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  1. Lawsuit Filed Against Jacksonville Funeral HomeRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | FOX16

    The family who used the services of a now-shut down Jacksonville funeral home filed a lawsuit today in Pulaski County court. Kenny Smith from Izard County passed away on October 30 and was brought to Arkansas Funeral Home about five days later.


  2. 'Customised' funerals coming to cityRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Nelson Mail

    Simplicity Funerals, a subsidiary of Bledisloe New Zealand, is opening the Nelson location after establishing in Auckland Wellington and Christchurch. "We have come to Nelson so we can offer a viable option for people who don't want a traditional service."


  3. Arkansas Insurance Department issues order on funeral homeRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | KSLA-TV Shreveport

    Arkansas' insurance commissioner has issued an emergency order prohibiting a funeral home that has surrendered its operating license from the selling of prepaid funeral benefits contracts. Insurance Commissioner Allen Kerr issued the order on Monday prohibiting Arkansas Funeral Care of Jacksonville from the selling the contracts.


  4. Obama approval at 50%, conservatives losing their mindsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Daily Kos

    I peeked at Drudge today and I saw a nice bright red link titled "GALLUP: O APPROVAL 50%...". This isn't too strange, because if you have been following Obama's approval polling it has been steadily ticking up since the 2014 elections.


  5. Grant Faulkner's death 'ought not to have happened'Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | CBC News

    The tragic death of a homeless man who died when his makeshift shelter caught fire on a cold winter night is one that was preventable, says a local church leader. On Monday, a funeral was being held at Agincourt's St. Timothy's Anglican Church for Grant "Gunner" Faulkner, a man whose body was found nearly two weeks ago in a shed near McCowan Road and Sheppard Avenue East.


  6. Memorial service boosts St Ann's HospiceRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Messenger Newspapers

    RE Jones funeral director John Heery and funeral arrangements administrator Dawn Williams hand over a cheque to Stewart Graham from the fundraising team at St Ann's Hospice FUNERAL directors RE Jones, of Sale, donated A 585 to St Ann's Hospice after a memorial service for families who had lost someone. Candles were lit in honour of loved ones during the service at The Avenue Methodist Church, which was supported by Cooperative Funeralcare, of Sale.


  7. Muskegon City Commission: Zone change would allow Sytsema to pursue cremation facilityRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago |

    A zoning change needed for Sytsema Funeral Homes to cremate remains at its Muskegon location will be before the city commission Tuesday. The funeral home asked for, and the city staff is recommending, a zoning ordinance amendment that could make it possible for a crematory to be added at the Sytsema location at 737 E. Apple Ave. That location, near the corner of Getty Street, is the site of the Sytsema Chapel.


  8. Today's List: Six weird things you can rentRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | WSTR-FM Atlanta

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  9. 3am inferno at council HQRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Henley Standard

    STAFF at South Oxfordshire District Council are fighting to restore services after a fire ripped through their offices. The two-storey building in Crowmarsh Gifford was severely damaged in the blaze, which began in the early hours of Thursday last week.


  10. Cremation garden in Oklahoma City uses new technology for expanded offeringsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    When Eddie and Navada Beard, of Mangum, die, their children will use GPS to locate their parents' exact final resting place. That's because the couple, who are in their mid-70s, have chosen to have their ashes inurned among as many as 228,000 others' at a new cremation garden in Oklahoma City.


  11. Murder in Mobile: Memorial T-shirts and other products offer comfort to some families...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Alabama Live

    Editor's note: This is part of a series of stories about the hardship many Mobile families endure as a result of violent crime. Gathered on the one-year anniversary of Bill Hopkins' murder , a few hundred feet from where he took his last breath, his family members in Mobile wear the uniforms of grief and remembrance.


  12. Robert E. "Bob" Miller Obituary: View Robert Miller's Obituary by The Marion StarRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Marion Star

    Be the first to share your memories or express your condolences in the Guest Book for Robert E. "Bob" Miller. Robert E. "Bob" Miller Cardington: Rural Cardington resident Robert E. "Bob" Miller passed away Friday morning January 23, 2015 in OhioHealth Grant Medical Center, Columbus, following a short illness.


  13. Free News for Bradenton, FL and Manatee CountyRead the original story

    Saturday | The Bradenton Times

    TBT provides basic obituaries as a free service. To place a local obituary in our publication, simply email the listing to .


  14. State Troopers Give Forgotten Woman a Proper FuneralRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | NBC Philadelphia

    While they're known for honoring their own, members of the Delaware State Police Honor Guard also showed their compassion for a local woman who had never been in uniform. The troopers volunteered as pallbearers to make sure the forgotten woman received a proper funeral.


  15. Raymond Morris: Taxpayer funds funeral of Cannock Chase child killerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | IcWolverhampton

    Anger after Ministry of Justice used public funds to cremate evil paedophile who died in May 2013 - and even bought flowers The Ministry of Justice has used taxpayers' money to pay for the funeral of Cannock Chase child murderer Raymond Morris - and even bought him some flowers. Now the Ministry of Justice has released details of the cost of Morris' taxpayer-funded funeral, in response to a Freedom of Information request from the Sunday Mercury.


  16. Northfield Funeral Homes Announce PartnershipRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 |

    Northfield's two venerable funeral homes - Benson & Langehough Funeral Home & Cremation and Bierman Funeral Home - have announced they are joining forces effective immediately. Between the two mortuaries, they will continue to provide comprehensive funeral and cremation services in Northfield and the surrounding region.


  17. Guard of honour by school at funeralRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 24 | Dromore Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. St Patrick's College performed a guard of honour at the recent funeral of former staff member Philomena Chambers, who passed away at the Southern Area Hospice on Sunday January 11. Mrs Chambers, of Edenderry Park in Banbridge, was the dear mum of Stephen and Leanne and mother-in-law of Grainne and grandmother of Aoife.


  18. Report: Decomposing body found at Arkansas funeral homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    A state inspector says she found an obviously decomposing body seeping fluids at a funeral home in suburban Little Rock. Leslie Stokes represents the Arkansas Board of Embalmers and Funeral Directors.


  19. Zion Hill Mortuary and Cremation Services - New Year is the Time to Prepare in AdvanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | PRWeb

    Every year, more than one million people plan and fund their funerals ahead of time. Zion Hill Mortuary and Cremation Services says the start of the new year is a good time to regroup and make plans for the future by thinking about preplanning for one's funeral, well in advance.


  20. Thomas Wayne LordRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 24 | The News Journal

    Tom attended A.I. duPont High School. He loved the Flyers hockey team, urban art, going out to dinner, trains and fishing.