Magnolia Cemetery was established in 1884 and is the resting place of the 20th Florida Governor Sidney J. Catts and other notable American figures as former U.S. Consul to Edinburgh Scotland Wallace Bruce (appointed by President Benjamin Harrison) and "The Human Flag" Perry Biddle made famous by Robert Ripley of Ripley'sBelieve It Or Not!
Owned and maintained by the City of DeFuniak Springs, Florida.
Cemetery Plot Pricing:
Blocks A-I (5' x 10'): $1,000
Blocks K-S (4' x 10'): $1,000
Columbarium (niches for funeral urns to be stored): $515/niche
Headstones limited to 3' tall x 3' wide
Niche plaques for columbarium 8" x 4'
Call City Hall at (850) 892-8500 to secure a plot or niche.
There is a $50.00 charge for all Magnolia Cemetery work permits. Permits can be obtained at the DeFuniak Springs City Hall Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. All scheduled work must have an approved permit, and must be submitted and approved by city staff at least 24 hours prior to any work being commenced.