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District 3C.J. Small

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C. J. Small is the President of the Mobile City Council and is a native and resident of Mobile, AL. He is 1997 graduate of John S. Shaw High School and an active and dedicated member of the Mt. Sinai Missionary Baptist Church, where he serves as a Church Trustee, Sunday School Musician and Sunday School and Baptist Training Union Teachers. He received his Associates degree in Funeral Services from Gupton-Jones College in Atlanta, GA in 2000 and a Bachelor's degree in Human Resources from Faulkner University in Montgomery, AL in 2008.

He is the owner of Small's Mortuary & Cremations Services, serving the Alabama Gulf Coast with locations in Mobile, Theodore and Fairhope, AL. He is a member of the Alabama Funeral Director & Morticians Association where he is the District 1 Representative, a member of the National Funeral Directors & Morticians Association, serves as Secretary of the Epsilon Nu Delta Mortuary Fraternity, a member of the Mobile Area Chamber of Commerce, serves on the Board of Directors for Mobile Civic Center, City of Mobile Citizen's Budget & Finance Advisory Committee and Oakdale Community Service Club. He is a member of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc., where he was named 2011 'Kappa Man of the Year', a member of 100 Black Men of Greater Mobile and a member of the Mobile Area Mardi Gras Association where he was also King of the Mobile Area Mardi Gras Association in 2008. He is the Chaplain of the MLK Adult Mardi Gras Association, a Partner in Education with the Mobile Public School System and sponsors one of the largest toy drives in the City of Mobile during the Christmas holidays for less fortunate children.


Latest District 3 News

July 23rd, 2023
Councilman CJ Small Hosts Backpack Giveaway in District 3, July 23

MOBILE, AL – Councilman CJ Small will host the 2023 Back-to-School Backpack Giveaway on Sunday, July 23 at...

April 7th, 2023
District 3 Annual Easter Egg Hunt - April 8th

MOBILE, Ala. – Mobile City Council President CJ Small, District 3 will host the Annual Easter Egg Hunt on...

December 10th, 2021
A “Day in District 3” and “Parade of 3s” rescheduled

MOBILE, AL – A pair of events set to take place in District 3 on Saturday, December 11, have been rescheduled due...

April 21st, 2021
Mobile City Council will return to in-person meetings on April 27

MOBILE, Ala. – The Mobile City Council announced that weekly meetings will once again be held in-person beginning...

July 7th, 2020
Upcoming City Council Committee Meetings 

Mobile, AL – In the coming weeks, the City Council will hold meetings of the Public Services Committee and...