Cemetery Rules

Rules & Regulations Policy

  • No admittance from dusk to dawn

  • Speed limit is 10 MPH

  • All dogs must be on a leash

  • Spring clean-up starts on the first Monday in March, weather permitting

  • The Cemetery is not liable for floral arrangements, baskets, stands or any decoration left at the graveside.

  • Grave decorations are allowed on top of monuments, in bronze, granite or monument vases only. No grave decorations are permitted on the ground from March 1st thru November 1st.  Flower vases can be purchased through the cemetery office

  • Flowers are permitted on the ground during holidays. All holiday decorations will be removed in one week
  • No hanging baskets, hooks, metal frames, glass, ceramic, resin or any such material that could break or cause harm to anyone is allowed.
  • Mowing, digging or planting on graves is not allowed
  • The cemetery management reserves the right to regulate and restrict the method of decorating lots and graves.
  • The cemetery management reserves the right to remove all damaged and faded decoration at their discretion.
  • Enjoy the cemetery setting and please be respectful of the space and those who enter

 

Rules & Regulations for Tombstones and Monuments Policy

  • Design must be approved by Board of Trustees

  • All monuments and markers must be made of granite or other natural material

  • Colors must meet existing cemetery standards

  • Monuments and markers must be a minimum of 8” thick with the base a minimum of 8” high

  • When defining area with some type of pillar etc.… must use granite or other natural material

  • When purchasing a private Mausoleum or Crypt must purchase a minimum of 4 to 6 spaces depending on design

  • If a bench is purchased it must be similar to the one that is at Joseph C Nate burial site

  • No digging or planting on cemetery grounds unless approved by Board of Trustees

 

Pet Cemetery Rules and Regulations Policy

  • Spaces are north and south, with the head towards the north

  • No casket is required

  • 2 pets per space, can be cremation

  • Flower vases can be purchased through the cemetery office

  • No grave decorations are permitted on the ground from March 1st thru November 1st

 

Holiday Closings

  • January 1 - New Year's Day
  • January 15 - Martin Luther King Jr. Day
  • Good Friday
  • July 4 - Independence Day
  • Labor Day
  • November 12 - Veteran's Day observed
  • Thanksgiving Day observed
  • Day after Thanksgiving holiday
  • December 24 - Christmas Eve 
  • December 25 - Christmas Day
  • December 31 - New Year's Eve

Come for a Visit

We welcome the public to visit and stroll the grounds, take in our beautiful scenery and learn of our rich history in our community.

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We are stewards of Evergreen Memorial Cemetery and exist to meet the expectations of the individuals and families that we have served in the past, while attracting and serving future clients.

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