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Guide to Gravestone Inscriptions

Posted on November 18, 2019 by Conner-Bowman Funeral Home | Leave a comment
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After a funeral at funeral homes in Roanoke, VA, the final step of the funeral process will be to create a gravestone for your loved one. Gravestones, in the last few years, have become highly customizable to reflect the life of the person who is in the grave beneath it. There are some basic guidelines […]

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Planting Memorial Trees

Posted on November 11, 2019 by Conner-Bowman Funeral Home | Leave a comment
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After cremation as part of the cremation services offered in Wirtz, VA, a very good way to create a lasting testimony to your loved one’s life and their impact on the world around them is to plant a tree in their memory. These are called memorial trees. Why consider planting a memorial tree? Beyond honoring […]

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Funeral Gratuities

Posted on November 4, 2019 by Conner-Bowman Funeral Home | Leave a comment
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Understanding funeral gratuities at funeral homes in Wirtz, VA will help family members of a loved one who has died to know who customarily gets tips for their role in the funeral and who does not. When you’re grieving, this part of funeral protocol will probably be the last thing on your mind, but this […]

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Handling Being an Estate Executor and a Beneficiary

Posted on October 28, 2019 by Conner-Bowman Funeral Home | Leave a comment
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After cremation as part of the cremation services offered in Rocky Mount, VA, the deceased person’s estate and affairs must be settled. Being an executor can be challenging. Not only are you grieving the loss of someone you love and trying to live your own life, but you are also faced with a process that […]

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Getting Bereavement Flights

Posted on October 21, 2019 by Conner-Bowman Funeral Home | Leave a comment
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You may need bereavement flights for funerals at funeral homes in Rocky Mount, VA, but you may not know how to go about getting one. It used to be that almost every airline in the United States offered bereavement flights. People who were going to the funerals of immediate family were given special fares that […]

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