A South Carolina woman has been accused of stealing headstones from a family’s graveyard in West Virginia and using them to decorate her driveway and line her burn pit.
Mary and Alvin Bryant say they were the last of 51 customers who were ripped off by Curtis Eakman.
The ground is unstable near a local volunteer fire department, and it’s causing part of their parking lot to collapse.
State police say someone stole headstones from a northwestern Pennsylvania cemetery – then placed them as road hazards on a nearby street.
Lafayette Memorial Park in Fayette County has literally thousands of bronze vases adorning the headstones. But that number drops each day as the vases disappear at the hands of thieves.
Bordered by bunches of daylilies, people have been “resting in peace” here at the Mt. Varnum Cemetery, just off Old Brick Road, since it opened in the first-quarter of the 19th century.
In Chartiers Cemetery, sheltered and shaded by a canopy huge of maples, 130 Civil War soldiers find their final rest.