Auburn Obituaries

Local obituary notices in Auburn, AL

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  • Yesterday | via WSFA-TV Montgomery 

    Jakell Mitchell laid to rest in Opelika

    Jakell Mitchell, the 18-year-old Auburn football player who was shot and killed on Dec. 14, was laid to rest on Saturday in Opelika. His friends, family, and community are still struggling, trying to figure out why this happened to one of their own.


  • Monday Dec 15 | via Alabama Live 

    Funeral arrangements set for Jakell Mitchell

    Opelika High School football player and Auburn signee Jakell Mitchell puts on his Auburn hat Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014, during a National Signing Day ceremony in Opelika, Ala. Mitchell's funeral will be held at noon on Saturday at Greater Peace Baptist Church at 650 Jeter Avenue in Opelika.


  • Monday Dec 15 | via WALB-TV Albany 

    Vigil to be held for Auburn Football player Jakell M...

    Friends and family are holding a candlelight vigil for Auburn freshman shot and killed at an Auburn apartment complex early Sunday morning. The vigil is being held for Mitchell on Monday at 6 p.m., downtown Opelika at the fountain.


  • Sunday Dec 14 | via 

    Sports World Mourns Loss Of Auburn RB Jakell Mitchell

    Auburn, Alabama awoke to very sad news on Sunday morning. Redshirt freshman running back Jakell Mitchell was shot and killed outside of an apartment not far from campus.


  • Sunday Dec 14 | via WSET-TV Lynchburg 

    Auburn redshirt freshman Jakell Mitchell shot and ki...

    According to the Lee County Coroners office t?he incident occurred at a residence i... . Auburn Police investigate a shooting at the Tiger Lodge apartments in Auburn, Ala., early Sunday morning, Dec. 14, 2014.


  • Sunday Dec 14 | via The Charlotte Observer 

    Girlfriend: Mitchell in argument before shooting

    Auburn football player Jakell Mitchell's car is towed away from the scene of a fatal shooting at Tiger Lodge apartments on Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014 in Auburn, Ala. Mitchell was fatally shot early Sunday at the off-campus apartment complex where two former football players and another person man were shot and killed in 2012.


  • Monday Dec 8 | via The Trussville Tribune 

    Hope Elise Johnson

    Hope Elise Johnson was received into the loving arms of her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on December 4, 2014 in Auburn, AL at the age of 20. Hope is survived by her parents, Susan and Cortney, and her sister Lacey of Trussville; her brother Logan, sister-in-law Natalie, and her precious niece Leighton of Auburn; her grandparents Betty and James Gilbert of Trussville; W.A. Johnson of Pinson and Peggy Elkins of Chattanooga; as well as a host of aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends. She is also survived by her boyfriend Griffin Wright of Trussville.


  • Wednesday Nov 26 | via KFVS12 

    Person arrested in shooting that killed Auburn footb...

    The Auburn Police Department have arrested a suspect in connection to the shooting death of a freshman Auburn football player. Auburn Police say that 22-year-old Markale Hart of Camp Hill, AL has been arrested and charged in connection to the shooting death of Jakell Lenard Mitchell.