler, TX 75703
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Memorial Funeral Home & Cemetery Mausoleum
12053 State Highway 64 W
Tyler, TX 75709
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Rose Hill Cemetery
2400 S Donnybrook Ave
Tyler, TX 75713

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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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