Rules and Regulations Governing Lots and Graves in

Caddo Mills I.O.O.F. Cemetery

 

     In order that the grounds of I. O.O.F. Cemetery may be made and kept manageable and

attractive, and in order to use the income from the Permanent Maintenance Fund to the best

advantage and to permit a uniformed development of the cemetery property, the following

 Rules and Regulation have been adopted by the I. O. O.F. Cemetery Association to govern

 the care and use of lots in the cemetery, and their observance will be to the mutual benefit of

 each and every owner.

 

     The Association expressly reserves unto itself, its successors and assigns, the right to make

other and additional Rules and Regulations and to amend or change the Rules and Regulations at

any time the Board of Trustees may, in their discretion, deem best.

 

     1.  Ornaments, toys, glass cases, metal stands with flags, wind flags, bird feeders, bird 

          houses, large flags, and miscellaneous articles are not allowed upon graves and will

          be removed without notice.

     2.  The Association reserves the right to remove all unsightly and forbidden objects,

          and to destroy all diseased or unsightly trees, shrubs, or plants, or those which, for

          some reason, have become detrimental, undesirable or inconvenient.

     3.  Floral design or other decorations will be removed from lots and graves as soon as the

          flowers become wilted or unsightly, and persons wishing  to retain any must remove

          them from said lot or grave within seven days.

     4.  The use of decorative gravel on lots or graves must be approved.

     5.  No building of curbs of any type around lots or graves unless approved.

     6.  No benches are allowed in cemetery unless approved.

     7.  Newly installed memorial markers must line up with existing markers and maintained

          by family.

     8.  Permission is required for any type of installation.

     9.  All graves will be ground level.

   10.  All excess concrete and other debris left from setting memorial markers must be

          removed from the cemetery premises by installing party using the same.

   11.  No chemicals of any kind may be used on the cemetery grounds.

   12.  The association reserves the right to remove from a lot or grave any broken or

          un-repaired curbing which becomes unsightly or difficult to maintain.

 

APPEALS TO ANY OF THE ABOVE REGULATIOINS MUST BE

SUBMITTED BY LETTER TO

THE I.O.O.F CEMETERY ASSOCIATION

BOARD OF TRUSTEES

P. O. BOX  744

CADDO MILLS, TEXAS  75135