The Most Chilling Graveyard In Mississippi Is Not For The Faint Of Heart
Throughout Mississippi, you’ll find notorious locales steeped in local lore – and Glenwood Cemetery is definitely one of them. Located in Yazoo City, the historic cemetery includes several significant gravesites, including one that belongs to an infamous witch who, according to legend, wreaked havoc on the city decades ago. Today, Glenwood Cemetery is open for touring, but its chilling past lives on. Take a look:
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Get a closer look at Yazoo City’s famous graveyard in the video below.
Visit Glenwood Cemetery at Potters Field Road in Yazoo City. For more information on the witch as well as guided tours, head to the Visit Yazoo website, call 800-381-0662, or e-mail [email protected].
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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