Alvin Awtrey, age 85 of Pinson, AL passed away on September 11, 2019. He and his family moved to Birmingham in 1964 from West Columbia, SC. He was a lifelong Lutheran spending 55 years at Faith Lutheran Church in Clay. He is preceded in death by his daughter, Sheree Allred. He is survived by his wife of 65 years, Janet Awtrey; children, Robbie Breaux(Chuck) and Tim Awtrey (Terrie); siblings, Mary Hamson, John Martin Awtrey (Claire) and Judith Harris (Clyde); grandchildren, Paul Breaux, Audrey Miller, Jonathan Awtrey (Chad Cleary), Sean Breaux(Kim), Kristen Smith (Adam), and Erin Henson (Jonathan); great grandchildren, Aeris Svoboda, Zane Svoboda and Elizabeth Rose Henson. Visitation will be on Tuesday, September 17, 2019 from 10 AM to 11 AM at Faith Lutheran Church. Memorial services will follow at 11 AM at the church. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Faith Lutheran Church Memorial Fund.