Do You Need an Urn Vault?

Posted on October 22nd, 2018
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If your cremated relative had made it clear that they wanted their remains put into an urn and for the urn to be buried in a cemetery, then chances are that you may need to first buy an urn vault. While not necessarily mandated by the law of the land, many cemeteries nonetheless require them before they will […]

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Why Discuss Final Wishes with Family?

Posted on October 15th, 2018
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While no one wants to sit around and talk about their eventual death and about what body disposition option they want, that doesn’t mean that you should delay this all-important talk. Indeed, you should sit down and talk to one or more of your loved ones so that they can carry out your wishes when the time […]

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Tips for Explaining Cremation to a Child

Posted on October 8th, 2018
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While death is a part of the circle of life, this reality doesn’t really make it any easier to deal with. And this can be compounded if you have to explain what death means to a child who might not have the necessary frame of reference. It can be even more of a challenge if you need […]

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Important Funeral Service Etiquette

Posted on October 1st, 2018
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If you were to go to a funeral service in the next few days, would you confidently know what to say, what to wear and how to act when you get there? Many people aren’t quite aware that funeral service etiquette is real and is made up of unwritten, yet widely accepted, rules about how things are done. Read on for a look […]

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How a Funeral Director Can Help You

Posted on September 24th, 2018
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When there’s a death in the family, it can be a very stressful and painful time. Dealing with grief and loss can be onerous enough, but adding funeral planning to the list can push many people to their breaking point. That’s why you need to find a funeral director to help with Hermitage, TN funeral home and cremation […]

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