Obituaries

Patti Brown
B: 1954-03-04
D: 2017-05-22
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Brown, Patti
Enoch Beasley
B: 1952-07-08
D: 2017-05-19
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Beasley, Enoch
Virginia Clapp
B: 1921-02-16
D: 2017-05-18
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Clapp, Virginia
Patricia Parr
B: 1932-06-01
D: 2017-05-11
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Parr, Patricia
Thomas Thrift
B: 1944-06-17
D: 2017-05-11
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Thrift, Thomas
Alice Sanford
B: 1933-03-05
D: 2017-05-11
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Sanford, Alice
Rosa Lewis
B: 1923-09-16
D: 2017-05-09
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Lewis, Rosa
Donald Taylor
B: 1941-02-21
D: 2017-05-08
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Taylor, Donald
Marion Dungan
B: 1929-06-14
D: 2017-05-03
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Dungan, Marion
Katherine Ashburn
B: 1938-09-16
D: 2017-05-01
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Ashburn, Katherine
Aubrey Brizendine
B: 1946-10-12
D: 2017-04-29
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Brizendine, Aubrey
Alzerine Headley
B: 1925-07-05
D: 2017-04-28
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Headley, Alzerine
William Bryant
B: 1933-08-09
D: 2017-04-27
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Bryant, William
Doris Davis
B: 1926-09-20
D: 2017-04-25
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Davis, Doris
William Courtney
B: 1948-05-01
D: 2017-04-23
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Courtney, William
Katherine Davis
B: 1944-11-07
D: 2017-04-23
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Davis, Katherine
Jeannette Fisher
B: 1927-02-20
D: 2017-04-21
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Fisher, Jeannette
George Thomas
B: 1947-11-06
D: 2017-04-16
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Thomas, George
Lela Newsome
B: 1926-11-09
D: 2017-04-10
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Newsome, Lela
Gladys Haynie
B: 1928-05-17
D: 2017-04-10
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Haynie, Gladys
William Dodson
B: 1939-05-15
D: 2017-04-06
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Dodson, William

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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.

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