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Marker Reset Form - New Live Oak Cemetery


Cemetery Preservation Group, Inc. is pleased to offer professional services to reset and level any markers in New Live Oak Cemetery that have been knocked over or displaced as a result of the January 12th tornado. We are committed to providing this valuable service to our community free of charge. However, please note that the free service does not include repairing broken markers or extensive cleaning.

To ensure the safety and accountability of our operations, our insurance company requires the completion of this form before we can proceed with any work. Some markers may have incurred scratches or chips that are not be immediately visible while they are laying face down, and there is also a possibility of cracks or internal fractures due to impact from fallen trees that may open up when the markers are moved. We want to assure you that we will exercise the utmost care during the reset process to avoid any further damage to your loved one's grave marker. Together, as a community, we can preserve the memories of those we've lost and honor their legacies.


By filling out the form below, you acknowledge that Cemetery Preservation Group, Inc. cannot be held responsible if any markers exhibit damage once they are moved and reset. Furthermore, you confirm that you either own the listed marker(s) and/ or have the authority to complete this form on behalf of your family. Your understanding and cooperation are greatly appreciated as we work diligently to restore the cemetery to its rightful state.

IMPORTANT: When filling out the form please give a brief description of the marker that needs resetting. Since some of these markers are face down and we are unable to see the names, please include names of adjacent or nearby markers when possible.

See Division Map below

Approximately where is the marker located within the division: 

Thank you for entrusting Cemetery Preservation Group, Inc. with this important task. We remain dedicated to preserving the integrity of New Live Oak Cemetery as well as Selma’s other cemeteries and providing a respectful environment for all families and their loved ones.

Cemetery Preservation Group, Inc. is a 501c3 non-profit organization completely staffed by non-paid volunteers.

We all work full time jobs so we will be taking on this monumental task before and after work. It will take some time so please be patient. We will call or email when your marker is completed.

DONATIONS: If you would like to make a tax deductible donation to help us with the cost of materials and supplies you can mail a check to:

Cemetery Preservation Group, Inc., PO Box 2341, Selma, AL 36702-2341 or,

If you prefer to make a donation online, click here: Online Donation

By submitting this form you agree to all terms and conditions listed above.


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