Eternal Valley Memorial Park

The men and women are interred at Eternal Valley Memorial Park in Newhall, Los Angeles, California.
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Mark Twain
Writer, Tom and Huck
Mark Twain, born Samuel Langhorne Clemens in Florida, Missouri in 1835, grew up in Hannibal. He was a steamboat pilot on the Mississippi River. Throughout his career, Twain served as a writer, lecturer, reporter, editor, printer, and prospector. Twain took his pen name from an alert cry used on his steamboat - "by the mark, twain".
“ Cenotaph Plot: Mark Twain Garden
GPS coordinates: 34.3634491, -118.5093918 (hddd.dddd) ” - Syl
Roy Brown
Soundtrack, Fallout 3
“ Plot: Garden of Meditation, L-202E
GPS coordinates: 34.3606415, -118.5098419 (hddd.dddd) ” - Syl
Ace Cain
An Oklahoma native whose childhood and teen-years were spent on the Cain family farm in Wichita Falls, Texas, "Ace" Cain spent most of the decade of the 1920s in the U.S. Army, serving primarily in the Pacific Rim---China, the Phillipines, Hawaii---and became a prolific and skilled gambler. After his Army days...
Noble Johnson
Actor, King Kong
African-American movie actor and producer Noble Johnson was born on April 18, 1881, in Marshall, Missouri. His family moved to Colorado Springs, Colorado, when Noble was very young, and it was there that he met Lon Chaney at school. They became friends as children, and later got re-acquainted when both were making movies in Hollywood and became friends all over again (surprisingly...
“ Plot: Garden of Peace, A-270
GPS coordinates: 34.3619385, -118.5098572 (hddd.dddd) ” - Syl
Tor Johnson
Tor was a big guy, with a big heart. Tor Johnson was born October 19, 1903, in Sweden. Most of his adult life, he was a professional wrestler. Tor started appearing (uncredited, or bit parts) in movies as early as 1934. He was in 31 movies, usually as "Weightlifter" or "Strongman." Later, he got larger roles with character names...
“ Plot: Whispering Pines, 177 E
GPS coordinates: 34.3628998, -118.5100937 (hddd.dddd) ” - Syl
“ Plot: Whispering Pines, 177 E
GPS coordinates: 34.3628998, -118.5100937 (hddd.dddd) ” - Syl
“ Plot: Mausoleum of Golden Oaks, 9-D ” - Syl
Gene Vincent
Soundtrack, Pleasantville
Rock 'n' roll pioneer Gene Vincent was born Eugene Vincent Craddock (Vincent Eugene according to some biographers) on February 11, 1935 in Norfolk, Virginia. He quit school at the age of 17 to join the Navy. His naval career was ended following a motorcycle accident while on shore leave in 1955. Shortly...
“ Plot: Garden of Repose, grave #A91
GPS coordinates: 34.3618584, -118.0773010 (hddd.dddd) ” - Syl
Tex Williams
Tex Williams, along with Spade Cooley and Bob Wills, was among the most popular bandleaders in the musical genre known as "western swing" in the 1940s and 1950s (although he used the nickname "Tex", he was actually from Illinois). His popularity led to Universal Pictures bringing him to Hollywood to make a series of musical western shorts in the late 1940s...
“ Plot: Zane Grey Garden, L-139C
GPS coordinates: 34.3632889, -118.5112000 (hddd.dddd) ” - Syl
Henry Wills
Veteran stuntman and stunt coordinator Henry Wills was born on a cattle ranch in Arizona in 1921. After graduating high school he headed to Hollywood, and was soon working as an extra, mainly in westerns. He picked up some extra money doing stunt work, and soon began to concentrate on that field. He gained a reputation as one of the best horsemen in the business...
“ Plot: Will Rogers Garden, Grave 132-F ” - Syl