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How to Get Your Affairs in Order

Posted on February 16, 2018 by Jeremy Roberts | 2 Comments
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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 14, 2017 by Jeremy Roberts | 1 Comment
Posted under Celebration of Life, Community, People, Planning

  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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‘More than a Mulligan’ golf scramble set for Sept. 23

Posted on September 1, 2017 by Errol Castens | Leave a comment
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Community Church Oxford will host its second annual “More Than a Mulligan” golf scramble on Saturday, Sept. 23, at Mallard Pointe Golf Course. Money raised will go toward the church’s recovery ministries, one of the church’s many outreaches. Tee time is 8 a.m. for the four-person scramble, and men and women players are invited. Registration […]

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‘The Art of a Funeral’ – The Planning Process

Posted on August 17, 2017 by Errol Castens | Leave a comment
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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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New funeral home opens in Olive Branch

Posted on August 2, 2017 by funeralOne | Leave a comment
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Ribbon cutting, open house set for Aug. 10 The Olive Branch community has a new, modern choice for funeral care. Coleman Funeral Home is preparing to open its custom facility at 6815 Parkview Blvd., across the street from the YMCA of Olive Branch. The 6,000-square-foot funeral home is a light-filled space designed around the needs […]

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