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Juneteenth 2020

Posted by on Jun 19, 2020 in Events, News

In celebration of Juneteenth, the Descendants of Olivewood invite you to a Facebook Live tour of Olivewood Cemetery. Join us on Saturday, June 20, 2020 from 9:00am – 12:00pm. The cemetery is currently still closed to the public, but we hope you will join us for this virtual event!

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Memorial Day

Posted by on May 25, 2020 in News

Even though the cemetery is still closed, caretakers wish to honor the memory of those who served in the armed forces and are laid to rest in Olivewood. A photo gallery is available for viewing here.

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COVID-19 Update

Posted by on Mar 16, 2020 in Events, News

Due to the shelter in place order currently in effect, all events scheduled for Olivewood Cemetery have been canceled until further notice. This includes the regular clean-ups scheduled for 1st and 3rd Saturdays, as well as visits and tours. We appreciate your support of Olivewood and we look forward to welcoming back our visitors and volunteers soon.

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Headstone Preservation Workshop

Posted by on Jan 18, 2020 in Events, News

Descendants of Olivewood recently hosted a Headstone Preservation Workshop. The HOPE Crew from the National Trust for Historic Preservation completed several grave stone repairs at Olivewood Cemetery with additional support from Fund II FoundationD/2, and Olivewood volunteers.

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