Places

  • Popular neighborhoods in Birmingham include: Ensley, Avondale, Forest Park, Glen Iris, Eastwood, Sun Valley, Five Points South, Huffman, Mason City, Roebuck, Inglenook, Sherman Heights, Jones Valley, East Thomas, Oak Ridge Park, Norwood, Green Acres, Roosevelt, Woodlawn, and Wahouma.

  • Birmingham is also known as: Shelby County / Birmingham city.

  • Their current mayor is Mayor William A. Bell, who took office January 26th, 2010.

  • Birmingham tourist attractions include: Alabama Museum of Health Sciences, Alabama Jazz Hall of Fame, Kelly Ingram Park, Birmingham Museum of Art, and Splash Adventure.

Facts

  • Birmingham has been featured in films like: Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan (2006), Murderball (2005), A River Runs Through It (1992), and Big Deal on Madonna Street (1958).

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Condoleezza Rice (politician and political scientist), Amber Benson (film director and actor), Taylor Hicks (singer and author), Carl Lewis (actor and track and field athlete), Earl Bennett (american football player), Chad Jackson (american football player), and Jerricho Cotchery (american football player).

  • Obituaries for residents might be found in these newspapers: The Birmingham News.

  • Birmingham is home to the following sports teams: Birmingham South Stars, UAB Blazers men's basketball, and Birmingham Bulls.

History

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From its founding in 1871 to the 1960's Birmingham's economy was focused on the iron and steel industry, mining, and railroading. Its amazing growth led to its nickname the "Magic City." After the 1960's other industries grew, diversifying its economic base.

It is now seen as a cultural center, embracing ballet, opera, music and art. It is home to the Southeast's largest museum.

The official website for the city of Birmingham is http://www.birminghamal.gov/.

There are currently 43 funeral home listings for the city of Birmingham, Alabama. Looking for Birmingham cemeteries?

Birmingham Obituaries

It was written by The Advocate on April 23rd, 2016 that Mattie Lee Ash (Prince) died in Newark, Ohio.  Ms. Ash was 78 years old and was born in Birmingham, AL.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Mattie Lee's life.

It was written on April 22nd, 2016 that Mary Catherine Merrell passed away in Birmingham, Alabama.  Merrell was 71 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Mary Catherine's life.

It was revealed on April 21st, 2016 that Mary C Perry (Gage) died in Birmingham, Alabama.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Mary C's life.

It was written on April 17th, 2016 that Paul L Richards passed away in Birmingham, Alabama.  Richards was 82 years old and was born in Des Moines, IA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Paul L's life.

It was noted by Peoria Journal Star on April 14th, 2016 that Howard Jr Perkins perished in Peoria, Illinois.  Perkins was 85 years old and was born in Birmingham, AL.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Howard Jr's life.

It was noted by The News Tribune on April 10th, 2016 that John E Jr Simmons passed on in Washington.  Simmons was 73 years old and was born in Birmingham, AL.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor John E Jr's life.

It was noted on March 30th, 2016 that Calvin McCloskey perished in Birmingham, Alabama.  McCloskey was 80 years old and was born in Granville, ND.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Calvin's life.

It was revealed by The Mail Tribune on March 13th, 2016 that Donald Eugene Parker perished in Ashland, Oregon.  Parker was 82 years old and was born in Birmingham, AL.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Donald Eugene's life.

It was disclosed on March 13th, 2016 that Dana Belinda Chandler (Robinson) passed away in Panama City, Florida.  Ms. Chandler was 46 years old and was born in Birmingham, AL.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Dana Belinda's life.

It was written by The News Tribune on March 12th, 2016 that John T Jr Dr Wilson passed away in Washington.  Wilson was 91 years old and was born in Birmingham, AL.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor John T Jr Dr's life.

All Funeral Homes in Birmingham

Charter Funeral Home and Crematory

Charter Funeral Home was opened in May 1997. We were born from Alabama’s first cremation society, the Charter Cremation Society, which was formed in 1994. In a world dominated by corporations, we take pride in remaining a family owned and...

Crestview Memorial Gardens Incorporated

Mr. Meshad established the cemetery in 1973 beginning with the first garden, Christus. Later, in 1987 he built Crestview Memorial Funeral Home. Since the founding of our funeral home, we have been a valuable resource for the community and we are...

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Abanks Mortuary & Crematory
5423 21st Ave Ne
Birmingham, WA 98185
Angwin Mortuary Centers
5423 21st Ave Ne
Birmingham, WA 98185
Arrington Funeral Home Incorporated
5423 21st Ave Ne
Birmingham, WA 98185
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Bell Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Birmingham, WA 98185
Brighton Funeral Service
5423 21st Ave Ne
Birmingham, WA 98185
Brighton Funeral Services
5423 21st Ave Ne
Birmingham, WA 98185
Bushelon Funeral Home Incorporated
5423 21st Ave Ne
Birmingham, WA 98185
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Cantrell Funeral & Cemetery
5423 21st Ave Ne
Birmingham, WA 98185
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Davenport & Harris Funeral Hm
5423 21st Ave Ne
Birmingham, WA 98185
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Earnest Johnson Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Birmingham, WA 98185
Eastside Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Birmingham, WA 98185
Elmwood Cemetery
5423 21st Ave Ne
Birmingham, WA 98185
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George Washington Carver Memorial Gardens Incorporated
5423 21st Ave Ne
Birmingham, WA 98185
Grey's Memorial Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Birmingham, WA 98185
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Henderson Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Birmingham, WA 98185
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Jefferson Memerial Funeral Homes
5423 21st Ave Ne
Birmingham, WA 98185
Jefferson Memorial Funeral
5423 21st Ave Ne
Birmingham, WA 98185
Jefferson Memorial Gardens
5423 21st Ave Ne
Birmingham, WA 98185
Johns-Ridout's Mortuary-Elmwood Chapel
5423 21st Ave Ne
Birmingham, WA 98185
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Kirksey's Mortuary
5423 21st Ave Ne
Birmingham, WA 98185
Knesseth Israel Beth El Cemetery
5423 21st Ave Ne
Birmingham, WA 98185
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Lakeshore Chapel & Cremation Services
5423 21st Ave Ne
Birmingham, WA 98185
Lett Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Birmingham, WA 98185
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Metropolitan Funeral Service
5423 21st Ave Ne
Birmingham, WA 98185
Mullins Funeral Svc East
5423 21st Ave Ne
Birmingham, WA 98185
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New Grace Hill Cemetery
5423 21st Ave Ne
Birmingham, WA 98185
Nichols Cemetery Association Incorporated
5423 21st Ave Ne
Birmingham, WA 98185
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Oak Hill Memorial Cemetery
5423 21st Ave Ne
Birmingham, WA 98185
Oakland Cemetery
5423 21st Ave Ne
Birmingham, WA 98185
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Parker Funeral Service
5423 21st Ave Ne
Birmingham, WA 98185
Parker Funeral Service
5423 21st Ave Ne
Birmingham, WA 98185
Poole Funeral Chapel
5423 21st Ave Ne
Birmingham, WA 98185
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Ridout's Foresthill Cemetery
5423 21st Ave Ne
Birmingham, WA 98185
Ridout's Trussville Chapel
5423 21st Ave Ne
Birmingham, WA 98185
Roberts Funeral Home Service
5423 21st Ave Ne
Birmingham, WA 98185
Roebuck Chapel
5423 21st Ave Ne
Birmingham, WA 98185
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Skelton Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Birmingham, WA 98185
Smith & Gaston Funeral Service
5423 21st Ave Ne
Birmingham, WA 98185
Sunrise Memorial Gardens
5423 21st Ave Ne
Birmingham, WA 98185
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Trussville Chapel
5423 21st Ave Ne
Birmingham, WA 98185
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Valhalla Cemetery
5423 21st Ave Ne
Birmingham, WA 98185
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Wren Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Birmingham, WA 98185
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Zion Memorial Gardens
5423 21st Ave Ne
Birmingham, WA 98185

Birmingham Funeral Home News

Heart of slain Anniston police officer gives grateful Florida man a new chance ...
During his check-up Thursday at UAB's Kirklin Clinic, Sorvillo cried as he recalled the funeral recalled watching it, masked after surgery and hooked up to machines, fresh stitches on his chest. You feel like, well, do you deserve it? And you feel ...
http://annistonstar.com/bookmark/19934045-Heart-of-slain-Anniston-police-officer-gives-grateful-Florida-man-a-new-chance-at-life

ABC 33/40 - Birmingham News, Weather, SportsChina's chaotic health care ...
People are also barred from setting up mourning halls or burning funeral money in these facilities - common methods of protest. Police posts have been set up in hospitals across the country, while doctors in some cities have been trained in self-defense.
http://www.abc3340.com/story/19377235/chinas-chaotic-health-care-drives-patient-attacks

ABC 33/40 - Birmingham News, Weather, SportsPolice: 2nd man in Philly officer ...
The announcement came amid preparations for a solemn procession by police and public officials to take Walker's body to a church for a public viewing Sunday evening. Another viewing was planned Monday before funeral services. Copyright 2012 The ...
http://www.abc3340.com/story/19379974/police-2nd-man-in-philly-officer-slaying-arrested

ABC 33/40 - Birmingham News, Weather, SportsRookie QB Foles lead Eagles ...
Eagles starting RT Todd Herremans missed the game to attend a family funeral. ... Eagles rookie WR Brian Hernandez limped to the locker room in the fourth. Copyright 2012 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, ...
http://www.abc3340.com/story/19373132/rookie-qb-foles-lead-eagles-over-browns-27-10

ABC 33/40 - Birmingham News, Weather, SportsWith a sneer, Egypt TV host ...
Okasha warned Morsi not to attend the soldiers' funeral for his own safety. He claimed the Brotherhood and Morsi plan to kill him and retorted, "Fine, I declare it permissible to shed your blood too." "You don't know what I have. I have beasts and ...
http://www.abc3340.com/story/19369688/with-a-sneer-egypt-tv-host-challenges-islamists

ABC 33/40 - Birmingham News, Weather, Sports1 charged, 1 sought in ...
Walker had time only to draw his gun before he was shot in the chest, stomach and arm, authorities said. The robbery attempt mirrored several other armed holdups in the area in the last few months, police said. Funeral services are set for Monday for ...
http://www.abc3340.com/story/19369320/1-charged-1-sought-in-philadelphia-officer-death

YOUR VIEW: Birmingham News changes mean some funerals to go unannounced
As one of the leaders of the Jewish community, I want to educate Wendt (the Alabama Media Group's vice president/content) and The Birmingham News as to the Jewish tradition of funeral practices. We bury our dead as soon as is possible with the ...
http://blog.al.com/birmingham-news-commentary/2012/08/your_view_birmingham_news_chan_2.html

ABC 33/40 - Birmingham News, Weather, SportsUS: Missile defense for NKorea ...
Funeral services are scheduled for one of the two women killed in a train derailment in Maryland's Ellicott City outside Baltimore.More >>. Funeral services are scheduled for one of the two women killed in a train derailment in Maryland's Ellicott City ...
http://www.abc3340.com/story/19354706/us-missile-defense-for-nkorea-threat-not-china

Tony Scott -- Funeral Underway in L.A. | TMZ.com
"Top Gun" director Tony Scott is currently being laid to rest at an L.A. cemetery ... 5 days after he killed himself in San Pedro, CA. We're told several
http://www.tmz.com/2012/08/24/tony-scott-funeral-los-angeles-death-suicide/

Late President Mills funeral cost GH3.6 million - ModernGhana.com
Accra, Aug. 27, GNA A total amount of 3.6 million Ghana cedis was used for the funeral of late President John Evans Atta Mills, in contrast to the figure of 30 million Ghana cedis that was reported in a section of the media, the ...
http://www.modernghana.com/news/414012/1/late-president-mills-funeral-cost-gh36-million.html

Neil Armstrong Funeral: Private Service Planned For Friday
CINCINNATI A private service is planned in Cincinnati on Friday for astronaut Neil Armstrong, the first man to walk on the moon, and President Barack Obama has ordered U.S. flags to be flown at half-staff. The Ohio native ...
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/08/27/neil-armstrong-funeral-plans_n_1834055.html

Funeral Set For Md. Officer Killed In Crash; Traffic Delays Possible ...
Funeral services are to be held Tuesday for a Prince George's County police officer killed in a crash while pursuing a vehicle on Interstate 95.
http://baltimore.cbslocal.com/2012/08/27/funeral-set-for-md-officer-killed-in-crash-2/