Atlanta, Georgia, Coretta Scott King, Martin Luther King, Junior, Martin Luther King, Junior Memorial Park

The Burial Place Of Martin Luther King, Junior And Coretta Scott King

Civil Rights leader, Martin Luther King, Junior was buried in Atlanta, Georgia, near the Ebinizer church, where his father used to be a pastor and were Martin Luther King, Junior delivered his last sermon at, after he was assassinated by a white supremacist.

On January 15, 1982, Martin Luther King’s gravesite, his birth home, and the Ebenezer Baptist Church became part of the Martin Luther King, Junior Memorial Park.

In 2006, after Coretta Scott King’s passing, she was laid to rest next to Martin Luther King, Junior above ground, surrounded by a pool of water.