Following our tour of the Poe parts of town (see Part 1), in Part 2 we search cemeteries for single words that say it all, y’all.
Moore Memorial Gardens Cemetery.
Mount Olivet Cemetery.
Oakwood Cemetery. Note that in 1914 the city hired a man named “Graves” as sexton of Pioneers Rest Cemetery.
Parker Memorial Cemetery in Grapevine.
Rose Hill Cemetery. (Oh, come on. Admit it: You’ve had the fantasy, right?)
And now a few words from cemeteries around the state (photos from Find A Grave):
Restland Memorial Park, Dallas County.
Fairmount Cemetery, Tom Green County.
Dumas Cemetery, Moore County.
Mission Burial Park South, Bexar County.
Even if you died rich, you still died. Zoar Lutheran Church Cemetery, Colorado County.
Bethlehem Baptist Church Cemetery, Marion County.
Rogers Cemetery, Bell County.
Tumlinson Cemetery, Atascosa County.
Cedar Grove Cemetery, Camp County.
Houston National Cemetery, Harris County.
Llano Cemetery, Randall County.
Oakland Cemetery, Dallas County.
New Braunfels Cemetery, Comal County.
As Hamlet said in his dying words:
Rose Hill Cemetery, Smith County.
Brookside Memorial Park, Harris County.
And now a few words from cemeteries out of state and even north of the border (photos from Find A Grave):
Oak Hill Cemetery, Carroll County, Missouri.
Unity Burial Ground, Fairfield County, Connecticut, and Echota Cemetery, Adair County, Oklahoma.
Old Middleton Cemetery, Montgomery County, Mississippi.
Hillside Cemetery, Fond du Lac County, Wisconsin.
Loudon Park Cemetery, Baltimore County, Maryland.
Greenwood Cemetery, Orange County, Florida.
Little Prairie Cemetery, Pemiscot County, Missouri.
Burr Oak Township Cemetery, St. Joseph County, Michigan.
Saint Mary’s Cemetery, Oneida County, New York.
South Lawn Memorial Cemetery, Pima County, Arizona.
Zion Hill AME Church Cemetery, Laurens County, Georgia.
Elmwood Cemetery, Winnipeg, Canada.
Grandview Cemetery, Cambria County, Pennsylvania.
Somerset Methodist Cemetery, Perry County, Ohio.
Berlin Cemetery, Camden County, New Jersey.
Culley’s MeadowWood Memorial Park, Leon County, Florida.
Forest Hill Cemetery, Jefferson County, Alabama.
Saint Joseph Cemetery, Licking County, Ohio; Mount Avon Cemetery, Oakland County, Michigan; Lakeview Cemetery, Ottawa County, Ohio.
And now, dearly beloved, let us say a few final words as we lay to rest the mortal remains of this blog post:
Long Prairie Cemetery, Delaware County, Oklahoma.
Cramp Cemetery, Muskogee County, Oklahoma.
Oak Hill Memorial Cemetery, Logan County, Arkansas.
Elmwood Cemetery, Linn County, Missouri.
Robinson Memorial Park, British Columbia, Canada; Summerville Cemetery, Union County, Oregon.