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Southern Funeral Traditions

Posted on June 3, 2019 by Conner-Bowman Funeral Home | Leave a comment
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There will be many funeral traditions in addition to Moneta, VA funeral services. These are Southern traditions that have endured because families pass them on to their children and their grandchildren both by example and by explaining, starting with, “This what you do.” One Southern funeral tradition is that people who attend the visitation, the […]

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Funeral Etiquette Explained

Posted on May 20, 2019 by Conner-Bowman Funeral Home | Leave a comment
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Attending funerals at Penhook, VA funeral homes is governed by rules of etiquette that should be adhered to in order to be respectful to the deceased and to the deceased’s family. Our society, in general, has moved to a more casual way of doing things and much of the etiquette for special occasions, such as […]

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Who Can Conduct a Funeral Service?

Posted on May 6, 2019 by Conner-Bowman Funeral Home | Leave a comment
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Conducting funeral services at Roanoke, VA funeral homes is one of the choices that a family has to make, unless the deceased chose a person in advance, when a loved one dies. This is a significant decision because the person who will conduct the funeral service will oversee, guide, and speak during the service. You […]

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What Are You Wearing to Your Funeral?

Posted on April 22, 2019 by Conner-Bowman Funeral Home | Leave a comment
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The presentation of the deceased at Bassett, VA funeral homes is a big deal for family, friends, and other mourners. While the funeral takes excellent care of much of this presentation, what the deceased is wearing is usually chosen by the family as representation of who the deceased was in life. The clothes and accessories, […]

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Overcoming Fear of Funerals

Posted on April 8, 2019 by Conner-Bowman Funeral Home | Leave a comment
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Fear of funerals at funeral homes in Penhook, VA is more common than you might think. People from all walks of life, including health care professionals who deal with life and death every day, simply are not able to attend funerals, even of those closest to them. The actual reasons are complex, but the fear […]

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