Here are some scenes from Countryside. To see a larger view of each one, just click on the photo.

The Peaceful Country Beauty of Our Park

Calm and Peaceful Setting


Texas Historical Cemetery from 1800s as it looks today

Texas Historical Cemetery from 1800s prior to restoration.

Baby’s Grave in Historical Section

Choosing a Burial Plot

Wildflowers in April

Original Beall Grave

Our Caring People

Chrystabell and Sunny, Stewards of Countryside

Pat Pedroza, Resident Groundskeeper

Henry of Palmer Cemetery Services

Natural Burial Styles at Countryside

Simple Burial

Shroud Burial

Cremated Remains Burial

Unique Burial

Shroud Burial

Shroud Burial with Wicker Carrier

Burial with Biodegradable Casket

Friends & Family Lowering

Shroud Burial

Scattering at St. Francis

Some More Beautiful Natural Burials at Countryside

Adornment by Family

Family Adorning Grave

Adornment by Family

Golden Shovels

Adornment of mound by Family & Friends

She was Shrouded in her Favorite Quilt

Natural Gravestones

John Honigschmidt's Marker is at Countryside Memorial Park in La Vernia, Texas

Bill Harpold's handcrafted marker by Sunny Markham is located at Countryside Memorial Park in La Vernia, Texas

Livestock and Wildlife on the Surrounding Ranch

Wild Scissortail at Cemetery

Cattle on Property

Surrounded with Working Ranch Life


Terry Music for Mike


Music as part of service