Portal, AZ - Rodeo, NM



Schaughency Park

Paradise Remembered

Roads In Cave Creek Canyon

Marble In The Chiricahuas

Paradise Record

Paradise Cemetery

(Slide Show)

Revised Jan 2010 "Resting in Paradise" includes photos of all grave markers/graves in Paradise Cemetery and identifying information and location keyed to new Map of Paradise Cemetery by Bob Waldmire - published by Paradise Cemetery Association.

$12.00 available from all PCA officers.

Chiricahua-Peloncillo Historical Society & Paradise

Cemetery Association

Mission Statement: 

 A gathering of local History enthusiasts to collect and organize, to preserve, and to share natural and human history of our area.


The Chiricahua-Peloncillo Historical Society's primary function is to share our history through historical programs and field trips.

Please join us for information sharing “FIELD TRIPS” to area sites and learn the family histories and stories from our local residents.


Become a Member

Individual: $15.00 a year

Family :    $20.00 a year

All meetings, Field Trips, and Programs are open to the Public.  Contributions are welcomed.

Officers of CPHS

President : Bud Johnson       520-558-3266    hikerboy@mac.com

Vice President: Diana Hadley

Secretary/Treasurer : Debb Johnson    520-558-3266   dalderjohnson@gmail.com  

Communications & Public Relations:
Debb Johnson    520-558-3266   dalderjohnson@gmail.com  

Field Trip Planners : Budd Johnson    520/558-3266

Historian : Jeanne Williams     jwilliams@vtc.net

Please contact any of the above, if you would like to lead a field trip or suggest a location.

Paradise Cemetery Association

Article 6. Burial Privileges:  Eligibility for burial is available upon request subject to approval by the Executive Committee, to any person and immediate family whose primary residence is or was within the area defined Below: The Arizona- New Mexico boundary on the East, the South border of Township T 18 S, near Sulphur Draw, extended to the crest of the Chiricahua Mountains on the West and the Third Standard Parallel on the North.


President :  Ted Troller     (520) 558-2230   portalland@vtc.net

Vice-President : Debbie Bernard  (520)558-2417

Secretary/Treasurer:    Reed Peters

520/558-2334    info@cavecreekranch.com

P.O. Box 16525, Portal, AZ 85632

Join us and support your cemetery.   No Dues for Members.   Contributions are Welcomed.

Annual Meeting Open to the Public.

Sally Spofford

Ruth & Jim Shilling

Bob Morse

Ralph Morrow

Guy & Audrey Miller

Bob Chew

Gerry Hernbrode

Stephen Reed

Emma Maloney

(Field Trip)

Portal Rescue-Early Years

Building A Fire Station

Ol' Time Picnic - 2009