Obituaries

Clark Burrows
B: 1954-01-09
D: 2019-07-19
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Burrows, Clark
Erica Smith
B: 1980-07-09
D: 2019-07-12
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Smith, Erica
Judy Johnson
B: 1946-11-25
D: 2019-06-28
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Johnson, Judy
Mariann Cameron
B: 1962-09-02
D: 2019-06-27
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Cameron, Mariann
Douglas Clarke
B: 1928-12-30
D: 2019-06-23
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Clarke, Douglas
Kenneth Wilson
B: 1954-11-21
D: 2019-06-23
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Wilson, Kenneth
Patricia Lawless
B: 1942-04-13
D: 2019-06-23
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Lawless, Patricia
Arnold Lawrence
B: 1953-05-10
D: 2019-06-19
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Lawrence, Arnold
Arthur Furrow
B: 1952-11-10
D: 2019-06-19
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Furrow, Arthur
Paul Brady
B: 1961-02-14
D: 2019-06-06
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Brady, Paul
Dixie Gautier
B: 1929-10-26
D: 2019-06-06
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Gautier, Dixie
Paul Barske
B: 1946-12-21
D: 2019-06-05
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Barske, Paul
Sheila Little
B: 1956-09-24
D: 2019-06-04
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Little, Sheila
George Price
B: 1942-01-20
D: 2019-05-24
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Price, George
Marjorie Goad
B: 1959-12-31
D: 2019-05-22
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Goad, Marjorie
Penny Clark
B: 1974-04-18
D: 2019-05-21
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Clark, Penny
Jeffery Elkins
B: 1968-12-25
D: 2019-05-16
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Elkins, Jeffery
Darla Morris
B: 1956-09-16
D: 2019-05-15
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Morris, Darla
Frank D'Angelo
B: 1966-09-17
D: 2019-05-12
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D'Angelo, Frank
Michael McCloskey
B: 1979-11-11
D: 2019-04-26
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McCloskey, Michael
Donald Daugherty
B: 1947-06-27
D: 2019-04-26
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Daugherty, Donald

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What is a Memorial Service?

Unlike a traditional funeral, a memorial service is a gathering where a casket is not present (although the urn with the cremated remains may be on display). A memorial service can be held weeks or even months after the death.

A memorial service can be held in a church, the funeral home or a community hall, or somewhere of importance to the deceased and family. There is usually music, selected readings, and a eulogy. Memorial services can be further personalized as a celebration-of-life.

Memorial Service Ideas

Our experience has shown us that many of today's families want more than a traditional funeral. This can be done by bringing more of the personality and lifestyle of the deceased into the arrangements. By displaying photographs or staging the event around a favorite pastime, a memorial service can become more personal and meaningful.

If a personalized memorial service suits the needs of your family, we suggest you consider the following questions:

  • What did your loved one like to do?
  • What was he or she like as an individual?
  • What was their profession and how did that shape their life?
  • Was your loved one spiritual?
  • Was he or she proud of their cultural or ethnic heritage? 

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Using the above five questions as our guide, we will spend the time to help create a fitting memorial service for your loved one. Please call us at (228) 872-3637 to learn the details of our memorial service planning process.