Friday, August 20, 2021

Seeking a Part-Time Volunteer as Cemetery Administrator

Oak Grove Cemetery, Conway's 140-year-old public cemetery, seeks a part-time volunteer with a flexible schedule to serve as administrator.  With back-up by the seven-member cemetery board, this person will:

  • Answer phone calls about past burials and requests for burial spaces
  • Mark burial sites for interments
  • Handle sales of burial sites
  • Meet with the board once a month

The time required each week varies from zero to about 8 hours.  This is an ideal position for a person who has an interest in Conway history and a desire for community service.  To inquire, call John Courtway at 501-358-6699 or email

Wednesday, April 14, 2021

Cemetery-wide Clean-up


The Oak Grove Cemetery Board has begun a cemetery-wide clean-up in an attempt to bring all gravesites into compliance with the governing regulations, which are available for review on the Cemetery's Facebook page and website. If you are responsible for a gravesite, please see that it conforms to the current regulations.