Concerns raised about abandoned historic cemetery in Dallas

In this Thursday, Aug. 29, 2019 photo, Deborah P. Franklin, owner of Dr. Graveyard, touches a Woodmen of the World headstone at the Oakland Cemetery in the South Dallas area of Dallas, Texas. The historic cemetery, which contains the graves of notable figures from the city's early beginnings, has ceased operations.

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