On Monday, May 25th, the Pioneers' Cemetery Association
will host its 32nd annual Memorial Day observance
at the Pioneer & Military Memorial Park, 1317 West
Jefferson in Phoenix. The program begins promptly at
9 AM in the gazebo area . Author Jana Bommersbach is
this year's featured speaker; after the program, she will
sign copies of her books.
parking will be available along Madison, in adjacent
State office lots and at nearby Wesley Bolin
The cemeteries and
historic Smurthwaite House will be open to visitors
after the morning event. Donations gratefully
You're invited to
come downtown and tour the seven historic cemeteries
that make up the Pioneer & Military Memorial Park,
where many of Phoenix's founding fathers (and mothers)
House's new Victorian- and Edwardian-era furnishings and
decorations, thanks to the tireless work of interior
decorator and PCA member Judy Smith and her assistants.
2015 newsletter is now on line. To view slideshows
of previous events, please visit the PCA vault.
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In keeping with its status as a small
museum, Smurthwaite House and the historic
cemeteries at 1317 West Jefferson will be open to
visitors on Thursdays and for other events throughout
the year. Arrangements for private tours can
also be made. Please email the PCA
well in advance of your visit to find out when our
volunteer staff will be on the grounds.
you love local history and cemeteries, we'd love to have
you as a PCA member