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Mourning During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Posted on April 8, 2020 by Sarah Driskell | 1 Comment
Posted under General, Grief, Health & Wellness

  As everyone is currently aware, the Covid-19 Pandemic we are all facing has changed every aspect of our normal, everyday lives. Those that are sick and in the hospital, in a hospice facility, or in a nursing home are most likely not allowed visitors and if they are lucky, it is most likely only […]

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COVID-19 at Mayes Ward-Dobbins

Posted on March 19, 2020 by Sarah Driskell | Leave a comment
Posted under Health & Wellness

What is Mayes Ward-Dobbins doing for COVID-19?   The Novel Coronavirus, also known as COVID-19, is affecting the daily lives of citizens, schools, graduations, businesses, as well as the funeral industry. This is uncharted territory for everyone, and we are all doing the best we can to follow government recommendations and protocols. Some of you […]

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Hope for the Holidays

Hope for the Holidays!

Posted on December 20, 2019 by Sarah Driskell | Leave a comment
Posted under General, Health & Wellness

Do you feel overwhelmed and stressed as the Holidays near? It may feel like there’s not enough time to send Christmas cards, make baked goods, and cut out Christmas cookies to share with neighbors and friends. The elf may not do something extravagant every night and you didn’t have time to make the Gingerbread house […]

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Seasons of Changes…

Posted on November 7, 2016 by J. Chad Pendley | Leave a comment
Posted under Health & Wellness

Just as there are seasons of changes throughout the year the funeral home experiences our own as well.   The color of the leaves are starting to change, the morning air is becoming more crisp, the sun rises earlier and day light darkens sooner… and undoubtedly the number of families that we serve will rise.   The […]

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10 Health & Wellness Tips For The Winter Months…

Posted on February 17, 2015 by J. Chad Pendley | 2 Comments
Posted under Health & Wellness

  This may seem a little “grim” coming from the funeral director but here at the funeral home we encourage Health & Wellness to our families… especially in the winter months.  Suffering a loss, dealing with grief or really just basic emotions can effect our wellness during these cold, dark and dreary days that we […]

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