Why More People are Choosing Cremation for Pets, Too

Posted on May 11th, 2018
Posted by Jeremy Roberts under Community, Pets, Planning
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Why More People are Choosing Cremation for Pets, Too When it comes to funeral care, more than half of Americans today opt for cremation over burial. But did you know that more people are choosing cremation for their pets, too? At Coleman Funeral Home, we frequently get calls from pet owners asking if we provide […]

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Coleman Funeral Home expands in DeSoto County

Posted on February 19th, 2018
Posted by Jeremy Roberts under Community, Planning
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  Southaven location offers business office, family gathering space   Meet our staff  |  Complete price list  |  Pre-planning resources   Coleman Funeral Home is opening a new location in DeSoto County, just 10 miles from the Olive Branch facility it opened in 2017. Its new Southaven branch office is located at 59 Church Road […]

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How to Get Your Affairs in Order

Posted on February 16th, 2018
Posted by Jeremy Roberts under People, Planning
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Spare your family future conflict by making plans today   Life is too busy to think about dying, and that’s the way it should be. But for many people, the experience of burying a parent makes them think about the day their own kids will be in their shoes: “How can I make things easier […]

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Not into funerals? How to plan a celebration of life instead

Posted on November 14th, 2017
Posted by Jeremy Roberts under Celebration of Life, Community, People, Planning
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  As published in The DeSoto Times-Tribune on Thursday, Nov. 23, and The Oxford Eagle on Thursday, Nov. 9, 2017. “We only want a cremation or burial. We don’t want a funeral.” You might be surprised by how often we hear that, when families come to our office after a loved one’s death. It’s not that they […]

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‘The Art of a Funeral’ – The Planning Process

Posted on August 17th, 2017
Posted by Errol Castens under Community, Events, Money, People, Planning
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Coleman Funeral Home of Oxford hosted the third session – “The Planning Process” – of its series, “The Art of a Funeral,” on Tuesday, August 15. The first two sessions, held in June and July respectively, discussed the purposes and customs behind funerals and dispelled misconceptions about it. Glenn Coleman, who owns the company in […]

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