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  • Woman buried alive by mistake, screams heard coming from underground after burial
    Woman buried alive: Screams from grave scramble cemetery staff to dig up coffin
    Cemetery workers and mourners at a cemetery panicked when they heard muffled screams and banging from inside a coffin that had just been put in the ground and covered with dirt. The coffin lay under six-feet of freshly packed dirt, but the frantic...
  • Travel to Yorba Linda from Anaheim to see the Pink Lady
    Anaheim's ghost hunters should take a drive to see the Pink Lady of Yorba Linda
    *Amanda has recently gotten a new job. Considering the nature of her last job, this is most likely a good thing. Only last month, she was managing a community in Yorba Linda. It had its ups and downs.The upside was that the members of the...
  • History returns from the dead in Harrodsburg, Ky.
    History returns from the dead in Harrodsburg, Ky.
    “Someone just walked over my grave.”At Spring Hill Cemetery in Harrodsburg, Ky., Kentucky’s oldest city, that’s an expression you may actually hear – and spoken by several folks now residing six feet under.During the...
  • A Statue of St. Mary holding Christ
    Calvary Cemetery and its lessons on life
    At the intersection of Newburg Road and Shady Lane sits one of Louisville’s most tranquil historic places: Calvary Cemetery – a stretch of two hundred acres partially bordered by the South Fork of Beargrass Creek. Calvary is the...
  • Mount Calvary Cemetery
    Four ways to enhance a Find A Grave Memorial
    Find A Grave Memorials can help those researching in your footsteps. Be sure they contain more than search just the birth and death dates. Enhance memorials by going the extra mile to research and adding:links to family members on Find A...
  • Marker
    Medal of Honor recipient buried in California dog park
    It almost sounds like something that would happen under Barack Obama's Veterans Administration. On Wednesday, Steve Schleder told Examiner.com that Army Private James Sumner, a veteran who received the Medal of Honor for gallantry in a cavalry...
  • Charlie Parker gravesite
    Where America's jazz greats are spending eternity
    We know from this article about the huge number of jazz greats buried in New York's Woodlawn Park Cemetery. But there are many other jazz greats beyond Woodlawn's beautiful grounds. Learn more about these amazing musicians below. Their...
  • Searching for the spirit of Robert Mondavi (and Chick Gandil) in St. Helena
    Searching for the spirit of Robert Mondavi (and Chick Gandil) in St. Helena
    The modern story of Napa Valley, the one that begins after World War II and leads to the boom days of today, is really the story of one man. That man is Robert Mondavi, and the best place to get a feel for his life and legacy is the landmark...
  • Only in New Orleans are cemeteries major tourist attractions
    Only in New Orleans are cemeteries major tourist attractions
    New Orleans, Louisiana is the only place in the world where cemeteries are major tourist attractions. In many parts of the world, the dead are buried six feet underground. However, because New Orleans is built on a swamp, the deceased have to be...
  • Document family members in nearby cemeteries
    Document family members buried in nearby cemeteries
    You may have already spent time visiting the local cemetery to search for family graves. Have you considered the possibility that family members could also be buried in neighboring cemeteries? The following tips will help you to make sure you are...
  • Cemetery Tour-Dallas Historical Society
    Cemetery Tour-Dallas Historical Society
    About once a year the Dallas Historical Society offers a Cemetery Tour with the Cemetery Lady, Frances James.James brims with tidbits and insights about not only the well-known citizens at rest in these historic cemeteries, but also knowledge...
  • Memorial Day at the PMMP
    The Spirit of Phoenix still lives on at PMMP and the cemeteries
    Many local Phoenix residents arrived in red, white and blue attire May 26, 2014 for the 31st Annual Memorial Day Remembrance Ceremony at the Pioneer & Military Memorial Park. The seven historic cemeteries are located at 14th Avenue and...
  • A Father's Day message
    A Father's Day Memory: Remembering and Honoring Your Dad, Word by Word
    Happy Father's Day. And a belated Happy Mother's Day, too.The Fifth Commandment commands us to 'Honor Thy Father and Thy Mother.' And so it shall be done. Not only according to Hallmark, but according to all the fortunate sons and...
  • Molai in front of shrine
    Grieving father sues cemetery in hopes of keeping his shrine to his late son
    The man’s grief for his lost son is as boundless as all outdoors. So say other mourners at Standing Rock Cemetery, in Kent, Ohio, is the shrine he has built over his son's grave. Some complained to the city, which owns the cemetery....
  • Raymond E. Mccann
    Raymond E. Mcann arrested for perjury in Jodi Christine Parrack cemetery murder
    Fox News 17 is reporting today that a former Constantine reserve officer has been arrested for perjury in connection with the unsolved death of 11-year-old Jodi Parrack in 2007. Constantine police officials say that Raymond Emmett McCann, a person...