From one which apologises for ‘not getting up,’ to another which documents an infamous fudge recipe, these hilarious gravestones reveal people who really had the last laugh.
The series of amusing pictures, which were sent in from people across the globe, have been collated in a photo gallery by Go Social.
Despite being on death’s door, these witty plaques suggest the people in question took their sense of humour to the grave.
Laid to rest! This witty note left on a man’s gravestone joked about the fact he’ll be laying low for the foreseeable future
Food for thought! While this lady sadly passed away, her renowned Fudge recipe is sure to live on
Facing reality! One man decided not only to create a powerful message, but to turn it into a smiley face for added impact
One foot in the grave! This lady took her passing in her stride – if the message on her plaque is anything to go by
The pessimist! This headstone which reads ‘I knew this would happen,’ suggests the owner was either a psychic or a cynic
To the point! There’s no beating around the bush as far as this person’s blunt gravestone is concerned
An ill feeling! This tribute features a Spike Milligan epitaph which reads ‘I told you I was ill’ in Irish
Kiss of death! This baffling explanation as to the cause of the person’s demise is apparently a true story
Well that’s unusual! Not wanting to blend in with the other graves, this headstone certainly stands out from the crowd with its to the point message and distinctive shape
One way! Whoever this headstone is for showed their sense of humour to the very end
Perfect positioning! Whether it was planned or a funny coincidence these grave plots could not have ended up in better spots
Death trap! One man decided to make a huge revelation on his plaque by revealing he ‘never killed a man that didn’t need killing’ – good to know!
Watch your step! This grave reminds visitors to keep their spirits up – and feet off the grass
Sleeping beauty! This lady agrees that there’s nothing worse than being woken up while trying to get some shuteye, so she subtly asked visitors to keep the noise down – by having it written on her gravestone
What a let down! This person was clearly hoping for something slightly more grand than a regular headstone in the cemetery when they passed
A sweet final message certainly brings a smile when read underneath this person’s last name
Polite to the end! This man made sure to remember his manners – and puns – even while in the grave by ensuring he would always have the last laugh
This parent paid tribute to their beloved daughters on their headstone – and the daily struggle of getting ready with a house full of girls
Taking it to the grave! This competitive person was determined to have the last word on their headstone