Obituaries

Annette Sorrow
D: 2017-05-20
View Details
Sorrow, Annette
Herschel Huff
B: 1946-05-28
D: 2017-05-19
View Details
Huff, Herschel
O'Dell Daniel
B: 1920-08-15
D: 2017-05-19
View Details
Daniel, O'Dell
Ann Huff
D: 2017-05-18
View Details
Huff, Ann
Lance Wilder
B: 1970-01-25
D: 2017-05-18
View Details
Wilder, Lance
Robert Yager
B: 1935-03-20
D: 2017-05-18
View Details
Yager, Robert
Louise Fracassa
B: 1941-03-04
D: 2017-05-15
View Details
Fracassa, Louise
Lucy Prather
B: 1919-11-25
D: 2017-05-15
View Details
Prather, Lucy
Raymond Smith
B: 1927-04-21
D: 2017-05-15
View Details
Smith, Raymond
Danny Eades
B: 1997-05-02
D: 2017-05-15
View Details
Eades, Danny
Sue Moore
B: 1932-03-28
D: 2017-05-14
View Details
Moore, Sue
Fannie Pruitt
B: 1921-06-28
D: 2017-05-14
View Details
Pruitt, Fannie
Jeanette Coveny
B: 1924-08-05
D: 2017-05-14
View Details
Coveny, Jeanette
Kathryn Veale
B: 1932-03-06
D: 2017-05-13
View Details
Veale, Kathryn
Theresa Cash
B: 1932-10-27
D: 2017-05-11
View Details
Cash, Theresa
Roy Anderson
B: 1945-12-01
D: 2017-05-11
View Details
Anderson, Roy
Zuline Autry
B: 1935-11-02
D: 2017-05-10
View Details
Autry, Zuline
Patrena Miller
B: 1962-07-13
D: 2017-05-09
View Details
Miller, Patrena
Glenn Coffeen
B: 1946-08-15
D: 2017-05-08
View Details
Coffeen, Glenn
David Moon
B: 1956-12-06
D: 2017-05-07
View Details
Moon, David
JoAnn Pulliam
B: 1952-03-31
D: 2017-05-06
View Details
Pulliam, JoAnn

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
4355 Lexington Road
Athens, GA 30605
Phone: (706) 546-1587
Fax: (706) 548-7984

What is a Memorial Service?

Unlike a traditional funeral, a memorial service is a gathering where a casket is not present (although the urn with the cremated remains may be on display). A memorial service can be held weeks or even months after the death.

A memorial service can be held in a church, the funeral home or a community hall, or somewhere of importance to the deceased and family. There is usually music, selected readings, and a eulogy. Memorial services can be further personalized as a celebration-of-life.

Memorial Service Ideas

Our experience has shown us that many of today's families want more than a traditional funeral. This can be done by bringing more of the personality and lifestyle of the deceased into the arrangements. By displaying photographs or staging the event around a favorite pastime, a memorial service can become more personal and meaningful.

If a personalized memorial service suits the needs of your family, we suggest you consider the following questions:

  • What did your loved one like to do?
  • What was he or she like as an individual?
  • What was their profession and how did that shape their life?
  • Was your loved one spiritual?
  • Was he or she proud of their cultural or ethnic heritage? 

We're Here to Advise, Assist, and Guide You

Using the above five questions as our guide, we will spend the time to help create a fitting memorial service for your loved one. Please call us at (706) 546-1587 to learn the details of our memorial service planning process.