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El Paso County Sheriff's deputies exhume 2nd body in funeral home, mortuary investigation
El Paso County sheriff's deputies Wednesday exhumed a body from a Lower Valley cemetery and arrested a fourth person in connection to a case involving the alleged abuse of corpses by the owners of a local funeral home and mortuary. ›› Photos: Body exhumed in investigation of El Paso-area funeral home
Funeral costs see the biggest increase in six years
THE cost of dying has soared by 10.6% in one year to £8,427, according to an annual report.
Sheriffs continue corpse abuse investigation; search Northeast El Paso cemetery
El Paso County Sheriff's Office deputies on Tuesday sectioned off a portion of the McGill Cemetery in Northeast El Paso in connection with an investigation into the alleged abuse of corpses by the owners of an area funeral home.
South LA Funeral Home Offers Unique Send Offs For Dearly Departed
In a traditional home going, pallbearers -- dressed in tuxedos, top hats and white gloves -- practice dance steps and swinging to gospel music while escorting the casket out of the luxury hearse.
Miss Manners: Hugging boss at funeral prompts confusion - Wed, 15 Oct 2014 PST
DEAR MISS MANNERS: When my boss’s brother died suddenly and tragically, I, along with other employees and co-workers, went to calling hours. The next day, the brother’s funeral was at my church, so I went to it. I was surprised that I was the only one from our workplace to do so. I thought I was showing concern and support for my boss.
Cost of dying 'now over £8,000'
The cost of services such as probate, headstones and funeral ceremonies is more than 10% higher than it was this time last year, according to a report.