Here Are 9 Of The Most Intriguing Gravesites In Mississippi
By Daniella DiRienzo|Updated on December 15, 2022(Originally published December 10, 2022)
Though Daniella was born in New York and has lived in a couple of other states, Mississippi has been her home for more than 30 years. After graduating from the University of Southern Mississippi, Daniella began to hone her writing skills through various internships. In the years since, she’s had the privilege of having her articles appear in several publications, such as the Mississippi-based Parents & Kids Magazine. She’s also had the honor of interviewing actress Sela Ward for The Mississippi Arts and Entertainment Experience.
There are several cemeteries in Mississippi that date back a century or more. These historic burial grounds offer a unique glimpse into the past. However, every once in a while, among the antiquated tombstones, you’ll come across one that’s a bit different and sure to catch your attention. Exploring a graveyard is an interesting activity no matter what, but searching for a specific grave can feel like an adventure all of it’s own! From somewhat spooky to a little bizarre, here are nine of the most fascinating famous graves in Mississippi that you have to check out.
So, did you know about these famous graves in Mississippi? And which one are you the most fascinated by? Did we forget one of the strangest graves out there? Tell us in the comments section.
If you enjoy stories like this, be sure to check out our coverage of an intriguing Ghost Town Cemetery In Mississippi. While the ghost town in the article is well known, the cemetery in the woods beyond it is more of a secret, and you’re sure to grab the attention of your loved ones if you feel brave enough to visit and share the tale afterwards. And never fear, we are always on the lookout for more tales about creepy and haunted happenings in Mississippi for you to enjoy.
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