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Marshall County
Alabama

Cemeteries and Memorial Sites of Politicians in Marshall County

Index to Locations

  • Albertville Albertville City Cemetery
  • Albertville Memory Hill Cemetery
  • Near Albertville Asbury Methodist Church Cemetery
  • Guntersville City Cemetery
  • Guntersville Guntersville City Cemetery


    Albertville City Cemetery
    Albertville, Marshall County, Alabama
    Politicians buried here:
      Arthur Levi Isbell (1883-1964) — also known as Arthur L. Isbell — of Albertville, Marshall County, Ala. Born in Asbury, Marshall County, Ala., May 10, 1883. Republican. Physician; delegate to Republican National Convention from Alabama, 1940 (alternate), 1948 (alternate), 1952. Died in Albertville, Marshall County, Ala., January 25, 1964 (age 80 years, 260 days). Interment at Albertville City Cemetery.
      Relatives: Son of Elijah Miller Isbell and Elizabeth Jane (Dowdy) Isbell; brother of John Birdwell Isbell and Leander Isbell (1885-1965).
      Political family: Isbell family of Asbury, Alabama.


    Memory Hill Cemetery
    Albertville, Marshall County, Alabama
    Politicians buried here:
      Thomas Edgar Orr — also known as Thomas E. Orr — of Albertville, Marshall County, Ala. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1916, 1936 (alternate). Interment at Memory Hill Cemetery.


    Asbury Methodist Church Cemetery
    Near Albertville, Marshall County, Alabama
    Politicians buried here:
      Thomas Euclid Rains, Sr. (c.1921-2000) — also known as T. Euclid Rains — of Alabama. Born about 1921. Broom manufacturer; member of Alabama state house of representatives 26th District, 1979-91. Methodist. Member, Lions. Became blind when he lost both eyes in an accident with a pair scissors as a boy. He was the only totally blind baseball coach in Little League history. Killed in an automobile accident, when the car in which he was a passenger went off a bridge in heavy rain, near Geraldine, Marshall County, Ala., August 27, 2000 (age about 79 years). Interment at Asbury Methodist Church Cemetery.


    City Cemetery
    Guntersville, Marshall County, Alabama
    Politicians buried here:
      Joe Starnes (1895-1962) — of Guntersville, Marshall County, Ala. Born in Guntersville, Marshall County, Ala., March 31, 1895. Democrat. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; U.S. Representative from Alabama 5th District, 1935-45; colonel in the U.S. Army during World War II. Had a history of heart trouble; collapsed in his chair after making an impassioned speech to the Interstate Commerce Commission, and died in the infirmary a few minutes later, in Washington, D.C., January 9, 1962 (age 66 years, 284 days). Interment at City Cemetery.
      See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page


    Guntersville City Cemetery
    Guntersville, Marshall County, Alabama
    Politicians buried here:
      Charles Brents Kennamer (1874-1955) — also known as Charles B. Kennamer — of Guntersville, Marshall County, Ala. Born November 25, 1874. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Alabama, 1912 (alternate), 1916 (member, Credentials Committee), 1920, 1924, 1928; candidate for U.S. Representative from Alabama 7th District, 1920; U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Alabama, 1922-31. Died June 3, 1955 (age 80 years, 190 days). Interment at Guntersville City Cemetery.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial
      Birdie Hooper Kennamer (1889-1968) — of Guntersville, Marshall County, Ala. Born February 12, 1889. Republican. Member of Republican National Committee from Alabama, 1924-32. Female. Died April 18, 1968 (age 79 years, 66 days). Interment at Guntersville City Cemetery.
      See also Find-A-Grave memorial


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