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Belle Glade family suing funeral home over missing remains
The way Ronda Mitchell describes the ordeal her family has been going through for the past four months is simple: It's something out of a horror movie.
Michigan funeral home offers clients drive-through viewing option
A funeral home in Saginaw, Mich., has a new service for clients who can't seem to get out of their cars to view and pay their last respects to the dead — a drive-through window option. Paradise Funeral Chapel just started offering the service to patrons, mostly for those who ...
Car thief in custody after stealing funeral home vehicle during funeral
The Hinds County Sheriff's Department has arrested Devarous White for stealing a Westhaven Funeral Home vehicle during a morning funeral. Westhaven employees were preparing for the home going service at St. Thomas Missionary Baptist church, when they noticed something was wrong.
Michigan funeral home provides drive-thru option
In this photo taken on Oct. 9, 2014, an empty casket on the other side of the “Drive-thru Viewing” window sits inside a room at Paradise Funeral Chapel in Saginaw, Mich. The funeral home recently started offering the option, which allows mourners to pay their last respects on the go.
More young mourners showing love, remembrance with 'RIP' shirts
At the crowded funeral of 13-year-old Demureye' Macon, who was shot on a Chicago street, older mourners wore sober suits and dresses in beige and black.
Funeral home employee uses hearse to chase car thief
A funeral home employee jumped into in a hearse and chased a man who had stolen a Cadillac during a funeral service, witnesses said. The car, which belongs to Westhaven Funeral Home, was parked around noon outside a church on Norrell Road in Bolton. A man rode up to the church, where the funeral was going on for 90-year-old Eva Williams, and jumped into the 2001 Cadillac, witnesses said. Funeral ...