The Park Maintenance Division oversees the lawn care and maintenance of six (6) cemeteries in the City of Jackson. For more information about the cemeteries and availability contact Tiffiney Lea 601-960-1487.
|Cemeteries||Acreage||Number of Graves||First Burial||Availability|
|Cedarlawn||75.8||14,147||1877||Call for Availability|
|Elmwood||6.3||634||N/A||Call for Availability|
|Greenwood||18.8||2932||1821||Call for Availability|
|Lincoln||2||187||N/A||Call for Availability|
|Willow Park||7||2748||Early 1950s||Call for Availability|
Greenwood Cemetery is the final resting place of:
- 7 governors
- 14 mayors
- 8 judges (6 of whom where Supreme Court judges)
- 24 clergymen
- 6 Confederate generals
The purpose of this organization shall be to render support and assistance to the management and staff of Mynelle Gardens; to restore the gardens to the level of excellence originally visualized by Mrs. Hayward; to improve the quality of the cultural and social environment of our city through horticultural activities; and to develop programs at Mynelle Gardens with an educational purpose and to generate financial support for the gardens activities and development.
The Westbrook House which is located on the premises was recently renovated. During fall 2003, the city renovated the exterior of the Westbrook House. Currently, the city is in the process of restoring the interior as well.
|Mynelle Gardens General Admission Fee|
|Children (Ages 4-12)||$3.00|
|Mynelle Gardens Fees Schedule|
|Wedding Reception - (4 hour minimun)|
|Addtional Hourly Rate||$50.00|
|Summerhouse Pavilion & Wedding Lawn||$400.00|
|Wedding Lawn - (2 hours only)||$300.00|
|Annual Photographers Fee||$400.00|
|Photographers Onsite Visit||$25.00|