The Alanreed Cemetery was established in 1904. It is located
on Historic Route 66 in the town of Alanreed, Texas.
Quarterly Association Meeting - The Alanreed Cemetery
Association met October 10, 2016. Discussion centered on
maintenance, improvement activities, and status of the application
for Historical Texas Cemetery (HTC) designation. New crosses were
obtained to replace defective crosses to hold veteran flags and
provide for future needs. The cemetery directory enclosure contains
an updated directory and site map as well as references to this
A special meeting was held on November 1, 2016, to discuss
modifications to the entrance sign. Based on reseach for HTC
designation, the date the cemetery was established is changed
from 1890 to 1904, with first interment in 1899. Changes to the
entrance signage were approved, pending funding.
Final mowing for the season was completed in early September,
and Gray County graded the fire lane on the south side of the
Many thanks to families who are cleaning their plots!!!
The cemetery is managed by the Alanreed Cemetery Association,
EIN 75-2847376, a 501 (c) (13) non-profit organization, dedicated to
ensuring the Cemetery is historically preserved and maintained for
past, present and future interments, their families and loved ones.
Donations provide for care and maintenance of the cemetery.
This website is dedicated
to Billy Bob Adams, who
contributed immensely to
the care of the Alanreed
Please use PayPal
or send your tax
deductible donation to:
PO Box 2
Alanreed, TX 79002
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