Evergreen Memorial Gardens, located in Panama City, Florida, is a privately owned company offering a variety of cemetery services to grieving family members and loved ones of various denominations and cultural heritage. Owned by Kent-Forest Lawn Funeral Home and Cemeteries, staff at Evergreen Memorial Gardens have a history and reputation of taking care of those seeking proper memorialization and remembrance of their loved ones.
Also known as Forest lawn Memorial Cemetery, the property is expansive, beautifully groomed, and offers a variety of focal points to visitors. One of the most memorable landmarks within the cemetery property is the giant arch hovering over a large cross at one of the mausoleums on the property. Structures throughout the grounds invoke nostalgia and solidarity in their granite aboveground tombs, brick and columned structures, and its mausoleums, memorial benches, and flush-to-ground options, as well as aboveground entombment. Statuary throughout the property, including one of Jesus with hands outstretched, and another of Jesus sitting on a rock outcropping are just two of the gorgeous sculptures that grace the property grounds.
Surrounded by lush greenery, the Bay County cemetery property offers several mausoleums, including the Serenity Mausoleum, as well as various locations and views for traditional ground burial locations. Rich in history and services, the cemetery property, founded in the 1950s, has long served the multicultural and multidenominational needs of the community, including surrounding area residents, and will continue to do so in years to come.
Forest Lawn Memorial Cemetery/Evergreen Memorial Gardens is easily accessible and situated just north of downtown Panama City. Visitors can take Harrison Avenue directly north out of town, with the cemetery property located just across Highway 368 as you're heading toward The Woods and Forest Park East