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  • Popular neighborhoods in New Orleans include: French Quarter, New Orleans Central Business District, Central City, East Riverside, Garden District, Irish Channel, Lower Garden District, Milan, St. Thomas Development, Touro, Audubon, Black Pearl, Broadmoor, Dixon, East Carrollton, Freret, Hollygrove, Leonidas, Fontainebleau, and Uptown.
  • New Orleans is also known as: The Big Easy, The City That Care Forgot, The Crescent City, Nouvelle Orléans, and Orleans Parish / New Orleans city.
  • Their current mayor is Mayor Mitch Landrieu, who took office November 28th, 2017.

Facts

  • New Orleans has been featured in films like: Albino Alligator (1997), Angel Heart (1987), Belle of the Nineties (1934), and Double Jeopardy (1999).
  • Some of the notable people born here have been: Traci Adell (model and actor), , Neferteri Shepherd (actor and model), Avery Johnson (basketball player and coach), Cate Tiernan (novelist and writer), Patricia Clarkson (actor), Reese Witherspoon (actor and film producer), and Philip Bolden (actor and child actor).
  • New Orleans is home to the following sports teams: New Orleans Saints, New Orleans Pelicans, and New Orleans Privateers men's basketball.

History

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New Orleans is known for its rich cultural heritage, architectural style, iconic food, the colorful Mardi Gras festival, but also its 31 historical cemeteries. With Spanish and French inspired ornately crafted above ground tombs and crypts, New Orleans embraces their cultural heritage in every aspect of their city.

The official website for the city of New Orleans is http://www.nola.gov.

There are currently 14 cemetery listings for the city of New Orleans, Louisiana. Looking for New Orleans funeral homes?

New Orleans Obituaries

It was revealed on November 26th, 2017 that John C Lands perished in St Petersburg, Florida.  Lands was 71 years old and was born in New Orleans, LA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor John C's life.

It was reported by Statesville Landmark on November 18th, 2017 that Darryl Hutchins passed away in Charlotte, North Carolina.  Hutchins was 63 years old and was born in New Orleans, LA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Darryl's life.

It was reported by Texarkana Gazette on November 9th, 2017 that Jeannette Ann Farmer (Savage) perished in Atlanta, Texas.  Ms. Farmer was 61 years old and was born in New Orleans, LA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Jeannette Ann's life.

It was disclosed on November 8th, 2017 that John Wymdon Canter passed on in Bristol, Tennessee.  Canter was 46 years old and was born in New Orleans, LA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor John Wymdon's life.

It was noted on November 5th, 2017 that Frank Smythe Jr McCoy passed away in Apollo Beach, Florida.  McCoy was 70 years old and was born in New Orleans, LA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Frank Smythe Jr's life.

It was noted by Orange County Register on November 2nd, 2017 that Thomas Jefferson Coker passed on in Placentia, California.  Coker was 89 years old and was born in New Orleans, LA.  Send flowers to express your sorrow and honor Thomas Jefferson's life.

It was written by The Roanoke Times & World News on October 29th, 2017 that Timothy James Boylan perished in Boones Mill, Virginia.  Boylan was 66 years old and was born in New Orleans, LA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Timothy James's life.

It was revealed by The Commercial Appeal on October 26th, 2017 that William Newton Baxter died in Memphis, Tennessee.  Baxter was 77 years old and was born in New Orleans, LA.  Send flowers to share your condolences and honor William Newton's life.

It was reported on October 24th, 2017 that John J Hoesley perished in Iowa City, Iowa.  Hoesley was 74 years old and was born in New Orleans, LA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor John J's life.

It was disclosed on October 16th, 2017 that Ian Michael Caffrey perished in New Orleans, Louisiana.  Caffrey was 58 years old and was born in San Francisco, CA.  Send flowers to express your sympathy and honor Ian Michael's life.

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Cemeteries in New Orleans

Save Our Cemeteries

Save Our Cemeteries began in 1974 in response to a the potential destruction of the wall vaults of St. Louis Cemetery No. 2.Today, the non-profit organization is dedicated to the preservation of the 31 historic cemeteries of New Orleans.

Honaker Funeral Home

In 1970, the opportunity came about to purchase Forest Lawn Cemetery in Slidell and with Fred and Percy's experience in funeral service management she agreed that was the direction the Honaker family would take.

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Greenwood Cemetery & Mausoleum
5200 Canal Blvd
New Orleans, LA 70184
Greenwood Cemetery & Mslm
120 City Park Ave
New Orleans, LA 70179
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Hebrew Rest Cemetery
2100 Pelopidas St
New Orleans, LA 70122
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Lincoln Cemetery Lot Sales
10400 Old Gentilly Rd
New Orleans, LA 70187
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Masonic Temple Cemetery
400 City Park Ave
New Orleans, LA 70179
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Saint Louis Cemeteries
143 City Park Ave
New Orleans, LA 70179
Saint Louis Cemetery Number One
3421 Esplanade Ave
New Orleans, LA 70179
Save Our Cemeteries
501 Basin St
New Orleans, LA 70112
St John Cemetery Crematory
4841 Canal St
New Orleans, LA 70179
St Patrick Cemeteries
143 City Park Ave
New Orleans, LA 70179
St Roch Cemeteries
1725 Saint Roch Ave
New Orleans, LA 70116
St Vincent DE Paul Cemeteries
1401 Louisa St
New Orleans, LA 70117

Nearby Cemeteries for New Orleans

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Cemetery Board
3445 N Causeway Blvd Ste 700
Metairie, LA 70011
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Honaker Funeral Home
1751 Gause Blvd W
Slidell, LA 70460
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Providence Park Cemetery
8200 Airline Dr
Metairie, LA 70003
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St Charles Cemetery
Paul Maillard Rd
Luling, LA 70070
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Westlawn Cemeteries Incorporated
1225 Whitney Ave
Gretna, LA 70053

New Orleans Cemetery News

Those who seek the paranormal are convinced LA is a real, live ghost town
Compared to New Orleans, Gettysburg or Salem, Mass., Los Angeles may seem ghost-lite. But locals who seek a chilling brush with ectoplasm - or just like a good ghost story - swear there's no place as haunted as L.A. Its canyons and cemeteries, its ancient ...
http://www.mercurynews.com/california/ci_16472094

The living and dead come together for candlelight ceremonies in La. cemeteries
LACOMBE, La. | Across a mowed field of stubble ... In Lacombe, a town of 5,000 about 20 miles north of New Orleans, at least a half dozen cemeteries along the main highway or on the bayou, are scenes of All Saints Day activities. In addition to cleaning ...
http://www.tuscaloosanews.com/article/20101106/NEWS/101109778/1005?Title=The-living-and-dead-come-together-for-candlelight-ceremonies-in-La-cemeteries

Young and the Restless shoots in New Orleans
NEW ORLEANS, LA (WAFB) - The cast of "The Young and the Restless" has ... Shannon Abbot to join the procession and follow it all the way to the cemetery for a climactic. Or not. That part is a secret too. "I'm like a kid in a candy store," said Mayor Kip ...
http://www.wafb.com/Global/story.asp?S=13448965

New Orleans Area Events: JPAS Gala, La Boheme, Feast For The Stars
LA BOHEME is directed by SEBASTIANO SALVATO (Rome, Italy) with chorus master DONNA CLAVIJO and the JPAS Symphony Orchestra conducted by Maestro DENNIS G. ASSAF. ~ Tulane University's Dixon Hall, 6329 Freret St in New Orleans- 7:30 p.m. Lady Rose ...
http://www.bayoubuzz.com/buzz/latest-buzz/88929-new-orleans-area-events-jpas-gala-la-boheme-feast-for-the-stars-

William Francis (Billy) Bloemer Jr.
William was a native and lifelong resident of New Orleans, LA and a graduate of Archbishop Rummel High School ... 00 P.M. Interment will follow in Greenwood Cemetery. Guest book may be signed on line at www.schoencanalstreet.com
http://obits.nola.com/obituaries/nola/obituary.aspx?n=william-francis-bloemer-billy&pid=146444900&fhid=4708

Louis P. Adams Jr.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend the Visitation and Funeral Mass at Jacob Schoen and Son Funeral Home, 3827 Canal Street, New Orleans, LA 70119, on Monday ... Honors will follow in St. Louis #3 Cemetery.
http://obits.nola.com/obituaries/nola/obituary.aspx?n=louis-p-adams&pid=146434144&fhid=4708

Lafayette Cemetery Research Project - New Orleans, LA
Lafayette Cemetery Research Project New Orleans, Louisiana Lafayette Cemetery No. 1 Friends Of Lafayette Cemetery Lafayette Cemetery New Orleans Cemeteries ...
http://lafayettecemetery.org/

Lafayette Cemetery in New Orleans, LA on Yahoo! Local
Lafayette Cemetery in New Orleans, LA on Yahoo! Local Get Ratings & Reviews on Lafayette Cemetery with Photos, Maps, Driving Directions and more.
http://local.yahoo.com/results?stx=Lafayette Cemetery&csz=New Orleans, LA

Cemeteries - New Orleans, LA - NOLA.com
Find Cemeteries local business listings in & near New Orleans, Louisiana. Get Cemeteries business addresses, phone numbers, driving directions, maps, reviews and more
http://businessfinder.nola.com/LA-New-Orleans/Cemeteries

New Orleans Cemetery Tours
New Orleans companies offering cemetery tours of St. Louis Cemetery, Lafayette Cemetery and more
http://www.neworleansonline.com/neworleans/tours/cemeterytours.html

SAINT LOUIS CEMETERY NUMBER 1 HAUNTED NEW ORLEANS TOURS
NEW ORLEANS, GHOST CEMETERY, CEMETERIES LOUISIANA , HAUNTED CEMETERY WARNING
http://www.hauntedneworleanstours.com/cemeteries/stlouis1/

Saint Louis Cemetery - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Saint Louis Cemetery is the name of three Roman Catholic cemeteries in New Orleans, Louisiana. ... Died in New Orleans, Orleans Parish, La., March 26, 1870. ...
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saint_Louis_Cemetery

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