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.
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Have you visited any of these historic cemeteries? What others would yo add to this list?
Though Daniella was born in New York and has lived in a couple of other states, Mississippi has been her home for the past 25 years. After graduating from the University of Southern Mississippi, Daniella began to hone her writing skills through various internships, working for The Royal Obsession and Anatomie clothing. In the years since, she’s had the privilege of having her articles appear in several publications, such as Parents & Kids Magazine and Girl Meets Strong. She’s also had the honor of interviewing actress Sela Ward for The Mississippi Arts and Entertainment Experience.
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