Obituaries

Mary Louise Thacker
B: 1933-07-31
D: 2018-10-09
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Thacker, Mary Louise
Bruce Dickey
B: 1946-07-11
D: 2018-10-05
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Dickey, Bruce
Dorothy Mosley
B: 1937-02-09
D: 2018-09-15
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Mosley, Dorothy
John Thomas Tedder
B: 1965-08-22
D: 2018-09-12
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Tedder, John Thomas
Ruth Cole
B: 1930-06-06
D: 2018-09-12
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Cole, Ruth
Ms. Johnnie Edwards
B: 1921-04-19
D: 2018-09-08
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Edwards, Ms. Johnnie
Johnny Baker
B: 1968-10-22
D: 2018-09-08
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Baker, Johnny
Mary Ann West
B: 1930-08-20
D: 2018-09-07
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West, Mary Ann
Martha Sue Kimbrell
B: 1939-08-27
D: 2018-08-31
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Kimbrell , Martha Sue
Stephen Hurt Richardson
B: 1956-03-19
D: 2018-08-21
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Richardson, Stephen Hurt
Gale Lester
B: 1947-01-19
D: 2018-08-18
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Lester, Gale
Henry Lackey
B: 1934-09-06
D: 2018-08-17
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Lackey, Henry
Lillian Spencer
B: 1923-12-12
D: 2018-08-17
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Spencer, Lillian
Charlotte Skinner
B: 1942-11-13
D: 2018-08-16
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Skinner, Charlotte
Ruby Brown
B: 1926-05-11
D: 2018-08-06
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Brown, Ruby
Jim Russell
B: 1944-02-01
D: 2018-07-24
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Russell, Jim
Jimmy Appleton
B: 1959-02-21
D: 2018-07-11
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Appleton, Jimmy
James Irby Patterson
D: 2018-07-01
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Patterson, James Irby
Dottie Sue Harrison
B: 1941-04-05
D: 2018-06-19
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Harrison, Dottie Sue
Carrie Nichols
B: 1921-12-06
D: 2018-06-13
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Nichols, Carrie
Nell Snellings
B: 1946-03-12
D: 2018-05-24
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Snellings, Nell

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5. Arrange for the transportation of your loved one's physical remains. We can escort them to our facility or directly to the crematory.

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6. Consider what kind of ceremony you would like to have. You can plan for a traditional funeral followed by the cremation or delay the ceremony until you have the time to plan a memorial service, celebration-of-life, or scattering ceremony.

7. Ask for assistance from your family and friends. When making plans for a meaningful event, encourage everyone to get involved. Ask them to gather family photos, write down the stories they'd like to share, and talk to them about the best location for the event. If you would like a eulogy, this is the time to ask someone special to take on that task.

8. Select the music, prayers, or other readings. You don't have to have any of these things but you should decide exactly what you and your guests will do at this event. There are endless possibilities.

9. Contact guests well ahead of time. This is especially important if they will need to travel or request time off from work.

10. Decide what will be done with the cremated remains. Commonly the urn is a visual focal point of a celebration-of-life. Will you then take it home? Will the scattering of ashes be a part of the event? You may want to purchase keepsake urns for family members.

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