Gibson Graveyard

I wanted to kind of bump this one up. One of my favorite haunted places and stories, it is also the oldest one I know.

Haunts of Missouri

Located in Park Hills, Mo
History – Also known as Gibson Cemetery. This cemetery is on property originally owned by the Gibson family and it is thought that some of the earliest settlers of this area are buried here, although the graves are now unmarked. The cemetery has been in a sadly neglected state for over eighty years and has suffered significant vandalism, mostly because of a rumor of a vampire being buried here, which has made it a target of young people of the area, especially at night and during Halloween. The cemetery covers three acres of land and has over three hundred bodies buried here, but there are only a few markers scattered around.
The Vampire – Back in the late 1800’s, an epidemic came to the area and many children died. A Hungarian immigrant, who was an albino and didn’t like to come out at day cause…

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