Mar 152011

Former Erwin Eagles football coach James E. “Jim” Jefrey of Hoover, Alabama, died Friday, Feb. 25, 2011. He was 74. A native of Chattanooga, Tennessee, he attended City High School. He was highly recruited for football and chose Auburn University, where he was a member of the 1957 Auburn National Championship Football team and played [...]

Apr 082010

Randy Reid, Erwin class of 1976, died suddenly at his home in Springville, Alabama, on March 31 of an apparent heart attack. He was 51. Born July 1, 1958, he began his schooling in San Jose, California, and then moved to Center Point in 1967 and attended Center Point School. He graduated from Erwin High [...]

Feb 142010

JOAN PATRICK GLENN, 70, of Pinson, died January 31, 2010. She graduated from Samford University at the age of 19, in 1959. She was a retired school teacher, Erwin Elementary and was a blessing to the many children she taught. Joan was preceded in death by her beloved parents Ivan Ryan Patrick and Margaret Arnold [...]

Oct 232009

FOSTER, JOHNNIE “JAY” THURMAN, JR. IN LOVING MEMORY January 21, 1959- October 19, 2009 Jay was born January 21,1959, and died on Monday, October 19, 2009. Jay was a graduate of Erwin High School (1977) where he enjoyed competing in football, basketball, and track. His competitive nature earned him an athletic scholarship to Wyoming University. [...]

Sep 142009

PERKINS, JAMES MILFORD, age 83, of Birmingham, Alabama, passed away on September 8, 2009 after a long battle with Alzheimers. He is a member of Sinclair Springs Baptist Church, retired from Hayes Aircraft as a painter, and a WWII Veteran. He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Jewel Earline (Miller) Perkins; children (several [...]

Sep 102009

Here’s the stock obit from Jefferson Memorial Funeral Home on Highway 11 in Trussville. Comments, corrections, etc. welcome below… Billy Ray Horn Jr. HORN, BILLY RAY JR., age 52, of Trussville, passed away September 8, 2009. He was a devoted and loving Husband, Father and Pops. He worked many years for Hardie-Tynes and was a [...]