Choosing the Right Monument

There are several types of monuments. Each of the three most common styles are:

Upright Monuments

Flat Monuments or grass markers

Slant Monuments


Each style above is available in a variety of granites. A listing of material options is here :

Domestic Granites

  • American Black
  • Barre Gray
  • Canadian Mahogany
  • Canadian Pink
  • Dakota Mahogany
  • North American Pink
  • Royal Emerald
  • Steeled Barre Gray

Imported Granites

  • Bahama Blue
  • Blue Pearl
  • Imperial Gray
  • Dark Imperial Gray
  • Galaxy Black
  • Impala
  • Imperial Green
  • Imperial Pink
  • India Black
  • India Mahogany
  • India Red
  • Multicolor Red
  • Paradiso
  • Supreme Black
  • Taj Aurora
  • Tropical Green

Depending on the type of monument and personal preference, monuments can be done in any size, with many design and lettering choices in accordance with your specific cemetery rules and restrictions.

Concrete Foundations

All upright monuments require footings and most cemeteries have strict requirements to follow. Not all cemeteries provide foundation services. Scott Monuments can handle this for you and we will work this service into our price quote.