These Celebrity Tombstones Are Both Clever And Impactful At The Same Time

celebrity | 3/18/20

There is a common saying that “”No matter how rich you are, we’re all going to end up in the same coffin” and that just as true for celebrities. In a cemetery, every person is simply a headstone. How you stand out amidst the sea of death? These famous people knew the answer: create a clever epitaph.

Those who referenced their movies and songs or carved jokes into their tombstones will still be remembered decades from now. Here are some of the wittiest and hilarious celebrity tombstones.

Mel Blanc Used One Of His Thousand Voices

Mel Blanc earned the nickname The Man of a Thousand Voices for a reason. He has voiced memorable cartoon characters including Tweety Bird, Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck, Sylvester the Cat, Marvin the Martian, Wile E. Coyote, Road Runner, the Tasmanian Devil, and Porky Pig.

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His work with Looney Toons was immortalized on his tombstone with the phrase “That’s All Folks.” It manages to be clever but heartbreaking at the same time.