Are their available spaces for sale?

- Yes

How much does a space currently cost in the cemetery?

- $1,500

Are there any other expenses associated with a coffin burial?

- Yes; there is an internment fee of $450

What about the burial of a cremation urn; what is the fee?

- First, a person should own a space. The cost to inter an urn is $200

To whom should I write a check for burial expenses?

- St. John's Cemetery
c/o Regions Bank, Trust Dept
70 N. Baylen St.
Pensacola, FL 32502
(Please list the name of the funeral on the memo line)

Who maintains the grounds and irrigation system?

- St. John's Cemetery, specifically, Troy Lewis, troylewis@mchsi.com

How can I update the ownership of lots?

- Submit the existing lot certificate to Wesley Odom. If you are not in receipt of the certificate, you must make your request in writing, justifying why it should be you and submit any letters from possibly interested siblings or other relatives who have disclaimed interest in the spaces. All such correspondence must be notarized and must have indemnification language in the cemetery's favor if any legal claims or disputes arise. For more information, contact Wesley Odom at 850-497-6167.

Is it true that only one company is allowed to bury in the cemetery?

- Yes; currently, Gulf Coast Wilbert, Inc., 850-682-8004 or gulfcoastwilbert@gmail.com, is the only company authorized to inter or disinter vaults and coffins in the cemetery. Outside funeral homes should coordinate with Gulf Coast Wilbert.

How could I sell spaces back to the cemetery?

- These are handled on a case-by-case basis. First contact Wesley Odom at 850-497-6167 or wodom@armadaadvisors.com, who will verify ownership and the availability of the spaces. Then he will consult with St. John's Cemetery to either arrange for a sale to someone else or back to the corporation.

Who tracks ownership of lots?

- Friends of St. John's Cemetery Foundation

How can I modify the cemetery database online (i.e. add a photo or obituary)?

- Contact the Friends of St. John's Cemetery Foundation, specifically, Wesley Odom at 850-497-6167 or wodom@armadaadvisors.com

How could I arrange to utilize the Gatehouse and/or the cemetery's restroom facilities?

- Contact the Friends of St. John's Cemetery Foundation, specifically, Wesley Odom at 850-497-6167 or wodom@armadaadvisors.com

What are annual dues for the Friends of St. John's Cemetery Foundation?

- They are $25 and can be mailed to:

Friends of St. John's Cemetery Foundation
610 N. Spring St.
Pensacola, FL 32501

How do I go about placing or repairing a tombstone?

- First, please verify the location of the grave. You can contact the Friends of St. John's Cemetery Foundation, which maintains a master list. Secondly, contact a private company that deals in monuments.

How could I volunteer to assist with cemetery recordkeeping and archival research?

- Contact the Friends of St. John's Cemetery Foundation, specifically, Wesley Odom at 850-497-6167 or wodom@armadaadvisors.com

Can the Friends assist with hosting funeral services or memorials utilizing the Gatehouse chapel?

- Yes; the Friends may be able to be provide affordable options. In the past, the organization has saved families lots of money. Please contact Wesley Odom at 850-497-6167 or wodom@armadaadvisors.com

Whom can I contact to clean a grave professionally or purchase a tombstone?

- Please contact Wesley Odom at 850-497-6167 or wodom@armadaadvisors.com