Maysville-Mason County Cemetery Clean-Up March 7th

Maysville-Mason County Cemetery’s spring clean-up is scheduled for March 7th. 

The Cemetery Grounds are cleaned the first Monday in March of each year and the Monday following Memorial Day, at which time All remaining decorations will be removed from the ground due to mowing and trimming.  The Cemetery will not be responsible for saving decorations but will publish a notice in the local newspaper.

Artificial flowers are permitted November 1st to April 1st as well as the week before and the week of Memorial Day. Decorations on top of stones and base of stones are allowed year round.  

Prohibited in Cemetery: The following items are specifically prohibited, and if so placed, Management reserves the right to remove same:

  1. The placing of boxes, shells, toys, metal designs, ornaments, chairs except those located on the base of the monument.
  2. Glass, wood, concrete or iron articles;
  3. Shrubs on lots without monuments;
  4. Marble chips, or decorator rocks around monuments or markers.
  5. Window boxes, pots, glass jars.
  6. Shepherds hooks, wind chimes and hanging baskets.
  7. Coping, curbing, fencing, hedging, grave mound borders, or enclosures of any kind around any lot; and walks of brick, cinders, tile, stone, marble, terracotta, sand, cement, gravel or wood.
  8. Surfaces other than shredded wood mulch, earth or sod.
  9. Solar lights placed on ground around stone
  10. Modification of any stone without prior authorization.

For more about cemetery rules and regulations, click here.