50+ Brilliant Tombstones By People Whose Sense Of Humor Will Live Forever

People’s last words stick with us for a long time, but memory fades and stone doesn’t. Unless you get cremated and your ashes end up in an ugly urn, your remains get a grave, and together with it – the last opportunity to entertain those who drop by for a visit.

A&D has compiled a list of some of the funniest epitaphs on tombstones, proving that a sense of humor can live forever. From a delicious fudge recipe to an unapologetic joke about religion, these people are the non-living examples of the right attitude. Scroll down to check out the deadly funny gravestones and vote for your favorite ones! (H/T)

01. Gay Vietnam Veteran


02. If You Can Read This


03. Walking Through A Cemetery When All Of A Sudden…


04. I Was Hoping For A Pyramid

Gerri Gray

05. Still There Was Love

06. Visiting My Grandma’s Grave And Found This On A Tombstone Nearby


07. All Dressed Up An No Place To Go

08. Kay’s Fudge


09. That’s An Unusually Fun Tomb Stone


10. Finally

11. That’s All Folks


12. Pardon For Not Rising

13. This Man’s Tombstone Is A Giant Middle Finger


14. Merv Griffin Grave

Dormant Braincell

15. Go Away


16. Ouija Grave


17. Hidden Message

Mononc’ Paul

18. I Came Here Without Being Consulted


19. Found While Out Planting Flags In The Cemetery For Memorial Day


20. Shit Happens


21. Arthur And His Wife

22. She Always Said Her Feet Were Killing Her, But No One Believed Her

NC Cigany

23. Uncle Walter

Bill Stephens

24. Damn


25. She Answered

26. Think Of Me And Smile

Christopher Allen

27. I See Dumb People

28. On The Backside Of Mom’s Headstone


29. Found This Gem At The Local Cemetery, When You See It


30. Daddy’s Own Language

Family Tree Magazine

31. Sucks To Be Me

32. She’s Surely Going To Hell

Taed Wynnell

33. Do Not Enter

34. My Great Grandfathers Headstone. I Have Never Met Him, But I Wish I Had


35. Let ‘Er Rip

Pat David

36. Oh Well

37. Clay Allison Never Killed A Man That Did Not Need Killing


38. Nobody’s Perfect

Dormant Braincell

39. Have A Seat

Thomas Dwyer

40. I Do Work For Cemeteries And This Is One Of The More Bizzare Quotes I’ve Seen On A Headstone


41. Went In The Hole With This One

42. He Was Right

J. Stephen Conn

43. This Tombstone On A Beach Graveyard


44. Steve And Anya Left Something After Them

45. Well This Sucks


46. I Knew This Would Happen


47. Never Satisfied – Will Be Back

Johan Mathiesen

48. George Spencer Millet


49. Don’t You Cry

Tammra M

50. Dad Wanted To Update My Grandparents’ Tombstone To Include My Uncle Who Died This Year. He Sent Sample Text To Show The Font He Wanted For The Names


51. The Doctor Will See You Soon

Lizzie Fox

52. Here Lies Pa

53. Found This Tombstone At A Cemetery In Salt Lake City, UT


54. Best Damn Moonshiner


55. Gabe Salutes You

Dustin Oliver

56. I Chuckle Every Time I Go To The Cemetery


57. Everything About This Tombstone


58. This Ain’t Bad Once You Get Used To It

GJ Charlet III

59. Good At Pissing People Off


60. What A Relief

Johan Mathiesen

61. This Tombstone


62. Too Bad, We Had Fun


63. Laughing All The Way To The Grave


64. This Tombstone Was In The Italian Section Of The Park


65. It Happens

Paul England

66. The Epitaph

Tyna D

67. There’s Only Two Things In Life But I Forget What They Are

Mr. Lopez

68. My Loss, But Your Gain

Connie Lagasse Russell

69. Killed For Making Huge Salad


70. A Noisy, Antiquated Teacher

Helly Julie

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