The Buildings and Grounds Division is responsible for maintenance of Lyon County cemeteries and for the sale of cemetery plots.

Rules and Regulations

Cemetery Rules and Regulations

Below is a summary of the Rules and Regulations:

  • All burials must be in accordance with Federal, State, and County laws and must be pre-arranged and approved by a Lyon County Cemetery representative.
  • All arrangements for the opening and closing of gravesites are to be made through a licensed funeral director.


Burial plots (5' x 10'): $500.00
Cremation plots (2' 6" x 2' 6"): $150.00

Purchase a Plot

Application for Cemetery Plot

Mason and Smith Valley - Contact Information

Lyon County Manager's Office
27 S. Main St.
Yerington, NV 89447
(775) 463-6531

Dayton, Silver Springs and Silver City - Contact Information
Lyon County Parks and Grounds
PO Box 1544
34 Lakes Blvd
Dayton, NV 89403
(775) 246-6227