North Carolina Division of Veterans Affairs
Sandhills State Veterans Cemetery
PO Box 39, Spring Lake, NC 28390
“Documents Needed To Verify Eligibility for
DD 214 – Certificate of release
showing “HONORABLE” discharge from active duty.
This is a required item, and will be filed for record.
(*) Military ID cards if Retired or
Medically Retired for Veteran and Spouse.
(*) Veterans Administration Medical
(*) Certificate of Discharge.
Two of the items below (1-4) to verify North
Carolina Resident information
Resident Property Tax Form
W-2 Tax Form
(*) North Carolina Drives License
Indicates items not required, but will be filed for record.
Spouse and Dependent Verification
Marriage Certificate for spouse
Certificate(s) for unmarried children under 21 years of age, or 26 years of age
if a full time student at an approved educational institution.
Birth Certificates(s) for
unmarried children who become physical or mentally disabled and incapable of
self-support before age 21, or 26 if full time student. A Doctor’s Letter on Letterhead is required
Opening and Closing Fee for Spouse or
A $800.00 fee (we prefer a certified check or money order) is
required for spouse
or dependent interment and
is due at the time of need.
Cemetery Responsibilities at No Cost to The
Veteran & Family
Plot, Headstone and Maintenance
of plot and headstone.
Set up for services for the
following times: 10 am 12 Noon & 2 pm.
Family and Funeral Home Responsibilities
Submission of documents at least 24 hours prior to interment date
selected. Funeral expenses to include
casket and concrete or steel vault for casket interments. No vault is required for cremation
interments. United States Flag for
presentation and coordinating Military Honors.
Contacts: Wayne D. Heilig
or Judy Blevins @ (910) 436-5630 or Fax: (910) 436-572