Cherokee Cemetery in Cherokee Alabama

Address and phone number for Cherokee Cemetery, a Cemetery, at U.s. 72, Cherokee AL.


Name
Cherokee Cemetery
Address
7060 U.s. 72, Cherokee, Alabama, 35616
Phone
256-359-6147

About the Cherokee Cemetery

The Cherokee Cemetery, located in Cherokee, AL, is a burial ground that offers funeral and burial services. The Cemetery provides information about their funeral and burial policies, burial records, plot records, and other Cherokee Cemetery records.

Interested parties may contact the Cemetery for questions about:
  • Information about funerals and burials
  • Cherokee burial records
  • Gravesite history
  • Hours of operation
  • AL Cemetery policies
Cherokee Burial Records

Cherokee burial records, which are of interest to genealogists and family researchers, are available as public records. These records contain information about the death date, the burial date, any services performed in a Cherokee Cemetery, and payment records. Burial records may also list birth information, marriage information, and family members buried in Cherokee or in Colbert County. Cremation records contain similar information, such as internment information, death records, and Cemetery deeds.

Cherokee Cemetery Burial Policies

Cherokee Cemetery provides information about its burial policies, including any restrictions on access. Some Cemetery operating guidelines, for instance, limit access to burial sites. Burial policies also include information on receiving a burial permit, options for funeral services, locating graves in Colbert County, and information about plot records and maps.

Gravesite History

Many Cemeteries provide gravesite history records, which can include information on Cemetery deeds, sales or transfers of the deed, and the location, size, and dimension of the plot. Some records include headstone images and links to nearby family burial sites. These Cemetery records may also contain tombstone inscriptions, information about the burial permit, and funeral records. Contact the Cemetery's main office to learn more about their gravesite history documents.

Cemetery Operations

Cherokee Cemetery provides information on its policies, hours, and rules, including how to obtain Cemetery records, plot records, and Cemetery papers which can include death certificates. Some Cemeteries in Cherokee or Colbert County limit gravesite visits to certain hours or post restrictions on grave decorations. Cherokee Cemetery also provides information about burial fees and any maintenance fees. The licensing and operation of Cemeteries, including Public Cemeteries and Private Cemeteries, is regulated by Alabama State, which applies to most Cemeteries in Alabama.

Cemeteries in Alabama

Alabama houses both private, public, and military Cemeteries. These Cemeteries serve different religious or cultural communities, which may restrict access to the facility. While Public Cemeteries in Cherokee are available to the general public, Cherokee Private Cemeteries restrict access based on family, religious affiliation, ethnicity, or another factor. Military Cemeteries in Alabama typically bury veterans or others who have served in the armed forces. Family members of veterans may also qualify for burial in Cherokee or Alabama Military Cemeteries. The Cemetery's main office may be able to provide additional resources on Cemeteries in Alabama.

Contact the Cherokee Cemetery

You may contact the Cherokee Cemetery by calling 256-359-6147, or by addressing inquiries to the office mailing address: Cherokee Cemetery, 7060 U.s. 72, Cherokee, Alabama, 35616.


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