Funeral & Obituary News for
Johnson City, TN
Funeral of disaster-hit ferry owner starts in S. Korea
The funeral of a South Korean tycoon who was the target of a massive manhunt connected to April's ferry disaster began Saturday under tight security at the compound of the religious group he led. Yoo Byung-Eun, 73, was the head of the family which owned and operated the Sewol ferry that sank on April 16 with the loss of around 300 lives, most of them schoolchildren. Following a 24-hour vigil ...
Funeral costs vary, but can be very high
Question: My best friend's mother recently passed and although her mother had life insurance, a large amount of it was used to pay for her funeral expenses. My friend gave me a rough estimate of how much the funeral costs and I could not believe how expensive it can be. Do you have some advice that can help me prepare for the cost of a funeral?
Funeral of Disaster-Hit Ferry Owner Starts in South Korea
The funeral of a South Korean tycoon who was the target of a massive manhunt connected to April's ferry disaster began on Saturday under tight security at the compound of the religious group he led.
Michigan funeral home seeks to curb texting while driving
— A western Michigan funeral home is working to raise awareness about the dangers of texting while driving by launching a campaign highlighting the potentially fatal consequences involved.
Family mourns slain 9-year-old boy
Three weeks ago, Antonio Maurice Smith, Jr., was just another kid enjoying summer with his family at the annual Bud Billiken Parade.
Police release photos of alleged funeral home burglar
"[The burglar] went by and viewed a few bodies," owner Louis Charbonnet said. "He walked by one particular famous guy we have in here, and he stopped and visited with him and went about his business of stealing."