Obituaries

Robert Kephart
B: 1961-05-18
D: 2019-04-17
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Kephart, Robert
Frances Arrington
B: 1929-11-25
D: 2019-04-17
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Arrington, Frances
Lorenzo Thompson
B: 1950-06-15
D: 2019-04-16
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Thompson, Lorenzo
Jose Lara
B: 1984-01-23
D: 2019-04-14
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Lara, Jose
Betty Haley
B: 1933-03-02
D: 2019-04-13
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Haley, Betty
Elva Webb
B: 1937-09-07
D: 2019-04-13
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Webb, Elva
Allan Bouknight
B: 1960-08-14
D: 2019-04-06
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Bouknight, Allan
Orville Hurley
B: 1924-01-13
D: 2019-03-29
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Hurley, Orville
Virginia Moore
B: 1931-06-01
D: 2019-03-25
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Moore, Virginia
Jerry Thornton
B: 1947-12-30
D: 2019-03-25
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Thornton, Jerry
Peggy Young
B: 1944-06-21
D: 2019-03-23
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Young, Peggy
John Mikan
B: 1937-06-09
D: 2019-03-22
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Mikan, John
Shirley Miller
B: 1951-08-06
D: 2019-03-22
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Miller, Shirley
Cyble Carver
B: 1927-08-12
D: 2019-03-21
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Carver, Cyble
Gerald Lindley
B: 1940-05-31
D: 2019-03-19
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Lindley, Gerald
William Sudderth
B: 1942-02-16
D: 2019-03-17
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Sudderth, William
Carolynn Brown
B: 1933-12-21
D: 2019-03-16
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Brown, Carolynn
Tereso Quinones
B: 1953-10-03
D: 2019-03-15
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Quinones, Tereso
Roddy Gillis
B: 1936-06-11
D: 2019-03-14
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Gillis, Roddy
Yvonne Collett
B: 1929-04-18
D: 2019-03-13
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Collett, Yvonne
Carolyn Tapley
B: 1948-08-28
D: 2019-03-12
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Tapley, Carolyn

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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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