During the decades that the cemetery was active, parts of the land were sold off and 3 separate but adjacent cemeteries were established: the Stanley, Moke, and Fulkerson Cemeteries. After the s, neglect and vandalism took their toll on the cemetery through years of unclear ownership and sporadic maintenance.
Making national news, the cemetery was the site of a famous lynching in All of Santa Rosa is going to finally know who is buried here. Former newspaperman Alan Lemmon, who died in , likes to haunt those who come too close to his grave.
III: Epitaphs. Meanwhile, every Tuesday and Thursday, the Tombstone Trio gathers around 9 a. For well over a century it has been chosen as a final resting place, and place of memorial, for area residents and families. It will never change ownership and will continue to provide interment services well into the future, with continued maintenance secured through endowment funding.
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Gold Gray 1. Green Honey Lavender Lime 3. Mauve 2. Orange They formed as a nonsectarian, nonprofit association, with lot ownership the only requirement for membership in the association. The association was eventually to be governed by a board elected by the lot-holders. The Santa Barbara Cemetery would begin as a town cemetery, fulfilling a direct community need, proceeding with neither aesthetic considerations, a profit motive, nor much attention to longevity.
Although the rural cemetery movement had been in full swing for thirty-five years and lawn parks had been around for more than a decade, the board either failed to preserve records or, more likely, did not create them.
They developed the property slowly, fitfully, and inadequately.Flowers For Cemeteries, Inc. provides quality silk cemetery flowers and Sympathy Silks funeral flowers that are specifically designed for the cemetery and the funeral home. Our catalog of products includes arrangements designed for the cemetery vases, monuments and tombstones, mausoleum, and niche.