Oakland Jewish Cemetery

2101 Barber Street,

Little Rock, Arkansas 72206

Cemetery: 501-372-6429

Temple B'nai Israel Office: 501-225-9700

In 1874, Congregation B’nai Israel purchased a five acre site at Oakland Fraternal Cemetery under the guidance of Fredrick Kramer, a Temple member and Little Rock Mayor. The congregation purchased more land in 1902 and 1926, expanding the cemetery to 9.5 acres. In 2010, Oakland Cemetery was added to the National Register of Historic Places and a cell phone listening tour was made available.

The phone number for the tour is (501)708-0011. The tour is free, phone charges may apply. 


Spring, Summer and Fall: 7:00 am – 5:30 pm

Winter: 7:00 am – 5:00 pm

7 Days per week, including all holidays

Cemetery Office hours are Monday through Friday – 8:30 am – 4:30 pm

PLEASE NOTE: This web page was launched in January 2023.

The information contained in these burial records for Oakland Jewish Cemetery

is presented as a work in progress and is regularly updated to ensure accuracy. 

Photographs and documents are continually added to burial records

by the Cemetery Committee of Congregation B'nai Israel.

Please report incorrect or missing information to OJCLittleRock@gmail.com.