San Marcos Mercury | Local News from San Marcos and Hays County, Texas

San Marcos Cemetery

Thursday, September 1st, 2016

Families asked to remove unsanctioned ‘personal items’ from city cemetery

The city’s parks department, cemetery commission and staff will begin a major cleanup of the San Marcos City Cemetery the first full week of October, removing items from burial places that do not conform to city rules or that have become unsightly.

Wednesday, April 30th, 2014

John Lee Manchack Sr., 1943 to 2014

Services for John Lee Manchack Sr., 71, of San Marcos will be held Thursday, May 1 at Thomason Funeral Home followed by interment at the San Marcos Cemetery.

Wednesday, April 9th, 2014

Annie “Bee” Avey, 1919 to 2014

Services or Bee Avey, 94, of San Marcos will be held 2 p.m. Saturday, April 12 at Wimberley Chapel in the Hills. She died April 7.

Thursday, March 27th, 2014

Richard Gonzales, 1941 to 2014

Services for Richard Gonzales, 72, of Seguin will be held Friday, March 28.

Monday, August 27th, 2012

Cemetery friends plan annual 5-K run/walk

The ninth annual “From Here To Eternity” 5-K Walk/Run is scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012 starting at 8 a.m. on the corner of Blanco and Hutchison Streets by the Lamar School Annex.

Tuesday, November 1st, 2011

City invites public to dedication ceremony at cemetery

The public is invited to a dedication ceremony focusing on improvements to the historic San Marcos City Cemetery's fence and gates, the Serenity Garden project funded and completed by the Leadership San Marcos Class of 2011, and...

Friday, May 28th, 2010

The Weekend: Three days for swimmin', listenin' and rememberin'

Whether you choose a cement pond or a swimming hole, all the pools are open for business this Memorial Day weekend. There is also a farmer's market on the square, music, movies and Grease is the word.

Friday, April 17th, 2009

San Marcos to dedicate new cemetary entrance, gate

San Marcos will dedicate a new gate and entrance for its historic city cemetery on April 18.