Obituaries

Frazier Fannie
D: 2016-07-22
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Fannie, Frazier
Daniel Pritchett
D: 2016-07-21
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Pritchett, Daniel
Gwendolyn Clickenger
B: 1938-07-12
D: 2016-07-20
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Clickenger, Gwendolyn
Sheila Batson
D: 2016-07-19
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Batson , Sheila
Ronetta Ayers
D: 2016-07-19
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Ayers, Ronetta
Pierre Volcy
D: 2016-07-18
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Volcy, Pierre
Wislene Deborne
D: 2016-07-18
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Deborne, Wislene
Bianca Scott
B: 1989-01-03
D: 2016-07-17
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Scott, Bianca
Charles Coscia
D: 2016-07-17
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Coscia, Charles
Gloria Jones
B: 1952-08-07
D: 2016-07-16
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Jones, Gloria
William Allen
D: 2016-07-16
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Allen, William
Mary Taylor
D: 2016-07-15
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Taylor, Mary
Delilah Peek
B: 1957-08-10
D: 2016-07-15
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Peek, Delilah
Ulises Rodriguez
B: 1925-05-15
D: 2016-07-15
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Rodriguez, Ulises
Imanie Middleton
B: 2016-07-15
D: 2016-07-15
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Middleton, Imanie
Lillian Stewart
B: 1923-04-01
D: 2016-07-13
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Stewart, Lillian
Evelyn Fountain
B: 1925-11-22
D: 2016-07-12
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Fountain, Evelyn
James Scott
B: 1948-11-14
D: 2016-07-12
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Scott, James
Robert Adams
D: 2016-07-11
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Adams, Robert
William Rosenbaum
B: 1935-07-09
D: 2016-07-11
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Rosenbaum, William
Wilbert Wilson
B: 1962-03-29
D: 2016-07-11
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Wilson, Wilbert

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1. Why do we need an obituary notice?
 
2. What is included in an obituary?
 

Question #1Why do we need an obituary notice?
Answer:An obituary notice is helpful for friends and family of the deceased. It informs them that a death has occurred and gives them information about the service. Obituaries can be placed in newspapers and online.

Question #2What is included in an obituary?
Answer:A basic obituary includes the deceased’s full name, age, date of birth, city and state they were living in when they passed away. It should also include the name of the deceased’s significant other, and the date, time and place of the viewing, burial, wake and memorial service. If you don't have this information yet, you can always write something such as, "Funeral arrangements are being made by the funeral home and will be announced at a later date."

You may wish to add additional details, such as the names of any children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren, parents, other close relatives or special friends. You may wish to write about the deceased’s life, accomplishments and legacy. You may suggest preferred charities for memorial contributions and let people know if you would rather not receive flowers.

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