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  • Suburbs of Decatur: Master Charge.
  • Decatur is also known as: Morgan County / Decatur city.
  • Their current mayor is Mayor Don Kyle, who took office November 10th, 2017.
  • Zip codes in the city: 35601, 35602, 35603, 35609, 35699.
  • Morgan County funeral flowers can be purchased from one of the local funeral shops we partner with.

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  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Mae Jemison (physician and scientist), Lucas Black (model and actor), Arthur Orr (attorneys in the united states), Philip Rivers (american football player), Gary Knotts (baseball player), Rolando McClain (american football player), and David Charles (physician).

Decatur is a city in Morgan and Limestone counties in the State of Alabama. The city, affectionately known as "The River City", is located in Northern Alabama on the banks of Wheeler Lake, along the Tennessee River. It is the largest city and county seat of Morgan County. The population in 2010 census was 55,683.Decatur is also the core city of the two-county large Decatur, Alabama Metropolitan Area which had an estimated population of 153,374 in 2013. Combined with the Huntsville Metropolitan Area, the two create the Huntsville-Decatur Combined Statistical Area, of which Decatur is the second largest city.Like many southern cities in the early 19th century, Decatur's early success was based upon its location along a river. Railroad routes and boating traffic pushed the city to the front of North Alabama's economic atmosphere. The city rapidly grew into a large economic center within the Tennessee Valley and was a hub for travelers and cargo between Nashville and Mobile, as well as Chattanooga and New Orleans. Throughout the 20th century, the city experienced steady growth, but was eclipsed as the regional economic center by the fast-growing Huntsville during the space race. The city now finds its economy heavily based on manufacturing, cargo transit, and hi-tech industries such as General Electric, and the United Launch Alliance.

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In 1820 President Monroe declared that the settlement known as Rhodes Ferry Landing should change its name to Decatur, in honor of Stephen Decatur. Decatur was a renowned naval officer. As the youngest to reach the rank of captain in US naval history, he left many in awe of his heroic battles in both the first and second Barbary Wars, the Quasi-War, and the War of 1812.

The official website for the city of Decatur is http://www.decaturalabamausa.com/.

There are currently 13 funeral home listings for the city of Decatur, Alabama.

Decatur Obituaries

It was written on August 31st, 2017 that Herman Holliday died in Hope, Arkansas.  Holliday was 88 years old and was born in Decatur, AL.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Herman's life.

It was written on August 6th, 2017 that Wymon Ledlow passed away in Venice, Florida.  Ledlow was 84 years old and was born in Decatur, AL.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Wymon's life.

It was revealed on February 26th, 2017 that James Gilbert Brinkman passed on in Decatur, Alabama.  Brinkman was 81 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor James Gilbert's life.

It was noted by Peoria Journal Star on January 24th, 2017 that Roy Virgil Graves died in Groveland, Illinois.  Graves was 87 years old and was born in Decatur, AL.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Roy Virgil's life.

It was revealed on January 12th, 2017 that Wynemia Dianne Bisel perished in Dade City, Florida.  Bisel was 74 years old and was born in Decatur, AL.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Wynemia Dianne's life.

It was revealed on August 27th, 2016 that Coleman Marlo Varnell passed away in Decatur, Alabama.  Varnell was 76 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Coleman Marlo's life.

It was noted on June 29th, 2016 that Jerry "Mac" McElroy perished in Decatur, Alabama.  McElroy was 71 years old and was born in Peoria, IL.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Jerry "Mac"'s life.

It was reported on May 29th, 2016 that Margaret Faye Abernathy (Bourque) perished in Decatur, Alabama.  Ms. Abernathy was 75 years old and was born in Bell City, LA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Margaret Faye's life.

It was written on May 6th, 2016 that Carol Bornhoeft passed away in Decatur, Alabama.  Bornhoeft was 57 years old and was born in Mandan, ND.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Carol's life.

It was written on April 9th, 2016 that Virginia McCrickard (Atkins) passed away in Decatur, Alabama.  Ms. McCrickard was 86 years old.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Virginia's life.

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Funeral Homes in Decatur

Shelton Funeral Home Incorporated

Shelton Funeral Home was established in 1972 and is still family-owned and operated. We strive for excellence and the family is our first priority. Our basic goal is serving the needs of families who have suffered the loss of a loved one. We take...

2105 Beltline Rd Sw, Decatur, AL 35601 -
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Hartselle Heritage Funeral Home

Hartselle Heritage Funeral Home was built in 2003. Owned by Green River Enterprises we opened September 2003. Mac Beard has been Manager since opening and Becky Beard, his wife helps with day to day operation. Mac has been working in Funeral...

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Burningtree Memorial Gardens
4919 Marsha Ave
Decatur, AL 35602
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Calvary Memorial Gardens
360 Old Highway 24
Decatur, AL 35699
Cornerstone Furniture Incorporated
1556 6th Ave Se
Decatur, AL 35601
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Dream Gallery Home Furnishing
1809 6th Ave Se
Decatur, AL 35601
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Holland Memorial Chapel
495 Highway 67 S
Decatur, AL 35602
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Reynolds Funeral Home
103 13th Ave Nw
Decatur, AL 35699
Ridouts Brown Svc Funeral Home
711 Memorial Dr Sw
Decatur, AL 35601
Roselawn Gardens of Memory
709 Memorial Dr Sw
Decatur, AL 35601
Roselawn Memorial Funeral Home
741 Danville Rd Sw
Decatur, AL 35601
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Sharpley Funeral Home
410 Railroad St Nw
Decatur, AL 35601
Shelton Funeral Home Incorporated
2105 Beltline Rd Sw
Decatur, AL 35601

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Cullman Heritage Funeral Home
255 County Road 1435
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Hartselle Heritage Funeral Home
1401 Main St E
Hartselle, AL 35640
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Laughlin-Service Funeral Home Incorporated
2320 Bob Wallace Ave Sw
Huntsville, AL 35805
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Madison Chapel Funeral Home
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Nichols Funeral Home
32657 Highway 278
Addison, AL 35098
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Parkway Funeral Home
23599 Al Highway 24
Trinity, AL 35673
Peck Funeral Home
1600 Highway 31 Sw
Hartselle, AL 35640
People's Funeral Home
12060 Us Highway 31 S
Tanner, AL 35671
Premier Furniture Mfg Incorporated
100 College St Nw
Hartselle, AL 35640
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Royal Funeral Home
4315 Oakwood Ave Nw
Huntsville, AL 35810
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Twickenham Funeral Home
11611 Memorial Pkwy Sw
Huntsville, AL 35803

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Alabama's pre-K program is rated the nation's best and should be expanded. District 6 : Decatur doctor Charles Elliott , a Republican ... District 42 : Democrat Jimmy Martin of Clanton, co-owner of Martin Funeral Home, has represented the district the past ...
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Joan E. Carter Repetto, 79
DECATUR, Ga. Mrs. Joan E ... Janie and Peter Dolan, Danvers, and Joyce and Al Turner, Huntsville, Ala.; 12 grandchildren; one great-grandson; several nieces and nephews. Joan traveled for 28 years with her husband's military career.
http://www.salemnews.com/obituaries/x1364884376/Joan-E-Repetto-79

Francis M. Geis, 81
He was born on July 19, 1929 in Decatur County the son of Lawrence and Rose (Volk ... Andy (Melissa) Geis, Marilyn (Al) Palmer, Danny (Holly) Geis, Siblings- Anthony (Louise) Geis, Rita Ambrose, Marian Raver, Father John Geis, and Albert (Rosalie) Geis, 25 ...
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Dorothy E. Stilian, 85
ARRANGEMENTS: A funeral service will be held on Saturday at 11 a.m. in ... Nov 4, 2010 Joan E. Repetto, 79 DECATUR, Ga. Mrs. Joan E. Repetto, 79, of Decatur, Ga., (formerly of Salem), died Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2010. She is survived by her husband of 57 ...
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