Nearly six months after his mysterious death, David Carradine finally has a marker at his final resting place at Forest Lawn Hollywood Hills Cemetery and RadarOnline.com has the first photos of it.
The marker, paid for by Carradine’s family reads, “David Carradine AKA John Arthur Carradine” 1936-2009. “THE BAREFOOT LEGEND” He will ever more be revered as one who popularized the spiritual values of the East in the West. Dancer, Musician, Artist, Actor, Producer, Director, Writer, Composer, Storyteller, Poet, Philosopher, Aesthete, Academician, Martial Artist, Master, Teacher, Kung Fu.
“Devoted and loving Brother, Husband, Father, Grandfather, Great Grandfather, Uncle and Friend.”
At the bottom of the marker is this quote from Carradine:
“I’m looking for a place where the dogs don’t bite and children don’t cry and everything always goes just right and brothers don’t fight” David Carradine.
Carradine’s funeral was held on June 13, 2009. His casket was carried in a white hearse from Groman Eden Mortuary to his burial at Forest Lawn Memorial Park. Among the many stars and family members that attended his private memorial were: Lucy Liu, Tom Selleck, Frances Fisher, James Cromwell and Chris Potter.
Carradine, 72, was found hanging in a Bangkok hotel room on June 4. Thai authorities continue to investigate his death. A private pathologist said suicide had been ruled out as a cause of death.
Two of Carradine’s ex-wives stated that his sexual interests included the practice of erotic asphyxiation, which involves cutting off oxygen to the brain for sexual pleasure.