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Akron funeral director charged with grand larceny – again
An Akron funeral director has been charged with grand larceny, accused of pocketing more than $5,000 in pre-paid funeral money that should have been deposited in a bank.
Obituary: Earl Holcomb, longtime St. Paul funeral director
Earl Holcomb’s family made sure that his funeral was as traditional and honorable as the many that he orchestrated as owner and funeral director at Holcomb, Henry, Boom and Purcell Funeral Home in St. Paul . He spent more than 70 years in the funeral business himself, dying Feb. 12 at age 98.
Funeral director shocked as 'dead' Mississippi man kicks his way out of body bag
A funeral director in Mississippi got a bit of a shock this week when a man, brought to him in a body bag, kicked to get out just before he was to be embalmed, a local TV station reported.
Akron funeral director charged with grand larceny after serving jail time for embezzlement
An Akron funeral director has been charged with grand larceny, accused of pocketing more than $5,000 in prepaid funeral money that should have been deposited in a bank.
Board revokes local funeral home's license to practice
The N.C. Board of Funeral Service has stripped a Hendersonville funeral home of its licenses to practice, citing repeated violations of state statutes.
Funeral director allegedly steals from accounts
For the second time, a funeral director in Akron is accused of stealing money from his clients.