John Fry
B: 1942-07-04
D: 2018-03-18
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Fry, John
Clara Griswold
B: 1924-01-22
D: 2018-03-16
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Griswold, Clara
Elaine Marriott
B: 1942-10-28
D: 2018-03-15
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Marriott, Elaine
Reuben Tolbert
B: 1919-10-30
D: 2018-03-12
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Tolbert, Reuben
Charlotte Nordenstrom
B: 1950-03-25
D: 2018-03-10
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Nordenstrom, Charlotte
Zula Tuttle
B: 1940-02-12
D: 2018-03-07
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Tuttle, Zula
Cheryl Loveless
B: 1949-01-08
D: 2018-03-06
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Loveless, Cheryl
Earl Smith
B: 1942-02-26
D: 2018-03-04
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Smith, Earl
Tamula Monique Sims
D: 2018-03-01
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Sims, Tamula Monique
William (Bill) DeVries
B: 1933-08-24
D: 2018-02-25
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DeVries, William (Bill)
James “Jimmy” Alvin Morin
D: 2018-02-24
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Morin, James “Jimmy” Alvin
Kerry Alford
B: 1958-10-22
D: 2018-02-24
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Alford, Kerry
Anna Rabb
B: 1921-11-18
D: 2018-02-22
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Rabb, Anna
Frances Zombro
B: 1925-12-13
D: 2018-02-20
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Zombro, Frances
Steven Rosen
B: 1957-08-10
D: 2018-02-19
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Rosen, Steven
Angelina Fernandes
B: 1928-07-22
D: 2018-02-16
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Fernandes, Angelina
Bernyce Mougey
D: 2018-02-16
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Mougey, Bernyce
Julius Kilnar
B: 1933-06-26
D: 2018-02-07
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Kilnar, Julius
Phyllis Horner Petronella
B: 1925-04-21
D: 2018-02-06
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Petronella, Phyllis Horner
Ernest "Len" Grebe
B: 1939-03-20
D: 2018-02-03
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Grebe, Ernest "Len"
Betty Newman
B: 1928-02-26
D: 2018-02-02
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Newman, Betty


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Woodlawn Garden of Memories

Woodlawn Cemetery was first opened in 1931 when Interstate 10 was a narrow road farmers used to transport produce and the original owners, J. W. Metzler, J. W. Metzler, Jr., Ben Dancer, and Mrs. Phyklura Skalinder developed a landscaped park with winding roads.

In 1940, the name was changed to Woodlawn Garden of Memories and the use of flat grave markers and sculpture features enhanced the grounds. About this time, Mexican born artist Dionicio Rodriguez created imaginative sculptures of reinforced concrete in natural forms and textures of nature.

Today, Woodlawn Garden of Memories is a perpetual care cemetery offering options from traditional burial sites with monuments, three mausoleum structures, and numerous options for interment of cremated remains, including our cremation gardens.

Cemetery Services in Houston, TX

Since its opening, Woodlawn Cemetery has become one of the most dedicated funeral homes in Houston, Texas. Our goal is to ensure a fitting tribute every time and to provide families with a personalized funeral service they can afford.

Our services include:

Burial or Graveside Services: We can help with cemetery arrangements, funeral pre-planning, casket or burial vault selection, and picking a headstone for chosen burial spaces and cemetery plots. All details can be planned according to religious or personal beliefs. Emotional needs and creativity can be carefully considered and, whether one wishes to hold a simple funeral service or one that follows a specific religious doctrine, these needs can be accommodated.

Cremation Services: A traditional service includes placing the body of the deceased in a casket, which may be preceded by a visitation. Cremation occurs afterward, and the remains are returned to the family. Clients may also choose to hold a memorial after the cremation in Houston, during which the urn is on display. Regardless of the type of service selected, our staff is always courteous, professional, and compassionate.

Memorial Services: A separate gathering from the funeral ceremony, a memorial service can be held at any time after the death and may take place in the funeral home, a church, or another location selected by the family or chosen by the deceased in advance. The event often includes selected readings, a eulogy, and music. Our staff can help plan and create a service or offer a more personal celebration-of-life.

Specialty Funeral Services: Woodlawn Cemetery can provide veteran burial services, as our staff can handle the planning and paperwork associated with military death and burial benefits. We can provide ash scattering services in accordance with local regulations and federal law, or memorialization services that include select stationary and online memorials.

Funeral Support and Guidance in Houston, TX

In addition to choosing burial plots and helping plan cemetery services, Woodlawn Funeral Home and Cemetery in Houston offers various other supplementary services, which is another reason to choose us.

Flowers: Order flowers for loved ones of the deceased in our cemetery listing, which covers current or past services, and veteran memorial and fallen heroes listings.

Obituaries and Tributes: We offer obituaries to view online or as requested. Anyone can write a tribute, but our funeral director can gladly take on this responsibility.

Pre-arrangement: Arrangements can be made by filling out our online form. We have included all the fields to cover the necessary documentation, and information can be changed, updated, or printed at any time.

Help and Guidance: Planning a funeral and choosing cemetery plots, etc., can be emotionally challenging. Our staff can help with every step of the process, and inquiries are welcome at any time of the day. All questions are accepted in confidence without having to discuss the matter in person. We also offer resources related to funeral issues and grief counseling, so various kinds of support are available.

Contact us in Houston, Katy, or Cypress, TX at 844-291-2610 for assistance.

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