• 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 25th, 2017.


  • 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.


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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 noted by Texarkana Gazette on July 12th, 2017 that James Dixon II Pearson passed away in Texarkana, Texas.  Pearson was 67 years old and was born in Memphis, TN.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor James Dixon II's life.

It was reported on June 30th, 2017 that May Nelle Wilcox-Shinn (Shinn) died in Pinellas Park, Florida.  Ms. Wilcox-Shinn was 88 years old and was born in Memphis, TN.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor May Nelle's life.

It was noted by Orange County Register on June 15th, 2017 that Mary Frances McKinney (Cotton) passed away in Mission Viejo, California.  Ms. McKinney was 86 years old and was born in Memphis, TN.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Mary Frances's life.

It was reported on June 12th, 2017 that Tom L Reese died in Memphis, Tennessee.  Reese was 87 years old and was born in Des Moines, IA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Tom L's life.

It was noted by Milwaukee Journal Sentinel on June 7th, 2017 that Julie Mae Fayne-Quezaire passed away in Wisconsin.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Julie Mae's life.

It was reported by Orlando Sentinel on June 1st, 2017 that Mary Carolyn Bistline (Stansell) perished in Lake Mary, Florida.  Ms. Bistline was 88 years old and was born in Memphis, TN.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Mary Carolyn's life.

It was disclosed by Chicago Tribune on May 27th, 2017 that Robert L Jr "Bob" Miller passed on in Illinois.  Miller was 78 years old and was born in Memphis, TN.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Robert L Jr "Bob"'s life.

It was reported on May 13th, 2017 that Jacoba J "Joann" Vanwerkhooven (Vanschaik) passed away in Memphis, Tennessee.  Ms. Vanwerkhooven was 96 years old and was born in Delft, .  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Jacoba J "Joann"'s life.

It was reported by The Daily Citizen on April 30th, 2017 that Pearl Louise Terry (Pitts) died in Russell, Arkansas.  Ms. Terry was 76 years old and was born in Memphis, TN.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Pearl Louise's life.

It was noted by Chicago Tribune on April 28th, 2017 that Mary Nell Cover passed on in Chicago, Illinois.  Cover was 78 years old and was born in Memphis, TN.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor Mary Nell'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

Nearby Cemeteries for Memphis

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

Willie Earl "Easy" Washington
(Kevin) Williams of Memphis, TN, Tiffany Washington of Natchez ... Rev. Keith Stewman, Officiating. Burial New Beginning Cemetery, Natchez, MS.

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 ...

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 ...

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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 ...

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Cemetery Lookup - Find A Grave - Millions of Cemetery Records and ...
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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 ...,_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 ...,_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 ...

Elmwood Cemetery in Memphis, Tennessee - Photos of Historic ...
A tour in photos through historic Elmwood Cemetery in Memphis, TN

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