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Oakwood Cemetery, Syracuse NY - Bottom reads:  In less than one revolving year, She was a Maid a Bride a Corpse. Adorned with every grace & possessing every personal charm & mental excellence. In her spring time she flew to that land where the wings of the Soul are unfurled. And now like a Star, beyond evenings cold dew looks radiently down on the tears of this world. This monument was erected to her memory  by her Husband, whom She loved.

Oakwood Cemetery, Syracuse NY - Bottom reads: In less than one revolving year…

Four-year-old Nadine Earles wanted a doll house for Christmas, but she died on Dec. 18, 1933. Her grieving parents had a doll house built around the grave with her toys and other personal belongings placed inside: dolls, stuffed animals, a tea set, her high chair and tricycle. Mom Alma was buried on the front lawn when she passed in 1981. Oakwood Cemetery, Lanett, Alabama.

Four-year-old Nadine Earles wanted a doll house for Christmas, but she died on Dec. Her grieving parents had a doll house built around the grave with her toys and other personal belongings.

Oakwood Cemetery, Waco, Texas A lot of our relatives are buried here. There is a lot of beautiful statues in this unique cemetery.

If instead of a gem, or even a flower, we should cast the gift of a loving thought into the heart of a friend, that would be giving as the angels give.

Oakwood Cemetery Sign

Oakwood Cemetery Sign

Historic Oakwood Cemetery (Paperback) (Bruce Miller & Robin Simonton)

Historic Oakwood Cemetery (Paperback) (Bruce Miller & Robin Simonton)

One of many Tiffany stained glass windows in the main chapel of the Oakwood Cemetery crematory is shown in this 2001 photo. (Times Union arc...

One of many Tiffany stained glass windows in the main chapel of the Oakwood Cemetery crematory is shown in this 2001 photo.

Oakwood Cemetery's Origins: Digging Up The Past

Historic Oakwood Cemetery was developed in the aftermath of the Civil War, when Raleigh had no place to bury fallen Confederate soldiers.

Soldiers' Monument (Oakwood Cemetery), Richmond, Va.. Click for full size.

Soldiers' Monument (Oakwood Cemetery), Richmond, Va.. Click for full size.

Commemorative Landscapes of North Carolina | CSS H.L. Hunley Submarine Memorial, Oakwood Cemetery, Raleigh, NC.  Crew member James A. Wicks was from North Carolina.  A part of the inscription reads, "Buried beneath this marker are partial sedimentary remains of those brave naval men taken from the sub when it was raised from the floor of the ocean August 8th, 2000".

Commemorative Landscapes of North Carolina | CSS H.L. Hunley Submarine Memorial, Oakwood Cemetery, Raleigh, NC. Crew member James A. Wicks was from North Carolina. A part of the inscription reads, "Buried beneath this marker are partial sedimentary remains of those brave naval men taken from the sub when it was raised from the floor of the ocean August 8th, 2000".

Oakwood Cemetery, Waco, Texas

Now I realize that I want a monument that's a sculpture of me- and I want it to have my tattoos on it.

The dollhouse grave of Nadine Earles in Lanett, Alabama

Dollhouse Graves

The Dollhouse Grave of Nadine Earles At just 4 years old, Nadine passed away shortly before Christmas in According to locals, Nadine wanted a dollhouse for Christmas that year.