Family members describe gravestone disrespect

ROSSVILLE, Georgia (WDEF) – Family members are upset about the condition of a Rossville cemetery.

A woman took these pictures at Lakewood Memorial Gardens while she was paying her respects to her grandparents.

She says there were tire marks over the gravestones, and parts were missing or broken.

She feels workers at the cemetery are careless to let this happen.

In a statement, officials with Lakewood Memorial Gardens say they are looking into the incident.

“Lakewood Memorial Garden’s mission is to help families memorialize every life with dignity, including providing and maintaining a tranquil and beautiful place for memorialization. In some instances, we have fallen short of our standards.  We are working to address the matters raised, and we want to reassure our families and the local community that we are committed to serving them and their loved ones.”

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