Cemeteries

Gravestones at Oaklawn Cemetery

​OAKLAWN CEMETERY

Oaklawn Cemetery was originally established as a private cemetery by J.J. Misenheimer. The first interment in Oaklawn took place in 1916. The City of Charlotte took over the operation of Oaklawn from the Hendrix family on November 1, 1956.​

Charges/ Services

 Effective July 1, 2021

SALE OF GRAVE/ NICHE SPACE

SALE OF GRAVE/ NICHE SPACE
COST
Adult Grave Space $1,400
Infant/Child up to 3 ft. Grave Space $600
Cremains In-Ground Space $1,000
Perpetual Care Charge
(one-time fee on all above sales) $210 Adult
$90 Infant/Child
$225 Cremains
50% Mausoleum

OPENING AND CLOSING FEES COST
Adult Weekdays $1,300
Weekdays after 3:30 p.m. $1,800
Saturdays $2,500
Sundays & Holidays $2,700
 

Infant/Child up to 3 ft.
Weekdays $400
Weekdays after 3:30 p.m. and Saturdays $600
  Sundays & Holidays
$800
Cremations (in-ground burial)
   
  Weekdays $700
  Weekdays after 3:30 p.m. $800
  Saturdays $1,100
  Sundays & Holidays $1,350
  Second Right of Interment $850
 

Disinterment  
Adult $3,200
Infant/Child up to 3 ft.
$1,000
   
Reinterment  
Adult $1,300
Infant/Child up to 3 ft.
$400

Sales/ Installation of Amenities COST
Flower Vase Installation $120
Non-Permanent Burial Container/Adult $360
Tent, Chair or Cremation Setup $500
Sale and Installation of City Vase $200
Monument Foundation Construction (per square inch) $1
Marker Installation (per square inch) $1
Transfer Burial Rights $100
Special Request Maintenance (per hour)
$150


Contact us
Administrative offices
Evergreen Cemetery
704-336-2123
4426 Central Avenue
Charlotte, NC 28205​​

Cemetery address​​

1612 Oaklawn Avenue​
Charlotte, NC 28216
Entrance sign at Oaklawn Cemetery

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