Angela Underwood


November 25, 1960 - February 4, 2021

Angela Underwood, daughter of the late Harold Underwood Sr. and Frankye Harper Underwood, was born Nov. 25, 1960, in Jasper, Alabama. She attended the public schools of Jasper and was a graduate of Walker High School. At an early age, she professed her faith in Jesus Christ and joined First Baptist Church, where she was a dedicated member.

Angela graduated from the University of Alabama with a degree in criminal justice and dedicated her life helping others in social services, most recently at the Jasper Housing Authority. She enjoyed watching movies, cheering on the Crimson Tide, reading, and enjoying different cuisine. As a result of her generous spirit and pleasant personality, she was loved by many. Her influence will forever remain in the lives of all who knew her.

She quietly departed this life Thursday, Feb. 4, 2021, in Houston, Texas.

She was preceded in death by her loving parents.

Her beautiful life will be cherished in the lives of her son, Michael Harold Underwood of Houston, Texas; partner, Lafayette Porter of Birmingham, Alabama; brothers, Harold Underwood, Jr of Houston, Texas and Randy Underwood of Kernersville, North Carolina; sister, Marie Underwood of East Orange, New Jersey; and a host of devoted aunts, nieces, nephew, cousins and friends.

Graveside services will be held Friday, Feb. 12, 2021, at 11 a.m. at Gay Reed Cemetery. The Rev. Alonzo Harper will officiate.

Collins-Burke Funeral Home, Jasper; 205-384-5571