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Famous Graves in Alabama

413 records found


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Hank Williams, Sr

17 Sep 1923 – 1 Jan 1953

Singer, Songwriter. He received international acclaim for his...

F. Scott Fitzgerald Cenotaph

24 Sep 1896 – 21 Dec 1940

Author. One of the most celebrated of American writers, famed...

George Washington Carver

12 Jul 1864 – 5 Jan 1943

Scientist, Inventor. He developed three hundred uses for peanuts...

Eddie James Kendrick

17 Dec 1939 – 5 Oct 1992

R/B singer. Original member of the famous Motown group The...

Royal Air Force Memorial

Birth and death dates unknown.

Located in the Oakwood Cemetery Annex, there is a plaque that...

Booker Taliaferro Washington, Sr

5 Apr 1856 – 14 Nov 1915

Social Reformer. Born a slave on the James Burroughs's...

Paul “Bear” Bryant

11 Sep 1913 – 26 Jan 1983

College Football Coach. He is best remembered as the longtime...

George Lindsey

17 Dec 1928 – 6 May 2012

Actor. Fondly remembered for playing Goober Pyle in the TV series...

Harper Lee

28 Apr 1926 – 19 Feb 2016

Author, Pulitzer Prize Recipient. She is best remembered for her...

Davey Allison

25 Feb 1961 – 13 Jul 1993

Auto Race Car Driver. Born in Hollywood, Florida, David "Davey"...

George Wallace

25 Aug 1919 – 13 Sep 1998

Four time Governor of Alabama, four time presidential candidate. ...

Pat Buttram

19 Jun 1915 – 8 Jan 1994

Actor, Comic. One of America's best known-comic entertainers, he...

Donald Roy Hutson

31 Jan 1913 – 26 Jun 1997

Professional Football Player. Born Donald Montgomery Hutson, but...

Sonny James

1 May 1928 – 22 Feb 2016

Country Music Singer, Songwriter. Born Jimmie Hugh Loden and...

Cynthia Dionne Wesley

30 Apr 1949 – 15 Sep 1963

Murder Victim. She was the first adopted daughter of Claude and...

No grave photo

Carole Rosamond Robertson

24 Apr 1949 – 15 Sep 1963

Murder Victim. She was born the third child of Alpha and Alvin...

Braxton Bragg

22 Mar 1817 – 27 Sep 1876

Civil War Confederate General. He was educated at the United...

Don Leslie Michael

31 Jul 1947 – 8 Apr 1967

Vietnam War Congressional Medal of Honor recipient. He served as...

No grave photo

Addie Mae Collins

18 Apr 1949 – 15 Sep 1963

Murder Victim, Civil Rights Figure. Born the daughter of Julius...

Carol Denise McNair

17 Nov 1951 – 15 Sep 1963

Murder Victim. Born Carol Denise McNair, the eldest child of...

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