Stone Mausoleum 7" by Exhumed Corpse, released 13 March 1. Includes unlimited streaming of Stone Mausoleum 7" via the free Bandcamp app. Francisco Franco, Spain's fascist dictator, who died in , being exhumed from his purpose-built mausoleum, the Valley of the Fallen. But exhuming bodies isn't that uncommon. former dictator Francisco Franco from a public monument and rebury them in a private cemetery. Mausoleum burial began as the prerogative of the powerful, But dead bodies have a tendency to rot, and when they do so above ground. The controversy surrounding the Valley of the Fallen, the mausoleum that housed Franco's remains, has as much to do with its past as with. It's within these stone buildings where some deceased undergo a process The body is then brought to a family tomb and its final resting. was discovered in an hermetically sealed lead coffin placed in a stone tomb at a convent chapel in the western city of Rennes. "Religious Icon and National Symbol: The Tomb of Ayatollah Khomeini in Iran," Muqarnas 20 (). Page Set in Stone I08Baha'i. Longmont police have exhumed a body from a Greeley cemetery, but have not said what case was being investigated or what led them to the. Exhumation, or disinterment, is the act of digging up, especially a corpse. This is most often done to relocate a body to a different burial spot. Families may.