Places

  • Monroeville is also known as: Monroe County / Monroeville city.

Facts

  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Chris Booker (baseball player), Allison Moorer (songwriter and singer), Mark Childress (novelist and author), Cynthia Tucker (journalist and editor), and Bill Selby (baseball player).

History

It is known as the home town of two prominent writers of the post World War II period, Truman Capote and Harper Lee, who were childhood friends in the 1930s. Lee's sole published work, To Kill A Mockingbird, earned her the Pulitzer prize. The lasting fame of To Kill a Mockingbird became a tourist draw for the town. In 1997 the Alabama Legislature designated Monroeville and Monroe County the "Literary Capital of Alabama. " Monroeville is located at 31°31′5″N 87°19′39″W / 31. 51806°N 87. 3275°W / 31. 51806; -87. 3275 (31. 518075, -87. 327543). According to the U. S. Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 13. 1 square miles (34 km), of which, 13. 1 square miles (34 km) of it is land and 0. 08% is water. As of the census of 2000, there were 6,862 people, 2,687 households, and 1,870 families residing in the city. The population density was 525. 8 people per square mile (203. 0/km²). There were 3,016 housing units at an average density of 231. 1 per square mile (89. 2/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 53. 09% White, 44. 84% Black or African American,...

There are currently 3 funeral home listings for the city of Monroeville, Alabama.

Monroeville Obituaries

It was reported by The Advocate on February 7th, 2014 that Andrew Puryear died in Ohio.  Puryear was 58 years old and was born in Monroeville, AL.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Andrew's life.

It was revealed by Morganton Herald on December 30th, 2012 that Deacon John Lambert died in Morganton, North Carolina.  Lambert was 97 years old and was born in Monroeville, AL.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Deacon John's life.

It was reported on December 14th, 2011 that Archie E Davies passed away in Monroeville, Alabama.  Davies was 89 years old and was born in Portland, OR.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Archie E's life.

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Johnson Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Monroeville, WA 98185
Jones Unity Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Monroeville, WA 98185
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Penn's Funeral Home
5423 21st Ave Ne
Monroeville, WA 98185

Monroeville Funeral Home News

Mattie Elizabeth Armstrong
Mrs. Armstrong was a native of Lockhart, AL, a resident of Byrneville ... Brandon Armstrong of Monroeville, AL and Kristi Johnson of Mexia, AL; and her dog Rowdy. Funeral services will be held Tuesday, November 2, 2010, at 2:00 p.m. at Petty-Eastside ...
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Monroe Chapel Inc Funeral Home and Cemetery, Monroeville AL 36460 ...
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Monroeville Funeral Homes and funeral services in Alabama
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Monroeville " Alabama Funeral Homes
Monroeville, Alabama 36460. Phone: (251) 575-3222. Jones-Unity Funeral Home. 866 W Claiborne ... Penn's Funeral Home. 290 E Claiborne St. Monroeville, Alabama 36460 ...
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Johnson Funeral Home : Monroeville, Alabama (AL)
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