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City of Brunswick Cemetery Division

The Cemetery Division maintains three cemeteries in the City: Palmetto Cemetery, Greenwood Cemetery, and Oak Grove Cemetery. The Cemetery Office is located near the entrance to Selden Park on Ross Rd. Lots may be purchased through the office from 8:00 am till 4:00 pm Monday through Friday. The cemeteries are open from daylight to dusk seven days a week.

To purchase a cemetery lot bring in your check or money order (Cash is Not Accepted) to the Cemetery Office at 3412 Ross Rd. All checks should be made out to the City of Brunswick. Interested citizens may call the Cemetery Office at 912-267-5518 Monday - Friday from 8:00 am until 4:00 pm for more information.

Cemetery Division Manager:
Carolyn Blake
912.267.5518
E-Mail: cblake@cityofbrunswick-ga.gov

• Greenwood Cemetery
   3301 Newcastle Street, Brunswick

Greenwood Cemetery has a small number of spaces available for purchase only at the time of death. Spaces may not be purchased in advance. When one space is purchased the adjacent space may be purchased at the same time.

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Greenwood Cemetery Brunswick, GA
Greenwood Cemetery Brunswick, GA
Greenwood Cemetery
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• Historic Oak Grove Cemetery c. 1838
   1500 Mansfield Street, Brunswick

Oak Grove Cemetery was Brunswick's first public cemetery. Buried here is Capt Douglas Risley, the founder in 1867 of the city's first school for African Americans. Over 100 Confederate and Union soldiers are buried here as well.

• To Modify or Add to Your Lot:
Oak Grove Cemetery Brunswick, Georgia is designated a local historic site under the protection of the Brunswick Historic Preservation Board (BHPB). Plot owners who wish to make changes and/or additions to their plot must contact BHPB at Old City Hall, 1229 Newcastle St. Brunswick, GA 31520 to apply for a Certificate of Appropriateness (C.O.A.). Said application shall include detailed information regarding the changes requested. It shall be in the discretion of the BHPB to approve or reject any or all of the changes request in accordance with these guidelines.

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Historic Oak Grove Cemetery
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• Cemetery Lots for Sale - Oak Grove Cemetery Annex
The City of Brunswick now has 250 cemetery lots (4' X 12') for sale in the Historic Oak Grove Cemetery Annex. These lots will be sold on a "first come", "first served basis" (limited to 6 per customer) at $1000 each.

Vertical headstones are allowed, but must be inset 6" from the front, back and side edges of the lot. Headstones must be placed on a stone or concrete base that is level with the ground. No coping will be permitted. These lots may only be resold to the City of Brunswick for the original purchase amount.

To purchase your cemetery lot bring in your check or money order (Cash is Not Accepted) to the Cemetery Office at 3412 Ross Rd. All checks should be made out to the City of Brunswick. Interested citizens may call the Cemetery Office at 912-267-5518 if they have any questions.

• Palmetto Cemetery
   3412 Ross Road, Brunswick

Palmetto Cemetery has a small number of spaces available for purchase only at the time of death. Spaces may not be purchased in advance. When one space is purchased the adjacent space may be purchased at the same time.

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Palmetto Cemetery
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