Tips for Visiting a Friend or Family Member Who is Terminally Ill

Posted on April 22nd, 2019
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At some point in time, you may find yourself in the position of having to visit a family member or friend who is terminally ill and inching ever closer to their death. You’ll want to visit them and to spend quality time with them before the service at a funeral home in Madison, TN. But […]

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How to Discuss Funeral Planning with Your Elderly Parents

Posted on April 15th, 2019
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In life, there are certain topics that are somewhat taboo. You can bet that issues involving death are among them. But that doesn’t mean that uncomfortable topics should be swept under the rug or ignored outright. After all, ignoring the elephant in the room doesn’t mean that it isn’t there. So it’s always best to […]

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Tips for Creating a Grief Basket for Someone Dealing with a Loss

Posted on April 8th, 2019
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At some point in time, you’ll encounter a situation where a friend loses a family member. It’s not always easy to know what to do and say when things like this happen, but you should do and say something. You can convey your condolences, tell your friend that you’re there for them or are praying […]

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There’s Nothing to Fear About Going to a Funeral Home

Posted on April 1st, 2019
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Chances are that you won’t step foot inside of a funeral home until there’s a need to plan final services for a loved one who has passed away. It’s understandable that people don’t really want to be around places connected with death, but the reality is that death is an unavoidable part of the circle […]

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How to Deal with Anniversaries Following a Partner’s Death

Posted on March 25th, 2019
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It can be hard to face an anniversary after your partner has passed away. Even if you’re starting to gain traction and to pick up the pieces after the Hermitage, TN cremation, it can be a struggle if the anniversary of your wedding date approaches. It’s normal to grieve and you can’t really put a timeframe on the […]

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