History Comes Alive

“History Cwest-hill-tour-poster1omes Alive at West Hill Cemetery” will take place on Saturday, September 24, 2016, at Sherman’s historic West Hill Cemetery.

As of 4:00p.m., Friday, September 23 all online ticket sales will end. A limited number of remaining tickets will be available for purchase at the event. Persons wanting to buy tickets at the event should go to the will call table at the Cemetery Office parking lot. Not all tours will be available. Tickets are sold on a first-come, first-serve basis.

The event features timed tours with eight stops at the cemetery markers of selected folks from Sherman’s past. Each stop includes a theatrical presentation designed to bring the individual’s story to life.

This year’s tour illuminates the lives of:

Mary Louise Nash
the Nail family
Allen Blake
Beatrice F. Tighe
the Bivins family
Charlotte and Charles Spears
Mattie Davis Lucas
Rev. John Humphreys Reynolds.

Persons with mobility issues are encouraged to select a special 12:00 p.m. noon tour planned for handicapped individuals.

All attendees should arrive 15 minutes early prior to their scheduled tour time. Parking is available in the lot behind the cemetery office.