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The City of Griffin owns and maintains 125 acres of cemetery which consists of Old Oak Hill Cemetery, Oak Hill Cemetery, Resthaven Cemetery and the Stonewall Confederate Cemetery. Griffin hosts a special military cemetery for veterans only in the interior of Oak Hill Cemetery. There is also a memorial park located across from the Stonewall Confederate Cemetery where an eternal flame and monuments line the park in honor of the veterans of every war.

The City of Griffin Cemetery offers the following services:

  • Grave Opening & Closing
  • Cemetery Lots
  • Perpetual Care
  • Mausoleum Openings
  • Cremation Burials
  • Columbarium Niches

City of Griffin Cemetery Rules and Regulations


Sherry Thaxton
Cemetery Superintendent
797 Memorial Dr.
Griffin,Georgia 30223
Ph: (770) 229-6410
Chris Walker Deputy Director


Cemetery Lot - Per Space  
City and County Pre-Need            $800.00
At-Need            $950.00
Non-County Residents          $1,200.00
Opening and Closing-Spalding Co.            $750.00
Weekends and Holidays*            $850.00
Non-County Residents            $850.00
Weekends and Holidays*            $950.00
Children            $400.00
Weekends and Holidays*            $600.00
Mausoleum Openings  
City and County Residents            $400.00
Weekends and Holidays*            $600.00
Non- County Residents            $550.00
Weekends and Holidays*            $750.00
City and County Residents            $350.00
Weekends and Holidays*            $500.00
Non-County Residents            $400.00
Weekends and Holidays*            $550.00
Foundation Fee  
Per Square Foot              $30.00
Veterans Cemetery  
Single Space            $500.00
Double-Depth Space            $900.00
*Weekdays Arrive After 3:00PM  
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Contact Numbers

Central Services: 770-229-6421
Customer Service: 770-229-6400
Environmental Hotline: 770-229-6625
Planning & Development: 770-233-4130
Police Department: 770-229-6450
Narcotics Tip Line: 678-692-0452
Public Works: 770-229-6603
For Power/Water Outages Call: 770-229-6425