Bench grave marker - Headstone in Nebraska made by Palmer Brothers Granite Co.

Bench grave marker - Headstone in Nebraska made by Palmer Brothers Granite Co.

Most Unusual Headstone  Oft photographed, but documented. Apparently, she'd been struck by lightning...

Most Unusual Headstone Oft photographed, but documented. Apparently, she'd been struck by lightning...

10 year old Perry Lee Cox victim of school bombing in New London, Texas on March 18, 1937

10 year old Perry Lee Cox victim of school bombing in New London, Texas on March 18, 1937

The marker is in the shape of Riverside International Raceway, as it was used for the NASCAR races. The cars followed the track going through the “esses,” then taking the right-hand Turn Seven then going straight to the right-hand Turn Twelve, for a 2.62-mile, nine-turn lap. The point where Weatherly’s car impacted the wall (Turn Five) being marked on the headstone by crossed checkered flags. Perhaps such an unusual headstone is appropriate for a man who was called “The Clown Prince of…

The marker is in the shape of Riverside International Raceway, as it was used for the NASCAR races. The cars followed the track going through the “esses,” then taking the right-hand Turn Seven then going straight to the right-hand Turn Twelve, for a 2.62-mile, nine-turn lap. The point where Weatherly’s car impacted the wall (Turn Five) being marked on the headstone by crossed checkered flags. Perhaps such an unusual headstone is appropriate for a man who was called “The Clown Prince of…

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