It appears that the majority of the older lots in this cemetery, which is built on a series of hills, use this unique terrace system to demarcate and preserve the many hillside grave lots.
Thursday, June 29, 2017
I was in Fruitland Cemetery recently looking for the grave of a former member of the 3rd Michigan Infantry and during my stroll discovered several fascinating and intriguing headstones.
|Catherine Burns Porter|
|Note he is listed as "Nubian", which typically describes someone from the Sudan or southern Egypt.|
|Love Bonnie's "secret"|
|Connor - a gorgeous stone, one that you should not miss and certainly not miss the reverse side. . .|