Places

  • Popular neighborhoods in Memphis include: Berclair, Central Gardens, Chickasaw Gardens, Cooper-Young, Douglas, Eads, Evergreen, Fisherville, Frayser, Harbor Town, Hickory Hill, High Point Terrace, Hollywood, Hyde Park, Lenox, Mud Island, Normal Station, Nutbush, Orange Mound, and Raleigh.
  • Memphis is also known as: Shelby County / Memphis city.
  • Their current mayor is Mayor A C Wharton, who took office February 24th, 2017.

Facts

  • Memphis has been featured in films like: Black Snake Moan (2006), The Watermelon (2008), and A Fine Step (2011).
  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Michael A. Baker (astronaut), Chris Parnell (actor and comedian), Ben Browder (actor and screenwriter), Kali Rocha (actor and voice actor), Chris Bell (singer and musician), Vicellous Reon Shannon (actor), and Lisa Marie Presley (singer-songwriter).
  • Memphis is home to the following sports teams: Memphis Grizzlies and Memphis Tigers men's basketball.

History

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Conjuring music from blues, bluegrass, country and jazz, Memphis Tennessee is considered by some to share the title of musical capital of the US with its neighboring city. The second largest metropolitan area in Tennessee, Memphis is close to the confluence of the Mississippi and Wolf Rivers. Known as the Mid-South by media, Memphis is north of what most consider the South. The city of Memphis is located on top of four aquifers which sustain the more than half million residents.

The official website for the city of Memphis is http://www.memphistn.gov.

There are currently 10 cemetery listings for the city of Memphis, Tennessee. Looking for Memphis funeral homes?

Memphis Obituaries

It was reported by The Daily Herald on July 24th, 2016 that Zona Wons (Freeman) died in Mt Prospect, Illinois.  Ms. Wons was 82 years old and was born in Memphis, TN.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Zona's life.

It was reported by The News Tribune on July 10th, 2016 that Theresa "Resa" King (Townsend) perished in Washington.  Ms. King was 63 years old and was born in Memphis, TN.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Theresa "Resa"'s life.

It was noted on July 8th, 2016 that Mark Chapasko passed away in Dade City, Florida.  Chapasko was 55 years old and was born in Memphis, TN.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Mark's life.

It was reported on June 9th, 2016 that Edwin S "Biggie" Necaise passed on in Memphis, Tennessee.  Necaise was 79 years old.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Edwin S "Biggie"'s life.

It was reported by Texarkana Gazette on June 8th, 2016 that Betty "Jo" Wilhite passed on in Texarkana, Texas.  Wilhite was 84 years old and was born in Memphis, TN.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Betty "Jo"'s life.

It was disclosed by Texarkana Gazette on June 8th, 2016 that Betty "Jo" Wilhite passed on in Texarkana, Texas.  Wilhite was 84 years old and was born in Memphis, TN.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Betty "Jo"'s life.

It was disclosed by The Herald on May 26th, 2016 that James Jason Fulghlum passed away in Everett, Washington.  Fulghlum was 37 years old and was born in Memphis, TN.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor James Jason's life.

It was noted by Providence Journal on April 25th, 2016 that Jean Penny Debisschop (McOrmond) passed on in Bristol, Rhode Island.  Ms. Debisschop was 70 years old and was born in Memphis, TN.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Jean Penny's life.

It was disclosed by Peoria Journal Star on April 17th, 2016 that Erma Lee Covington (Brookins) passed on in Peoria, Illinois.  Ms. Covington was 69 years old and was born in Memphis, TN.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Erma Lee's life.

It was reported by San Diego Union-Tribune on April 16th, 2016 that William Harold Jr "Bill" Taylor perished in San Marcos, California.  Taylor was 68 years old and was born in Memphis, TN.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor William Harold Jr "Bill"'s life.

Cemeteries in Memphis

Elmwood Cemetery

Elmwood is a historic cemetery with available lots that provides a beautiful final resting place to families as it shares its history, art and nature with the community; this is our mission statement. Elmwood was established as part of the Rural...

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Catholic Cemeteries of Memphis
1663 Elvis Presley Blvd
Memphis, TN 38136
County Cemetery
8340 Ellis Rd
Memphis, TN 38133
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Elmwood Cemetery
824 S Dudley St
Memphis, TN 38126
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Forest Hill Cemeteries
1661 Elvis Presley Blvd
Memphis, TN 38106
Forest Hill Cemeteries & Funeral
2440 Whitten Rd
Memphis, TN 38029
Forest Hills Cemeteries
2545 E Holmes Rd
Memphis, TN 38671
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Mt Carmel Hollywood Cemeteries
2012 Hernando Rd
Memphis, TN 38136
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New Park Cemetery Incorporated
4536 Horn Lake Rd
Memphis, TN 38109
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US Memphis National Cemetery
3568 Townes Ave
Memphis, TN 38108

Nearby Cemeteries for Memphis

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Country Church Cemetery Association
4325 Windermere Dr
Nesbit, MS 38654
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Magnolia Cemetery
165 Poplar Acres Rd
Collierville, TN 38027
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Northridge Woodhaven Funeral Chapel & Cemetery
6755 Us Highway 51 N
Millington, TN 38053
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West Union Cemetery Incorporated
9056 Bass Rd
Millington, TN 38055

Memphis Cemetery News

Raleigh Cemetery a hotbed of activity
By comparison, Memphis' Elmwood Cemetery was founded in 1852 ... It was dedicated a historic site by the West Tennessee Historical Society in 1975 and in 1986 was deeded to the Raleigh Heritage Foundation, headed by former state representative Tim Joyce.
http://www.commercialappeal.com/news/2010/oct/30/raleigh-cemetery-a-hotbed-of-activity/

Willie Earl "Easy" Washington
(Kevin) Williams of Memphis, TN, Tiffany Washington of Natchez ... Rev. Keith Stewman, Officiating. Burial New Beginning Cemetery, Natchez, MS.
http://obits.nola.com/obituaries/nola/obituary.aspx?n=willie-earl-washington-easy&pid=146419853&fhid=4442

State briefs: Nov. 8
A Tennessee teacher who broke the world record ... the 65th anniversary of Brien's death, at Oak Hill Cemetery. Ex-notary sentenced for bribing clerks for tags MEMPHIS - A former notary public has been sentenced to two years in prison for bribing county ...
http://www.knoxnews.com/news/2010/nov/07/state-briefs-nov-8/

South Regional Member Exchange Digest for Nov. 6-8
TUPELO The traditional church cemetery is an image already fading into American ... Payton uses a diagram he's drawn to connect circuits in his industrial maintenance class at the Tennessee Technology Center at Jackson. The coursework is demanding for ...
http://www.nola.com/newsflash/index.ssf/story/south-regional-member-exchange-digest-for-nov/008e4c24f6754757b5665f7dafa38001

Cemetery - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A cemetery is a place in which dead bodies and cremated remains are buried. The term cemetery (from Greek : sleeping place) implies that the land ...
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cemetery

Cemetery Records Online - Search Cemeteries
An archive of cemetery records from tens of thousands of cemeteries across the world. Search for cemetery records, browse cemeteries, and contribute your ...
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Cemetery Lookup - Find A Grave - Millions of Cemetery Records and ...
Find A Grave currently contains information for over 300000 cemeteries in over 170 different countries. Find A Grave has at least a partial listing of ...
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xkcd: Cemetery
[[A person is in a cemetery, near a gravestone. Other people stand around staring.]] Person: Frankly, you deserve this. You KNEW I wanted a sans-serif font, ...
http://xkcd.com/736/

Elmwood Cemetery (Memphis, Tennessee) - Wikipedia, the free ...
Historic Elmwood Cemetery is the oldest active cemetery in Memphis, Tennessee. ... A classic example of a garden cemetery, it is notable for its park ...
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Elmwood_Cemetery_(Memphis,_Tennessee)

Memorial Park Cemetery (Memphis, Tennessee) - Wikipedia, the ...
Memorial Park Cemetery was founded in 1924 by E. Clovis Hinds on initial 54 acres (.22 km2).[2] It is located at 5668 Poplar Avenue in Memphis, Tennessee ...
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Memorial_Park_Cemetery_(Memphis,_Tennessee)

Cemeteries - Memphis National Cemetery - Burial and Memorial ...
Memphis National Cemetery - The VA National Cemetery Administration honors the military service of our Nation's veterans. We provide a dignified burial ...
http://www.cem.va.gov/CEM/cems/nchp/memphis.asp

Elmwood Cemetery in Memphis, Tennessee - Photos of Historic ...
A tour in photos through historic Elmwood Cemetery in Memphis, TN
http://memphis.about.com/od/walkingtours/ss/Elmwood.htm

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