Cemetery Commission

The Barrington Cemetery Commission manages and controls all cemeteries and burial grounds belonging to the Town or in which the Town has any interest. The Commission has the right to sell and dispose of burial lots belonging to the Town and any interest of the Town in any burial lots in the cemeteries and burial grounds for such price, and under such terms, restrictions, rules, and regulations, as they shall adopt. The Commission meets every third Tuesday of the month.

Regular Meetings

Meeting information and agendas can be found on the Secretary of State’s website


  • James Bessel, Chair
  • John E. Anderson, Full Member
  • Suzanne Cherau, Full Member
  • Erika C. Farrell, Full Member
  • Raymond F. Morris, Jr., Full Member
  • Jacob N. Brier, Town Council Liaison


Town Cemeteries

  • Forest Chapel - Nayatt Road
  • Prince's Hill - 283 County Road
  • Tyler Point Burial Ground - 24 Tyler Point Road
  • Watson Yard (Matthew Watson Cemetery) - 1 to 99 Brick Pond Drive
  • Allin Yard (Allin Burial Ground) - Bay Spring Avenue
  • Knockum Hill Burial Ground - New Meadow Road and Warren Avenue, Telephone Pole 33

Superintendent of Cemeteries

Enzly Ramsay
Ramsay's Inc.
24 Verndale Circle
Bristol, RI 02809