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Paula Barton
B: 1958-07-25
D: 2018-04-25
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Barton, Paula
Herman Jones
B: 1937-12-11
D: 2018-04-25
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Jones, Herman
Andrew Turner
B: 1927-09-13
D: 2018-04-20
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Turner, Andrew
Kaden Smith
B: 2004-10-04
D: 2018-04-20
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Smith, Kaden
Dale Lipford
B: 1963-03-20
D: 2018-04-19
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Lipford, Dale
Melba Davis
B: 1938-12-08
D: 2018-04-18
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Davis, Melba
Chuck Hinson
B: 1970-08-26
D: 2018-04-18
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Hinson, Chuck
Patrick Lane
B: 1940-09-17
D: 2018-04-14
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Lane, Patrick
Robert Mosely
B: 1979-07-02
D: 2018-04-09
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Mosely, Robert
Margie Davis
B: 1947-04-02
D: 2018-04-06
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Davis, Margie
Tammie Hulett
D: 2018-04-04
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Hulett, Tammie
Kenneth Hix
B: 1946-06-05
D: 2018-04-04
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Hix, Kenneth
Dorothy Land
B: 1935-02-20
D: 2018-04-02
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Land, Dorothy
Faustine Evans
B: 1922-04-06
D: 2018-04-02
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Evans, Faustine
Julius Staines
B: 1938-09-10
D: 2018-04-01
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Staines, Julius
Martha Yates
B: 1949-06-19
D: 2018-03-31
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Yates, Martha
Mary Turner
B: 1929-09-03
D: 2018-03-30
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Turner, Mary
Michael Fabrizio
B: 1972-07-28
D: 2018-03-30
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Fabrizio, Michael
Yvonne Ezzell
B: 1950-08-13
D: 2018-03-30
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Ezzell, Yvonne
Trenton Spann
D: 2018-03-30
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Spann, Trenton
Michael Hamlin
B: 1949-06-26
D: 2018-03-29
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Hamlin, Michael

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Tips on Writing a Message of Condolence

You may not know exactly what you want to say in your Book of Memories™ condolence message. In fact, this may be the first time you've ever been faced with sharing your feelings or offering comforting words to someone who is grieving a loss. Whether it's the first time, or the fifth, we're here to offer some assistance. We've compiled some tips, and brought together a list of expressive words you can use in your condolences.

Tip #1: Be sincere. It's important to mean what you say, on the deepest emotional level. Yes, we know, "saying what you mean" can be harder - that's why we're here.

Tip #2: Keep it simple. You don't need to say much more than "I'm sorry for you loss," yet it's always wonderful to share a personal memory of their loved one, if you have one.

Tip #3: Don't tell them you know how they feel. Because you can't really know; even if you've endured the loss of a loved one in the past - your grief was yours, and this is theirs.

Tip #4: Share how you felt when you heard the news. Perhaps you were shocked, disbelieving, or deeply saddened. Let them know how the passing affected you personally.

Tip #5: Share Remind them that you will always hold the memory of their loved one close to you. It will be a comfort to them to know that their loved one will be remembered.

A Short List of Appropriate Phrases:

  • Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.
  • Please accept my condolences on the loss of your partner.
  • With deepest sympathy for your loss.
  • Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
  • Please know our loving thoughts embrace you each and every day.
  • Thinking of you in these difficult times and sending you love.
  • With heartfelt condolences.
  • Wishing you comfort at this sorrowful time.
  • Sharing in your sorrow, thinking of you and wishing I could be there
  • to hold your hand.
  • May the love of those around you, help you through the days ahead.
  • Hold tight to memories for comfort.
  • Lean on your friends for strength, and always remember how much you are cared about.
  • As you comprehend this profound loss, let yourself cry knowing each tear is a note of love rising to the heavens.
  • Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
  • Peace, prayers and blessings.
  • Words cannot even begin to express our sorrow.
  • You are in our prayers.
  • May your memories give you strength.
  • Remember that we love and care about you.
  • May the love of those around you help you through the days ahead.

After writing and posting a message of condolence to the family, you may also wish to make a memorial donation as a tribute to their loved one, or send flowers to the family home or memorial service. However you choose to express your concern and pay tribute, please know this: it will be deeply appreciated.