|8235 Mission Rd|
Postal Code: 78214
Phone: (210) 923-0272
|Cemetery notes and/or description:|
San Antonio City Cemetery #8, also known in the past as Southside Cemetery, was originally opened for burials in 1904. On January 11, 1923 through a City Ordinance, San Antonio City Cemetery #8 was renamed to San Jose Burial Park. On March 1, 1923, San Jose Burial Park was designated to received burials for the city indigent. In 1974, the city decreed to donate all unclaimed bodies to medical science facilities.
This burial park has always been open for the public use as well as itís past designation for the county/city use.