(one's) final resting place

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(one's) final resting place

The location where one's body is interred after death. After I die, I want my ashes to be buried with the seed of an oak, so that instead of a headstone, I might have a new, living tree mark my final resting place.
See also: final, place, resting
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Onlookers stopped in the street as the hearse carrying the small coffin took David to his final resting place.
Town councillor Chris Lines arranged a visit to his final resting place in Kirkdale Cemetery in Liverpool, with Alison Hodgson of Sedgefield Local History Society and Charlie Lines and Joe Whitehill, two pupils from Sedgefield Primary School.
A LETTER handed to Portuguese police claimed to know Madeleine McCann's final resting place, it has emerged.
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THE final resting place of Welsh artist Gwen John has been discovered in France.
Martyr Anas Na'em was escorted to his final resting place in a solemn ceremony in Hama city on Monday.
South Africa's presidency urged Nelson Mandela's family Friday to solve an increasingly bitter dispute "amicably", weighing in for the first time on a feud over the ailing anti-apartheid icon's final resting place.
His final resting place - which turns out may not be so final after all - was lost over the years to redevelopment, ultimately tarmacked over to make a car park.
Margaret, whose late husband, Gordon, was the only surviving child of Violet Gray, helped lift each casket into its final resting place.
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THE King of Pop's final resting place remained a mystery last night.
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They deserve the right to share a final resting place.