Preserving, Restoring, Operating and Maintaining Olivewood Cemetery

Olivewood a Recognized UNESCO Site

Posted by on May 17, 2019 in Events, News

Olivewood Cemetery has now been recognized by UNESCO as a significant historic site of memory and has been added to their Slave Route Project, an international registry.

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Williams and Cook Honored by Texas Daughters of the American Revolution

Posted by on Mar 24, 2019 in News

This past week, Ms. Margott Williams and Mr. Charles Cook were honored by the Texas Daughters of the American Revolution for their hard work preserving Olivewood Cemetery.

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Olivewood Community Day

Posted by on Oct 22, 2018 in Events, News

Olivewood Cemetery will be open for Community Day on Saturday, October 27, 2018 from 9:00am to 3:00pm

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Refugee Scout’s Eagle Project captures ‘Spirit of Houston’

Posted by on Jul 20, 2018 in Events, News

Boy Scout Asher Joseph organized a huge clean-up at Olivewood Cemetery in preparation for the dedication of Lucy Farrow's headstone. Article by Thora Qaddumi.

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