The Touching Story Behind Mississippi’s Most Peculiar Gravesite
Gravesites tend to be pretty uniform in appearance. But that’s not always the case – and the grave of 10-year-old Florence Irene Ford is proof. It was at the request of Florence’s mother that the peculiar gravesite was constructed. And though it may seem strange at first, her mother’s reason is actually quite touching. Take a look:
For more information on Natchez City Cemetery, call (601) 445-5051. You can also visit the cemetery’s website or Facebook page.
Address: 2 Cemetery Road, Natchez, MS, 39120
This isn’t the only intriguing gravesite in Mississippi. Read about another here.
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.
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