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Michael Pettway Superintendent


Did you know that when you turn off of Dallas Avenue onto King Street that Old Live Oak Cemetery is on the left side of the street and Live Oak Cemetery is on the right side of the street? Most people in Dallas County think both cemeteries are Old Live Oak.

Cemetery Fee Schedule

Sale of Lots Cost
New Live Oak Cemetery—————— $300.00 per space
Live Oak Cemetery———————— $300.00 per space
Old Live Oak Cemetery——————- $300.00 per space
Lorenzo Harrison Memorial Gardens — $250.00 per space

Burial Services Fees
Funeral (week days)———————- $300.00
Funeral (weekends & holidays) ——–  $500.00
Cremation (week days) —————–  $100.00
Cremation (weekends & holidays)—–  $200.00
Infants (week days)———————-  $100.00
Infants (weekends & holidays)———  $200.00

  • The Cemetery Department serves Selma and Dallas County. All services must begin before 3:00 pm. A late fee is charge for services starting after 3:00 pm.
  • All burials or other interments including services for created remains must be schedule with the Cemetery Superintendent twenty-four hours in advance of the service.
  • Citizens should contact the cemetery office for a complete list of all fees as well as cemetery rules and regulations.
  • Burial in New Live Oak and Live Oak Cemeteries( includes Old Live Oak) are available on Find A Grave at http://www.findagrave.com.

New Live Oak Cemetery


New Live Oak Cemetery
110 West Dallas Avenue
(334) 874-2160



Old Live Oak and Live Oak Cemeteries
Custodian: James Safford
300 Dallas Avenue
(334) 874-2161

Lorenzo Harrison Memorial Gardens (formerly Elmwood Cemetery)
Custodian: Vacant
802 South Race Street
(334) 874-2162

Office Hours: Monday- Thursday 8 a.m.- 4 p.m.
Friday 8 a.m.- 3:30 p.m.