Oakland Cemetery Commission


  • Meets on the 3rd Tuesday of each month at 5:30 PM
  • City Hall
    203 South Commerce Avenue
    Russellville, AR 72801

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.
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  • Walter Hudson, Chairperson
  • Mary Schwartz, Vice Chairperson
  • Jami Mullen, Secretary
  • Cindy Hlass
  • Mindy Hudson

Ex-Officio Members

  • Jim Bob Humphrey, Humphrey Funeral Service
  • Ormond Peters, Shinn Funeral Service

City Liaisons

Emeritus For Life

  • Patricia Petray (deceased)
  • Buford Smith (deceased)


Ordinance #2328 authorizes the creation of the Oakland Cemetery Commission and defines the Oakland Cemetery Code.  This was later amended by Ordinance #2338. Further, Resolution #1976 establishes the fees and costs for the Russellville Oakland Cemetery. The commission is committed to promoting and aiding the development of Oakland Cemetery.