Memphis National Cemetery: Still open, now improved, forever hallowed

By , Daily Memphian Updated: January 26, 2020 9:08 PM CT | Published: January 20, 2020 4:00 AM CT

Memphis National Cemetery may be surrounded by obstacles that could keep visitors away, but the park-like burial grounds are undergoing a $10 million upgrade to make it easier to celebrate and pay respects to the heroes buried there.

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Tom Bailey

Tom Bailey

Tom Bailey covers business news for The Daily Memphian. A Tupelo, Mississippi, native, he graduated from Mississippi State University. He's worked in journalism for 40 years and has lived in Midtown for 36 years.


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