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Custom Urn Helped with Healing Process

My husband designs and creates custom wood urns and one of his clients this past year wrote an endearing and unique letter after she received her urn that was made by my husband, Luke Thornton. Her...
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Awkward Photo Shoot

This is not so much a topic of bad funeral cause it was the events after the service that I felt made for a bad funeral. My husbands ex wife came to the memorial service (divorced 22 years ago). We ...
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"How do I sell my cemetery spaces?"

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Q: Sending of sympathy flowers to the church?

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Q: Should an ex-daughter in law be included in the obituary of her ex-husband's mother?

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Q: What permits do I need for Mortuary Transportation?

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Q: Obituary Etiquette for 2 spouses

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