age 78, of Hueytown, AL , went home to be with her heavenly father on August 25, 2012. She was preceded in death by her husband, John E. Birmingham, Sr. of 54 years. As a woman of faith she was a member of Hueytown Baptist Church. She was a wonderful mother and will be remembered for her loving spirit. Survivors: two daughters, Teresa Atchison, Kathie Hopper (Benny); one son John E. Birmingham (Kathy); ten grandchildren and nine great grandchildren. Funeral services will be held at Patterson-Forest Grove Funeral Home Tuesday, August 28, 2012 at 2:00 P.M. with burial in Forest Grove Memorial Gardens. Rev. Jerry Watts officiating. Visitation will be held on Tuesday at 1:00 P.M. until service time.
Glenn & Joyce Franklin
We always enjoyed our time with Marinel at the '52 class reunions in Sulligent. She was a very sweet lady.