A large piece of land for individuals to purchase their own private section to spend the rest of eternity, marked by a simple or elaborate stone displaying their time on earth. That’s probably the initial thought that comes to mind for people when it comes to a cemetery.
One family is buried over here, another over there. Mom and Dad are in a mausoleum, but Aunt Millie is in an older section outside in the ground. Some of the stones are ornate and tall, others are simple — flat, just a few inches off the ground.