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Lorene Phillips
B: 1934-08-20
D: 2019-05-05
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Phillips, Lorene
Milton Hays
B: 1939-08-28
D: 2019-04-23
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Hays, Milton
Harry Bynum
B: 1936-01-19
D: 2019-04-19
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Bynum, Harry
Wilma Myers
B: 1961-03-16
D: 2019-04-17
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Myers, Wilma
John Whitener
B: 1941-07-16
D: 2019-04-10
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Whitener, John
Marvin Woodfin
B: 1950-01-30
D: 2019-04-08
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Woodfin, Marvin
Avis Allmon
B: 1931-09-21
D: 2019-04-04
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Allmon, Avis
Thelma Nanney
B: 1930-01-02
D: 2019-03-31
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Nanney, Thelma
Donald Mungle
B: 1936-12-07
D: 2019-02-26
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Mungle, Donald
Gary Hahn
B: 1944-07-25
D: 2019-02-24
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Hahn, Gary
Ricky Cook
B: 1957-12-01
D: 2019-02-17
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Cook, Ricky
Aaron Flessner
B: 1977-03-26
D: 2019-02-16
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Flessner, Aaron
Agnes Sturgeon Corbin
B: 1919-03-08
D: 2019-02-15
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Sturgeon Corbin, Agnes
Ursula Nenninger
B: 1925-01-19
D: 2019-02-12
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Nenninger, Ursula
Randall Dailey
B: 1955-07-23
D: 2019-02-08
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Dailey, Randall
Randy Sander
B: 1963-11-28
D: 2019-02-04
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Sander, Randy
Hobart Baker
B: 1938-09-21
D: 2019-01-26
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Baker, Hobart
Gerald Webb
B: 1941-07-18
D: 2019-01-19
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Webb, Gerald
Patsy Welker
B: 1930-03-07
D: 2019-01-03
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Welker, Patsy
Carl Smith
B: 1937-10-13
D: 2018-12-30
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Smith, Carl
Elsie Hendershott
B: 1928-08-02
D: 2018-12-15
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Hendershott, Elsie

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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.