The City currently maintains three cemeteries, within the Newton City Limits, Eastview, Central and Southside. The three cemeteries have a combined total of 32 acres (Eastview – 18 acres, Central – 4 acres and Southside - 10 acres) with approximately 14,000 gravesites.
The Eastview Cemetery has no gravesites for sale. Central has approximately 600 remaining graves, and Southside has 5,000 graves.
The cememteries are maintained by the Parks and Recreation Department's Cemetery Division.
Purchasing of grave lots and grave openings are conducted at Newton Parks and Recreation Department.
CLICK HERE for a copy of the Parks and Recreation Cemetery Manual.
The Administrative address to which all correspondence and business should be addressed is:
City of Newton Newton Parks and Recreation Department 23 South Brady Avenue PO Box 550 Newton, NC 28658 Phone: (828) 695-4317.
Operating Hours are: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday – Friday City offices are closed on Saturdays, Sundays and Holidays
Cemetery Plot Cost
East CemeteryNo Plots available for sell.
Central CemeteryResident - $600 Non-resident - $1,200
Southside Cemetery Resident - $1,500 Resident - Double Burial - $2,100 Non-Resident - $3,000 Non-resident - Double Burial - $4,200
CLICK HERE for a PDF copy of the City of Newton Cemetery Brochure
Central is located on South Ervin and Stadium Avenues with an entrance on 'B' Street.
CLICK HERE for directions to Central Cemetery
Eastview is located on South Brady Avenue, Hwy. 10 and East 'A' Street.
CLICK HERE for directions to Eastview Cemetery
Southside is located on Hwy. 321 Business South.
CLICK HERE for directions to Southside Cemetery