Line of Duty Deaths
Firefighter Martin Boyles died of a heart attack while fighting a house fire on Choccolocco Street in January of 1972.
Sergeant Robert Hendricks was killed in an auto accident while responding to a call in October of 1978. The call ended up being a false alarm. Station #2 was named for Sgt. Hendricks when it opened in 1983.
Captain Lynn Elliott died of complications from lung cancer. Cancer has been added as a line of duty illness by the State of Alabama. Captain Elliott was also a Sergeant with the Anniston Fire Department. Captain Elliott died on June 18, 2005.
Non-Line of Duty Deaths
Gene Smallwood, Sr. Tom Davis Dewey Webb Kenneth Henson
1973 1973 1986 1991
Dennis Cox Greg Pettus David Morrison, Jr.
1995 2005 2010