Fairmount Cemetery’s primary mission is to maintain and support 57 acres in accordance with Texas State Laws governing Perpetual Care Cemeteries. In addition, we provide services and assistance to the public, funeral homes, as well as genealogy information to interested parties. We are also responsible for keeping accurate burial, deed, and other related documentation.
Fairmount Cemetery is open to visitors 365 days a year. The main entrance is open daily from 7:30 AM to sunset. The rear exit gate is only open during funerals. The cemetery office is located across the street from the main entrance at 1120 W. Avenue N. Office hours are from 8AM to 5PM Monday through Friday except for designated City of San Angelo holidays.
Funerals are generally held Mondays through Fridays, except on holidays (MLK Day,Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day, and New Years Day). Funerals can be held on Saturdays from 8AM to 11AM (Graveside), Good Friday, and the day after Thanksgiving and Christmas. Overtime charges will apply on these days.
600+ Spaces Available
Fairmount Cemetery has not reached full capacity. Many burial spaces are available in numerous areas of the cemetery. An archeological project has added 546 certified spaces open for use. These spaces are located throughout the cemetery and available in groups up to as many as 12 spaces in one lot. For details on how to purchase spaces, contact the cemetery office .
Established in 1893, Fairmount Cemetery serves as a final resting place for many San Angelo area residents. Encompassing more than 57 acres, numerous historic monuments are visible on the grounds, many dating back to the 1800s. Fairmount Cemetery of San Angelo has been designated as a Texas Historic Landmark.