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Obituary for MR. LINWOOD S. ERB

Jeffcoat Funeral Home
255 Friendship Road
Tallassee, AL 36078
Tel (334) 283-6801

Mr. Linwood S. Erb, a resident of Birmingham, Alabama, passed away on May 1, 2021 at the age of 76.

Funeral services will be held Tuesday, May 4, 2021 at 1:00PM from First United Methodist Church in Tallassee, AL with Pastor Clint McBroom officiating, burial will follow in Rose Hill Cemetery, Jeffcoat Funeral Home directing.

He is survived by his wife Margaret C. Erb; children, Staci E. Oliver, Scott Erb (Ashley), Stacey S. Tollison (Bobby), Brent C. Slay (Shae), Douglas A. Slay (Emily), Rebecca S. Edmondson (Thomas); grandchildren, Zachary Oliver, Lincoln Oliver, Lindan Oliver, Walker Oliver, Grayson Erb, Noah Erb, Lindy Erb, John David Tollison, James Douglas Tollison, Anna Claire Slay, Mason Slay, Emma Slay, Nicholas Slay, Payton Slay, Jacob Slay, Meg Edmondson, Mallory Edmondson.

He is preceded in death by his father, Oscar L. Erb and his mother, Mattie S. Erb; infant brother and his wife Linda O. Erb.

Mr. Erb was a Band Director in Marion, AL, Fitzgerald, GA, Elba AL, and Tallassee, AL. He graduated from Robert E. Lee High School and Troy State University.

Linwood served in the U.S. Navy and retired with the 151st Army National Guard Band. He is a charter member of the Southeastern Community Band in Troy, AL. and a member of First United Methodist Church.

The family will receive friends Monday, May 3, 2021 from 5:00PM until 7:00PM at Jeffcoat Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Troy University Band Alumni Scholarship, C/O Paige Fell, Treasurer, 128 Kentwood Way, Alabaster, AL, 35007.

For those who wish to attend, we strongly urge that you please follow CDC guidelines by wearing your mask and practice social distancing.

Jeffcoat Funeral Home Directing
Tallassee, Alabama

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5:00 PM 5/3/2021 5:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 5/3/2021 7:00:00 PM
Jeffcoat Funeral Home

255 Friendship Road
PO Box 780758
Tallassee, AL 36078

Jeffcoat Funeral Home
255 Friendship Road Tallassee 36078 AL
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First United Methodist Church

1 Jordan Ave.
PO Box 780147
Tallassee, AL 36078

First United Methodist Church
1 Jordan Ave. Tallassee 36078 AL
United States

Cemetery Details


Rose Hill Cemetery Final Resting Place

960 North Ann Ave.
Tallassee, AL 36078

960 North Ann Ave. Tallassee 36078 AL
United States

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