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Frequently Asked Questions

Posted on July 14, 2022 by Sarah Driskell | Leave a comment
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Funeral Directors are called to their professions due to their strong urge to help families through the complicated grieving process. They are trained professionals who have extensive experience managing grief and death so of course they are faced with a multitude of questions pertaining to death, funerals, memorials, and grief. There is no right or […]

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Inside the Heart of a Funeral Professional

Posted on May 17, 2022 by Sarah Driskell | 1 Comment
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What many do not realize, is that the funeral profession entails so much more than greeting guests in a quiet presence in an intimidating black suit. Surprisingly, the profession brings rewarding and gratifying moments to the everyday job. Morticians play a vital role in the greater cycle of life.   Working in the funeral industry […]

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A Sincere Thank You!

Posted on May 11, 2021 by Sarah Driskell | Leave a comment
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  All of us at Mayes Ward-Dobbins Funeral Home would like to give a big thank you to our community. You have voted us as Best of Cobb two years in a row! That means our community believes we are the best in the Cobb County area at what we do. That is an extremely […]

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That was a tough one…

Posted on December 30, 2020 by Sarah Driskell | Leave a comment
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2020 has finally come to a close. It certainly threw us all some curve balls and made for an overwhelming year. It has brought everyone grief and heartache in some form, but through it all, maybe you learned something about yourself. Maybe you found strength that you didn’t know you had. And, you probably found […]

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Actions Speak Louder than Words

Posted on August 17, 2020 by Sarah Driskell | Leave a comment
Posted under General, Grief Help

When you are sick or grieving the loss of a loved one, it can be crazy how many times you will hear, “let me know if you need anything” or “I wish there was something I could do.” All of which are nice thoughts, but often times those who have been in your shoes before […]

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