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  • Suburbs of Tuscaloosa: Eastside, Holt, Skyland, Tusc, University of Alabama, Veterans Hospital.
  • Tuscaloosa is also known as: Tuscaloosa County / Tuscaloosa city.
  • Their current mayor is Mayor Walter Maddox, who took office November 28th, 2017.
  • Zip codes in the city: 35401, 35402, 35403, 35404, 35405, 35406, 35407, 35485, 35486, 35487.
  • Tuscaloosa County funeral flowers can be purchased from one of the local funeral shops we partner with.

Facts

  • Tuscaloosa has been featured in films like: Crisis: Behind a Presidential Commitment (1963), Everyman's Feast (2002), and Hooper (1978).
  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Sylvester Croom (american football player and american football coach), Kendrick Clancy (american football player), John Stallworth (american football player), Debra Marshall (wrestler and actor), Phil Poole (attorneys in the united states), D. J. White (basketball player), and Robert Shaw (american football player).
  • Tuscaloosa is home to the following sports teams: Alabama Crimson Tide Football.

Tuscaloosa (/tʌskəˈluːsə/ TUSK-ə-LOO-sə) is a city in and the seat of Tuscaloosa County in west central Alabama (in the southeastern United States). Located on the Black Warrior River, it is the fifth-largest city in Alabama, with an estimated population of 95,334 in 2013. Founded in 1819, the city was named after Tuskaloosa, the chieftain of a Muskogean-speaking people who battled and was defeated by Hernando de Soto in 1540 in the Battle of Mabila, and served as Alabama's capital city from 1826 to 1846.Tuscaloosa is the regional center of industry, commerce, healthcare, and education for the area of west-central Alabama known as West Alabama. It is the principal city of the Tuscaloosa Metropolitan Statistical Area, which includes Tuscaloosa, Hale and Pickens counties and has an estimated metro population in 2013 of 235,628. Tuscaloosa is also the home of The University of Alabama, Stillman College and Shelton State Community College. While the city attracted international attention when Mercedes-Benz announced it would build its first automotive assembly plant in North America in Tuscaloosa County, the University of Alabama remains the dominant economic and cultural engine in the city.Tuscaloosa has been traditionally known as the "Druid City" because of the numerous water oaks planted in its downtown streets since the 1840s. The city has also become well known nationally for the University of Alabama's success in sports, and particularly in football. City leaders adopted the moniker "The City of Champions" after the Alabama Crimson Tide football team won the BCS National Championship game in 2010, 2012, and again in 2013. In 2008, the City of Tuscaloosa hosted the USA Olympic Triathlon trials for the Beijing Games.

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Tuscaloosa has the nickname the "Druid City", which is derived from the numerous water oaks that were planted in Tuscaloosa. Druids believed that oak trees were sacred and used them in their rituals. It is possible some druids believed they were the first tree created, and its Acorns were the first food that human kind tasted.

The official website for the city of Tuscaloosa is http://www.tuscaloosa.com/.

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Tuscaloosa Obituaries

It was noted by South West Times Record on September 22nd, 2017 that Homer "Bud" Appleyard died in Ft Smith, Arkansas.  Appleyard was 92 years old and was born in Tuscaloosa, AL.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Homer "Bud"'s life.

It was reported by The Mail Tribune on July 18th, 2017 that Patricia R Gray passed away in Oregon.  Gray was 68 years old and was born in Tuscaloosa, AL.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Patricia R's life.

It was noted by San Diego Union-Tribune on June 25th, 2017 that Henry V Jr Lewis perished in Escondido, California.  Lewis was 93 years old and was born in Tuscaloosa, AL.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Henry V Jr's life.

It was disclosed on June 22nd, 2017 that W Woodrow "Woody" Bristow passed on in Tuscaloosa, Alabama.  Bristow was 97 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor W Woodrow "Woody"'s life.

It was noted by The Daily Journal on June 21st, 2017 that Lauddie Pickett died in Upper Deerfield Twp, New Jersey.  Pickett was 72 years old and was born in Tuscaloosa, AL.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Lauddie's life.

It was noted by Orlando Sentinel on June 4th, 2017 that Robert "Bobby" Feely perished in Crystal River, Florida.  Feely was 74 years old and was born in Tuscaloosa, AL.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Robert "Bobby"'s life.

It was noted on March 8th, 2017 that Lula M Garrett (Beatty) perished in Lorain, Ohio.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Lula M's life.

It was revealed by San Diego Union-Tribune on February 19th, 2017 that Joseph R "Bishop" Hall passed away in Lemon Grove, California.  Hall was 84 years old and was born in Tuscaloosa, AL.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Joseph R "Bishop"'s life.

It was written on February 3rd, 2017 that Dorothy Ellis passed away in Buffalo, New York.  Ellis was 78 years old and was born in Tuscaloosa, AL.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Dorothy's life.

It was disclosed on January 27th, 2017 that Florean V Jones (Mason) passed on in Niagara Falls, New York.  Ms. Jones was 95 years old and was born in Tuscaloosa, AL.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Florean V's life.

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Williams Service Funeral Home

Williams Service Funeral Home, Inc. , was the brainchild of Mr. Tom W. Williams, Sr. Mr. Williams began his career in the funeral business at a local Tuscaloosa, Alabama funeral home in 1939. His tenure in the Pacific during World War II took him...

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Cedar Oak Memorial Park
1401 Mimosa Park Rd
Tuscaloosa, AL 35407
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Druid Funeral Service
2903 8th St
Tuscaloosa, AL 35401
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Heritage Chapel Funeral Home
5200 Old Birmingham Hwy
Tuscaloosa, AL 35404
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Magnolia Chapel Funeral Home South
6100 Old Greensboro Rd
Tuscaloosa, AL 35407
Memory Chapel Funeral Home
2200 Skyland Blvd E
Tuscaloosa, AL 35407
Memory Hill Gardens Cemetery
2200 Skyland Blvd E
Tuscaloosa, AL 35407
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Rollins Mortuary
2701 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Tuscaloosa, AL 35401
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Tuscaloosa Memorial Chapel Funeral Home
5434 Old Birmingham Hwy
Tuscaloosa, AL 35404
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Van Hoose & Steele Funeral Home
2615 Stillman Blvd
Tuscaloosa, AL 35401
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Williams Service Funeral Home
7417 Culver Rd
Tuscaloosa, AL 35402

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Tuscaloosa Funeral Home News

College Football Sunday Rewind: Post-Alabama eliminated edition
The Bulldogs' game Saturday in Tuscaloosa ... For instance, Alabama defensive end Marcell Dareus was a close friend of Bell's. Moreland Smith, a friend and mentor of Bell's, said Dareus was bothered that he had to miss Bell's funeral Saturday to play a ...
http://www.al.com/sports/index.ssf/2010/11/college_football_sunday_rewind_8.html

Notebook: Tide preparing for two QBs
TUSCALOOSA _ If theres one thing the University of Alabama defense is expecting to see Saturday ... is planned for Thursday night on the Mississippi State campus and the funeral will be held Saturday. Its been pretty rough, Darues said about ...
http://rivals.yahoo.com/ncaa/football/news?slug=rivals-1147961

Coaches, players remember Nick Bell
Alabama defensive end Marcell Dareus , a friend of Bell's ... When we were both in Birmingham or when he was in Tuscaloosa, we would always hang out. He is a guy that everyone liked and you always felt comfortable around." Mississippi State coach Dan ...
http://www.al.com/sports/index.ssf/2010/11/coaches_players_remember_nick.html

OUR VIEW: Integrity -- or the lack thereof -- ought to be at the forefront of voters' minds as they chose who will ...
Even if the allegations don't prove true at trial, what Alabama law says is legal between lobbyists ... District 5 : This district covers Walker County, parts of Tuscaloosa and Winston counties and part of west Jefferson County. Either candidate strikes us ...
http://blog.al.com/birmingham-news-commentary/2010/10/our_view_integrity_--_or_the_l.html

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Tuscaloosa Memorial Park and Chapel - (205) 553-3141 : Family Owned And Operated ... the Golden Rule. Alabama Funeral Directors Association. Association of Alabama Cemeteries ...
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