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These 11 Historic Mississippi Cemeteries Are Absolutely Astounding

Mississippi is filled with a ton of historically significant sites and that includes cemeteries. Many of the state’s oldest cemeteries date back hundreds of years and undoubtedly have some interesting stories to tell. From the graves of soldiers to those of some of the state’s most prominent citizens, these historic Mississippi cemeteries are both interesting and astounding.

Have you visited any of these historic cemeteries? What others would yo add to this list?

Daniella DiRienzo
Even though she was born in New York, Daniella has lived in the south pretty much her entire life. The self-proclaimed southerner graduated from the University of Southern Mississippi in 2011. Since graduation, she has worked as a freelance writer for several websites and opened a clothing consignment shop in her town of Picayune, MS.