Results Expected
To assist church members concerning cemetery plots and to oversee maintenance of the cemetery grounds.

Accountable to: Senior Pastor, Elders, Church.

Team Roles and Responsibilities

  1. Make decisions regarding the eligibility of those seeking burial space. Burial fees ($1000) to be paid by approved non-member family members.
  2. Oversee the maintenance of the cemetery.
  3. Carry out bylaws of Good Hope Baptist Church Cemetery.
  4. Minimum of 3 active members.
  5. Any updates to the cemetery gets approved by committee.
  6. Mark graves off for funeral homes and meet with the gravediggers.
  7. Engage and manage grounds keeping company to address regular maintenance of the cemetery.
  8. Meet with the family if they don’t have a plot, meet with the headstone people.
  9. Be active church member at least 2 years.

Responsibilities of the Chairperson

  • Works with the Treasurer on the cemetery funds allocation and any money coming into the cemetery fund and the Bobby Pittard Endowment.