No. Planting trees, shrubs or any minor landscaping at the cemetery is prohibited.
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Please refer to the City of Kilgore Cemetery Rules and Regulations (PDF).
All three cemeteries open at 8 a.m. and close at sundown.
Please email Brian Sanders with the City of Kilgore Cemetery Department at 903-988-4128 or for further assistance and detailed information in locating your loved one.
Please email Brian Sanders with the City of Kilgore Cemetery Department at 903-988-4128 or to pick out cemetery lots and availability.
The cost of the lot only covers the right to bury someone in the space purchased and does not include the open/close of grave or the cost of the lining. Open and close, and cost of lining is an itemized charge handled through the chosen funeral home.
Contingent upon seller's price (Please note these lots are for sale by owner and not handled by the City of Kilgore.)
There is no financing available for lots. All purchases of lots must be completed during the same day transaction.
No. Purchase of the lot only secures sepulture rights: a right to bury someone in the space purchased.
Yes. A metal or cement lining is required in all three cemeteries.
The base of the monument must not exceed the length of cemetery lot, which is approximately 5 feet.
Please contact the Cemetery Department at 903-988-4128.
Please refer to the section on benches in the City of Kilgore Cemetery Rules and Regulations (PDF).