Holy Cross Cemetery in Emma, Missouri
in Lafayette County, MO
Alternate name: Holy Cross Lutheran Cemetery
The Holy Cross Cemetery is located in Lafayette County, Missouri just west of the boundary with Saline County. The exit from Interstate Highway 70 here (exit 62) is Highway Y which serves as the boundary between the two counties. The majority of Emma, Missouri is in Saline County however the cemetery is on the west side of the highway placing it in Lafayette County.
A monument at the cemetery marks this as the site of the Holy Cross Church from 1890 to 1966. The church has since moved a short distance south of the cemetery. The cemetery has two distinct sections: the oldest grave sites are on the south side of the cemetery, the more modern graves are on the north side of the cemetery.
Holy Cross Cemetery is located at the southwest corner of the Emma highway exit (exit 62) from Interstate Highway 70.
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