Clearview Cemetery is located at 1551 Ross NE and covers approximately 25 acres. Burial record locations were not kept at Clearview prior to the City of Ardmore maintaining this cemetery in the late 1970's. Many WWII and Vietnam Veterans are interred at Clearview.
By obeying ordinances, the community can assist city personnel in maintaining the cemeteries.
Ordinances regarding Ardmore Public Cemeteries are in italics below and a brief explanation from each ordinance follows. To receive a complete copy of the ordinances contact City Hall at 580-226-2100 or the City's website.
7 - 12. Flowers, vases, trees, bushes & shrubs In both Clearview and Rose Hill Cemetery, two (2) flower vases may be attached to the monument concrete foundation or a concrete foundation adjacent to the monument foundation. Flower vases not attached will be removed by cemetery maintenance personnel after a reasonable time. No permanent flowers, trees, bushes or shrubs may be planted.
Section 7 - 15. Curbs, grave covers, benches and height of mounds All cornerstones (lot markers) must be installed flush with the ground. No curbs shall be allowed and mounds cannot be above four (4) inches.
Section 7 - 20. Speed limit on cemetery roads It is unlawful to ride or drive through the cemetery except on the streets, and then at a speed of not more than ten (10) miles per hour.
Section 7 - 20. Speed limit on cemetery roads Burial spaces are $400 each. Fees for opening and closing grave for burials are: