INDEPENDENCE — Go strolling with the spirits at the eighth annual Oakwood Cemetery tour on Saturday, July 21. Tours will begin at noon, 12:30 p.m. and 1 p.m. Each year there are different grave sites on the tour.
The Buchanan Co. Historical Society is hosting this fundraiser for the benefit of the Capt. D.S. Lee mansion.
The cemetery is off 3rd Ave. Southeast in Independence, a block north of the Dairy Queen.
Please park on the side street and look for the ‘tent’ which is the ticket booth for the day. (tickets $5.00 each).
Check out the history of Oakwood cemetery and the Lee Mansion on the historical society’s website www.buchanancountyhistory.com.