Buck O’Neil Honored With Monument-al Mistake

A note to all future PR people: When you are organizing efforts to get a monument made honoring someone, you might want to make sure you spell the person’s name correctly on the monument! It’s probably worth an extra proofread.

Typo in Buck O'Neil's monument

This monument, for legendary ballplayer Buck O’Neil, went up a few weeks ago in Forest Hill Cemetery,with the glaring error of his last name being spelled incorrectly.

The plaque was placed a mere 500 feet from O’Neil’s burial plot which means, if you listen very closely, you can actually view the mistake while hearing Buck roll over in his grave.

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