|Old Villa Ridge Road|
Postal Code: 62964
|Cemetery notes and/or description:|
Because the town of Cairo has a very low elevation and is located between the Mississippi & Ohio Rivers, the Cairo City Cemetery is located about 12 miles north of the town of Cairo at Villa Ridge, IL.
From Cairo, Illinois, go north on I-57 for 9 miles to Exit 8. Take Exit 8 and turn left on Mounds Road and go 1 mile. Turn right on Old U. S. Highway 51 and go 2 miles to Villa Ridge.
At Villa Ridge take Old Villa Ridge Road for ¼ of a mile which will bring you to the cemetery entrance. (Old Villa Ridge Road goes west for 0.1 of a mile; then you will need to turn south to stay on Old Villa Ridge Road for another 0.15 of a mile)