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CAUGHT ON CAM: Funeral official loads body into pickup truck
It appears insensitive -- "awful" and "unethical," as described by another funeral director. Yet, it may not even be illegal.
South Augusta neighborhood blames funeral home for stench
The Pepperidge neighborhood is a couple of blocks away from the Poteet Funeral Home on Peach Orchard Road, and families are convinced that's the source of the stench in the area.
Auckland cemetery plot fee rise outrageous
Auckland Council’s proposal to hike the cost of burials will make them unaffordable for many families and force them to cremate relatives against their will, says the Funeral Directors Association of NZ.
‘Token’ funeral angers islander
Straddie man latest victim of failed Alex Gow pre-paid funeral scheme
Funeral Plans Set For H. Foster Pettit
Funeral arrangements are set for former Lexington mayor H. Foster Pettit. Pettit passed away Saturday in Hammond, Louisiana. The 84-year-old had been in the Intensive Care Unit battling a life-threatening bacterial infection. He caught the infection during a fishing trip in October when the boat he was on with family and friends capsized. Pettit got a cut on the leg, causing the infection ...
Mourners remember victims of Dupont leak at funeral services
Mourners cross the Grand View Memorial Park on their way to the funeral home due to a full parking lot for the funeral's of brothers, Robert Tisnado, 39, and Gilbert "Gibby" Tisnado, 48 who died in a hazardous chemical leak at a DuPont plant in La Porte last weekend.