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ETL: Walk through the 'Spirits' of Oakwood'

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Tuesday, March 25, 2014 - 4:34pm

Jimmie Horton, a member of the Oakwood Cemetery Restoration Committee stops by KETK to talk about the 'Spirits of Oakwood' Walking History Tour.

It will began on March 29, 2014 from 1:00 pm to 4:30 pm.

Tours will start every 10 minutes.

The Cemetery is located at the corner of Oakwood Street and Palace Avenue.

Admission is $10 for adults and children under the age of 12 are free when accompanying an adult. Refreshments will be served.

This is the tenth anniversary of the walking history tour through Tyler's historic Oakwood Cemetery, with a presentation of the “Best of the Past” of the last nine years. Historians in period dress will portray early merchants and settlers buried in the beautiful old cemetery.

For more information please contact Committee Chairman Maxine Herbst at (903) 593-4642, mhautumn@aol.com or Cemetery Administrator Jerry Wilson at (903) 531-1207, jwilson@tylertexas.com
 

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