Michael Fredrick Tyler

October 24, 2019

Michael Fredrick Tyler, age 67 of North Baggett Circle, Brewton, AL passed away October 20, 2019 at his residence. He was a long-time resident of Escambia County AL and of the Baptist faith. Michael was retired from the US Air Force after 20 years of service as a Technical Sergeant, Radar Specialist and Instructor. Michael was the Fire Chief of the Appleton Volunteer Fire Department for 20+ years and presiding President of the Escambia County Alabama Association of Volunteer Fire Departments for 10 years.

Michael loved working daily at the Fire Station, as well as working to refurbish old vehicles. He made it a practice of never sitting around and was well known to not quit talking… Mike and his wife/Safety Officer Ginny always had their saying of “Wheels Up” anytime they headed out for a Fire call or just to run an errand….

Wheels up Michael… You’ve earned your rest!
Love you always to the moon and back Ginny

Visitation will be held Thursday, October 24, 2019 from 6-8PM at the First Baptist Church of Brewton.

Funeral Services will be Friday, October 25, 2019 at 2PM at the First Baptist Church of Brewton.
Interment Services to be held at Weavers Cemetery in Appleton, AL immediately following the service with WILLIAMS MEMORIAL CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME OF BREWTON, ALABAMA DIRECTING.

Proceeded in death by:
Parents, John F Tyler and Charlotte Tyler and 1 Brother, Jack Tyler.

Michael is Survived by:
Wife, Ginny Tyler of Brewton, AL; 1 sister, Sharon Bunn of Brandon, MS; 1 Brother, Mark Tyler of Mesquite, TX; 3 Daughters, Jill Cibene of Long Beach, MS, Katina (Todd) Purvis of Brewton, AL and Tina Mouring of Pearl, MS; 2 Sons, John (Alicia) Tyler of Stafford, VA and David Tyler of Chicago, IL; 11- Grand Children, Amber Krutke of Kennesaw, GA, Morgan Purvis of Brewton, AL, Christian (Heather) Purvis of Brewton, AL, Devin Cibene of Long Beach, MS, Kristien Tyler of Tampa, FL, Ty Purvis of Brewton, AL, Cole Mouring of Gulfport, MS, Xander Cibene of Long Beach, MS, Ayden Tyler, Piper Tyler, Lilly Tyler of Stafford VA, 2 Great Grand Children, Brystol Purvis of Brewton AL & A.J. Purvis of Brewton, AL.

In Lieu of Flowers please make donations to the:
Appleton Volunteer Fire Department Tyler Memorial Fund
404 North Baggett Circle
Brewton, Alabama 36426


One Response to “Michael Fredrick Tyler”

  1. Shely Foster on October 25th, 2019 12:41 pm

    Thoughts, Prayers and Condolences to the family. Rest on Paradise

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