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Mary Catherine (Davis) Dunn, my GGGGrandmother. The wife of Winton Dunn. Granny Dunn Cemetery was named for her.

Mary Catherine (Davis) Dunn, my GGGGrandmother. The wife of Winton Dunn. Granny Dunn Cemetery was named for her.

We love this helpful graphic to understand what tombstone symbols represent.  Credit: http://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/a-graphic-guide-to-cemetery-symbolism

A Graphic Guide to Cemetery Symbolism

equinoxparanormal: “A Graphic Guide to Cemetery Symbolism To convey the lives of the people buried beneath them, and the expectations for what comes after death, symbolism has long been part of tombstones. Below is our guide to some of the most.

Escape to the Silent Cities: Cemetery Art - Article For The Graveyard Rabbit Journal

Escape to the Silent Cities: Cemetery Art - Article For The Graveyard Rabbit Journal ((I needed to pin this, it's so beautifully touching! At first I thought it was Angel wings holding the baby.

I always thought this was just called "weird." Now I can tell people, "I'm a taphophile."

taphophilia (n.) passion and enjoyment for cemeteries. Often practices involve graveyard photography and/or art, epitaphs, interests in (famous) deaths, gravestone rubbing.

Kitten found outside the priests' entrance who spent the next 15 years as 'Church Cat'.

The Church Cat! A kitten that was found outside the priests' entrance spent the next 15 years as "Church Cat." The cat was recalled by blind organist Alfred Hollins.

Sculpture in Warsaw Cemetery

Guardian Angel statue that guards the Garden of Eden. Sculpted by Roman Stanczac. Located at the Brodno Sculpture park in Warsaw, Poland.

A picture of a boy & his dog on a tombstone in Mount Carmel Cemetery

A picture of a boy & his dog on a tombstone in Mount Carmel Cemetery, Ridgewood, New York

Sleeping Angel Memorial Garden Statue Ecclesiastes 3:1-8 There is a Season for Everything There is a season for everything, a time for every occupation under heaven. A time for giving birth, A time fo                                                                                                                                                                                 More

Sleeping Angel Memorial Garden Statue