Memphis in Shelby County, Tennessee — The American South (East South Central)
Crystal Shrine Grotto
Erected by Memorial Park and Shelby County Historical Commission.
Location. 35° 6.334′ N, 89° 52.569′ W. Marker is in Memphis, Tennessee, in Shelby County. Marker is at the intersection of Poplar Avenue (U.S. 72) and Oakhaven Road, on the left when traveling east on Poplar Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is located at the south wall of Memorial Park Funeral Home and Cemetery. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5668 Poplar Ave, Memphis TN 38119, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Memphis University School (approx. 1.1 miles away); This Chimney Swift Tower (approx. 1.2 miles away); Shelby County / Memphis (approx. 1.3 miles away); Tragic Accident Sparks Sanitation Strike Eudora Baptist Church (approx. 1.9 miles away); Christian Brothers High School / Christian Brothers Band (approx. 1.9 miles away); Mullins United Methodist Church (approx. 2.1 miles away); St. Agnes Academy (approx. 2.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Memphis.
Also see . . .
1. The Crystal Shrine Grotto. Memorial Park Funeral Home & Cemetery (Submitted on May 15, 2012, by Bernard Fisher of Mechanicsville, Virginia.)
2. St. Joseph's Church / St. Joseph's Shrine Marker. Dioņicio Rodriguez also worked on St. Joseph's Shrine in Cambridge Township, Michigan. (Submitted on July 3, 2015, by Joel Seewald of Madison Heights, Michigan.)
3. Find a Grave listing for Elliott Clovis Hinds founder of Memorial Park and the Crystal Shrine Grotto. Elliott Hinds is buried in the cemetery that he created. (Submitted on September 7, 2015, by Steve Masler of Memphis, Tennessee.)
4. History of Memorial Park Cemetery. (Submitted on September 7, 2015, by Steve Masler of Memphis, Tennessee.)
1. Memphians and the Crystal Shrine Grotto
It is not unusual to visit Memorial Park Cemetery
— Submitted September 7, 2015, by Steve Masler of Memphis, Tennessee.
Categories. • Cemeteries & Burial Sites • Man-Made Features •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on May 11, 2012, by Ken Smith of Milan, Tennessee. This page has been viewed 661 times since then and 7 times this year. Last updated on September 7, 2015, by Steve Masler of Memphis, Tennessee. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on May 11, 2012, by Ken Smith of Milan, Tennessee. 6, 7, 8, 9. submitted on September 7, 2015, by Steve Masler of Memphis, Tennessee. • Andrew Ruppenstein was the editor who published this page.