Eternal Valley Memorial Park

by Syl | created - 28 Aug 2012 | updated - 1 week ago | Public

The men and women are interred at Eternal Valley Memorial Park in Newhall, Los Angeles, California.

1. Mark Twain

Writer | Stranger

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...

Cenotaph Plot: Mark Twain Garden GPS coordinates: 34.3634491, -118.5093918 (hddd.dddd)

2. Roy Brown

Soundtrack | Sid and Nancy

Roy Brown was born on September 10, 1925 in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. He died on May 25, 1981 in San Fernando, California, USA.

Plot: Garden of Meditation, L-202E GPS coordinates: 34.3606415, -118.5098419 (hddd.dddd)

3. Ace Cain

Actor | The Texas Rambler

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 ...

4. Ed Gilbert

Actor | The Transformers: The Movie

Ed Gilbert was born on June 29, 1931 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Edmund Francis Gilbert. He was an actor, known for The Transformers: The Movie (1986), TaleSpin (1990) and Batman: Mask of the Phantasm (1993). He died on May 8, 1999 in Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA.

5. 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 ...

Plot: Garden of Peace, A-270 GPS coordinates: 34.3619385, -118.5098572 (hddd.dddd)

6. Tor Johnson

Actor | Plan 9 from Outer Space

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 ...

Plot: Whispering Pines, 177 E GPS coordinates: 34.3628998, -118.5100937 (hddd.dddd)

7. George Spahn

Self | Manson

George Spahn was born on February 11, 1889 in Chestnut Hill, Pennsylvania, USA as George Christian Spahn. He died on September 22, 1974 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

8. Cliffie Stone

Actor | Back to School

Cliffie Stone was born on March 1, 1917 in Stockton, California, USA as Clifford Gilpin Snyder. He was a producer, known for Back to School (1986), Startime (1959) and Where the Boys Are (1984). He was married to Joan Carol and Darling, Dorothy Hamilton. He died on January 16, 1998 in Newhall, ...

Plot: Whispering Pines, 177 E GPS coordinates: 34.3628998, -118.5100937 (hddd.dddd)

9. Robert Bice

Actor | Red Snow

Robert Bice was born on March 4, 1914 in Dallas, Texas, USA as Robert Lee Bice. He is known for his work on Red Snow (1952), Foxfire (1955) and Tales of Robin Hood (1951). He was married to Andre Stuart (actress). He died on January 8, 1968 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

Plot: Mausoleum of Golden Oaks, 9-D

10. Gene Vincent

Soundtrack | Wild at Heart

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. ...

Plot: Garden of Repose, grave #A91 GPS coordinates: 34.3618584, -118.0773010 (hddd.dddd)

11. Tex Williams

Soundtrack | Thank You for Smoking

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 ...

Plot: Zane Grey Garden, L-139C GPS coordinates: 34.3632889, -118.5112000 (hddd.dddd)

12. Henry Wills

Actor | The Legend of the Lone Ranger

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. ...

Plot: Will Rogers Garden, Grave 132-F

13. William Bronder

Actor | Stand by Me

William Bronder was born on June 12, 1930 in New York City, New York, USA as William Frank Bronder. He was an actor, known for Stand by Me (1986), Return to Me (2000) and Switch (1975). He was married to Tona Dodd. He died on May 6, 2015 in Northridge, Los Angeles, California, USA.

14. Mary Hatcher

Actress | Holiday in Havana

She was a pert brunette with a winning smile who decorated several minor screen entertainments in the 1940s. A genuinely talented singer and tap dancer, even a fair actress, Mary Hatcher enjoyed a promising start, yet -- like so many other hopefuls -- her career barely got off the ground. Mary was ...