Obituaries

Sherman Gillespie
D: 2019-09-11
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Gillespie, Sherman
Dorett Whittaker
B: 1938-02-13
D: 2019-08-03
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Whittaker, Dorett
Vivian Hill
B: 1958-10-19
D: 2019-07-31
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Hill, Vivian
Lorna Wade
B: 1929-10-06
D: 2019-07-29
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Wade, Lorna
Demetri Johnson
B: 2019-07-23
D: 2019-07-28
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Johnson, Demetri
Japhet Bigirimana
B: 1933-01-01
D: 2019-07-19
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Bigirimana, Japhet
Robert Franklin
B: 1964-11-18
D: 2019-07-19
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Franklin, Robert
Henderson Scott
B: 1933-11-15
D: 2019-07-01
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Scott, Henderson
Ferria Staples
B: 1939-01-30
D: 2019-06-29
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Staples, Ferria
Randy Sanders
B: 1967-02-06
D: 2019-06-20
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Sanders, Randy
Jodeci Davis
B: 1992-11-25
D: 2019-06-20
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Davis, Jodeci
Christopher Harrison
B: 1953-10-21
D: 2019-06-17
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Harrison, Christopher
Tiffany Davis
B: 1981-07-19
D: 2019-06-14
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Davis, Tiffany
Edna McDade
B: 1930-10-14
D: 2019-06-11
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McDade, Edna
Phil Matthews
B: 1935-07-26
D: 2019-06-11
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Matthews, Phil
Alford Taylor
D: 2019-06-11
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Taylor, Alford
Marjorie Haines
B: 1949-08-01
D: 2019-05-31
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Haines, Marjorie
Annie Walton
B: 1942-01-29
D: 2019-05-25
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Walton, Annie
Lisa Matthews
B: 1967-08-24
D: 2019-05-25
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Matthews, Lisa
Tarcis Semutuzo
B: 1962-01-01
D: 2019-05-24
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Semutuzo, Tarcis
Teresa Love
B: 1963-10-19
D: 2019-05-19
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Love, Teresa

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Writing Down a Life: Crafting the Obituary
An obituary serves as notification that an individual has died and provides service details. But it can be for more than that. Our guidelines will help you in writing a well-crafted obituary.
Writing and Delivering a Eulogy
Writing and delivering a eulogy is a way of paying tribute to a loved one’s memory. But it can be a challenge to write and to deliver. Our tips can help.
Social Expectations: a Primer on Funeral Etiquette
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