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Okeechobee County Cemeteries
464 Highway 98 North
Okeechobee, FL 34972
Office:  (863) 763-2420


Mission Statement:  Okeechobee County provides operation maintenance for three county cemeteries which are known as Basinger, Evergreen and Ft. Drum Cemetery. The Assistant to County Administrator/Special Projects is responsible in overseeing the daily operations of the Cemetery Department and its employees, which includes the cemetery budget, future improvements and burial site area expansion, creation of cemetery mapping system and website information.

Richard Kersey, Supervisor
Phone:  (863) 763-2420

Russell Rowland, Assistant to the County Administrator
Phone: (863) 763-2420 


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Basinger Cemetery
Hwy 98 N to NW178th Ave
Okeechobee, Fl 34972
Evergreen Cemetery
1116 NE 39th Boulevard
Okeechobee, Fl 34972 
Ft. Drum Cemetery
2055 NE 304th Street
Okeechobee, Fl 34972











  • Notable Burials
  • Cemetery Uniform Rules, Regulations, Policies and Procedures

See below for Fee Outline:  

Perpetual Care Fees are $400 at time of interment, this is a one time fee.

Cemetery Plots are $800 per plot.

Monument and Headstone fee is $25 for setting the monument/headstone.  Payable prior to set-up


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