• Popular neighborhoods in Memphis include: Berclair, Central Gardens, Cooper-Young, Frayser, Harbor Town, Hickory Hill, High Point Terrace, Chickasaw Gardens, Douglas, Eads, Evergreen, and Fisherville.

  • Memphis is also known as: Shelby County / Memphis city.

  • Their current mayor is Mayor A C Wharton, who took office October 26th, 2009.

  • Memphis tourist attractions include: Graceland, Pink Palace Museum and Planetarium, Memphis Zoo, Beale Street, and Memphis Brooks Museum of Art.


  • 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), Lisa Marie Presley (singer-songwriter), Shannen Doherty (actor and author), and Cybill Shepherd (singer and model).

  • Obituaries for residents might be found in these newspapers: The Commercial Appeal, Memphis Flyer, and La Prensa Latina.

  • Memphis is home to the following sports teams: Memphis Grizzlies and Memphis Tigers men's basketball.


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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.

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Memphis Obituaries

It was written by Texarkana Gazette on June 8th, 2016 that Betty "Jo" Wilhite passed away 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 noted by The Herald on May 26th, 2016 that James Jason Fulghlum perished 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 reported by Providence Journal on April 25th, 2016 that Jean Penny Debisschop (McOrmond) passed away 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 revealed 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 express your sympathy and honor Erma Lee's life.

It was written 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 express your sorrow and honor William Harold Jr "Bill"'s life.

It was reported by Tampa Tribune on April 8th, 2016 that John Howard Chapman perished in Wesley Chapel, Florida.  Chapman was 55 years old and was born in Memphis, TN.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor John Howard's life.

It was revealed on March 7th, 2016 that John Michael "Jack" Connolly died in Memphis, Tennessee.  Connolly was 86 years old and was born in Chicago, IL.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor John Michael "Jack"'s life.

It was noted by Peoria Journal Star on February 3rd, 2016 that Henry N Moore passed away in Peoria, Illinois.  Moore was 73 years old and was born in Memphis, TN.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Henry N's life.

It was revealed on January 28th, 2016 that Virginia Williams died in Memphis, Tennessee.  Williams was 51 years old.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Virginia's life.

It was revealed by Peoria Journal Star on January 24th, 2016 that John S Jr Malinak passed on in Athens, Illinois.  Malinak was 65 years old and was born in Memphis, TN.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor John S Jr'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...

Catholic Cemeteries of Memphis
1663 Elvis Presley Blvd
Memphis, TN 38136
County Cemetery
8340 Ellis Rd
Memphis, TN 38133
Elmwood Cemetery
824 S Dudley St
Memphis, TN 38126
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
Mt Carmel Hollywood Cemeteries
2012 Hernando Rd
Memphis, TN 38136
New Park Cemetery Incorporated
4536 Horn Lake Rd
Memphis, TN 38109
US Memphis National Cemetery
3568 Townes Ave
Memphis, TN 38108

Memphis Cemetery News

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State briefs: Nov. 8
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