Places

  • Anniston is also known as: Calhoun County / Anniston city.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Michael Biehn (actor and film director), Eric Davis (american football player), Owsley (singer and record producer), Diann Blakely (editor and educator), Larry Bowie (american football player), Andra Franklin (american football player), and John Reaves (american football player).

  • Obituaries for residents might be found in these newspapers: The Anniston Star.

History

Grady for its careful planning in the late 19th century, the city is situated on the slope of Blue Mountain. Though the surrounding area was settled long before, the mineral resources in the area of Anniston weren't exploited until the Civil War. During that time, the Confederate States of America established and operated an iron furnace near present day downtown Anniston, until the furnace was destroyed by Union troops in 1865. Later, clay pipe for sewer systems became the focus of Anniston's industrial output. Clay pipe, also called soil pipe, was popular until the advent of plastic pipe in the 1960s. In 1865, at the end of the Civil War, Union troops near the furnace wrongfully hanged one of the few residents. Charley Lloyd, a farmer working the land in what is now...

The official website for the city of Anniston is http://www.ci.anniston.al.us/.

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Anniston Obituaries

It was revealed on October 26th, 2015 that Mary Kathleen Harless (Brock) perished in Madison, Mississippi.  Ms. Harless was 98 years old and was born in Anniston, AL.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Mary Kathleen's life.

It was reported on October 26th, 2015 that Mary Kathleen Harless (Brock) perished in Madison, Mississippi.  Ms. Harless was 98 years old and was born in Anniston, AL.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Mary Kathleen's life.

It was reported by The Star on July 4th, 2015 that Margaret "Jackie" McSwain (Bennett) perished in Boiling Springs, North Carolina.  Ms. McSwain was 85 years old and was born in Anniston, AL.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Margaret "Jackie"'s life.

It was written by San Diego Union-Tribune on June 3rd, 2015 that Doris Jean Curry passed away in San Diego, California.  Curry was 76 years old and was born in Anniston, AL.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Doris Jean's life.

It was noted on May 3rd, 2015 that Mary Lou Jones (Holcombe) perished in Anniston, Alabama.  Ms. Jones was 87 years old and was born in Mooresville, NC.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Mary Lou's life.

It was disclosed by Cincinnati Enquirer and Cincinnati Post on March 5th, 2015 that Mary Lena Sinkfield passed away in Cincinnati, Ohio.  Sinkfield was 96 years old and was born in Anniston, AL.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Mary Lena's life.

It was revealed on November 15th, 2014 that Daniel Neisler passed away in Anniston, Alabama.  Neisler was 91 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Daniel's life.

It was noted by Peoria Journal Star on November 3rd, 2014 that Margaret L Mercer (Perley) died in Dunlap, Illinois.  Ms. Mercer was 84 years old and was born in Anniston, AL.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Margaret L's life.

It was disclosed on July 31st, 2014 that Ronald D Bennet passed away in Anniston, Alabama.  Bennet was 58 years old and was born in Stevenson, IL.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Ronald D's life.

It was reported by The News Tribune on May 25th, 2014 that Sara Elizabeth Rogers (Henderson) perished in Olympia, Washington.  Ms. Rogers was 84 years old and was born in Anniston, AL.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Sara Elizabeth's life.

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Funeral Homes in Anniston

Maple Grove Cemetery

Anniston Memorial Funeral Home opened in March 2000 at the south end of Anniston Memorial Gardens. Anniston Memorial is proud to be the only funeral home and cemetery combination in Calhoun County.

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Anniston Funeral Services
630 S Wilmer Ave
Anniston, AL 36201
Anniston Memorial Funeral Home
3865 Us Highway 431
Anniston, AL 36202
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Brown & Kughn Memory Chapel
620 Golden Springs Rd
Anniston, AL 36210
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Chapel Hill Funeral Home
542 W 52nd St
Anniston, AL 36206
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Edgemont Cemetery
3555 Noble St
Anniston, AL 36204
Ervin Funeral Chapel
1518 Brown Ave
Anniston, AL 36205
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Goodson Funeral Home
830 Noble St
Anniston, AL 36201
Gray Brown Service Mortuary
1329 Wilmer Ave
Anniston, AL 36201
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Maple Grove Cemetery
3865 Us Highway 431 N
Anniston, AL 36206
Model City Mortuary
1625 W 8th St
Anniston, AL 36201
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Williams Funeral Home
630 S Wilmer Ave
Anniston, AL 36201

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Funeral Services for Calhoun County Commissioner James Pappy Dunn
(8-16-12)Funeral services for Calhoun County Commissioner James A. Pappy Dunn will be held this Saturday, August 18. Dunn's family will receive friends beginning at 10:00 a.m. at the Anniston City Meeting Center. The funeral service will follow at 11 ...
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