The City of Danville has provided burial services, sold plots, and maintained cemeteries for more than 170 years.
Today, the Public Works Department manages eight City-owned cemeteries, comprised of more than 186 acres. Cemetery regulations can be found in Chapter 10 of the City Code.
Six of the eight cemeteries are active with burials, while the Grove Street and Freedman's Cemeteries are maintained with no further burials allowed.
Cemetery Visiting Hours
All eight cemeteries are open for visitation seven days a week from sunup to sunset.
Cemetery Burial Information
Contact Lee Rigsby, Cemetery General Supervisor, at 434-799-5245 or email to Public Works.
Please call ahead for an appointment time.
Genealogy inquiries can be made by contacting the Danville Public Library at 434-799-5195, extension 8.
Cemetery Rules and Regulations
History and Photos of Cemeteries