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Posted on June 29, 2021 by jhcadm

The Evolution of Technology in the Funeral Industry

Recently, Entrepreneur interviewed Antonio Green, Director at James H. Cole Home for Funerals, to discuss changing perceptions of the funeral home industry, the effects of the pandemic, and how James H. Cole is using technology to reach out to their modern customer base after more than 100 years in business. This interview sparked an interesting […]

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Posted on May 28, 2021 by jhcadm

The History of Funeral Homes and Trends Over the Years

In the United States, prior to the 1850s, most funerals were held at home. It was not uncommon for a funeral home to transport the body to the home, where it would then be displayed in the family’s parlor, before then returning the body to the funeral home or bringing it directly to the church […]

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Posted on April 28, 2021 by jhcadm

FEMA Is Providing Funeral Support for COVID-19 Deceased

A recent announcement from the Department of Homeland Security revealed that FEMA, the U.S. disaster-relief agency, will be assisting families with funeral costs if the deceased’s death was due to COVID-19 or COVID-related symptoms. Who Is Eligible? If you are a U.S. citizen, non-citizen national (native of a U.S. territory), or a qualified alien who […]

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Posted on March 17, 2021 by jhcadm

3 Most Common Mistakes When Planning a Funeral

Planning a funeral can be a challenge, not just logistically, but mentally and emotionally. After the death of a loved one, you may feel at a loss for what to do regarding funeral planning. With more than 100 years in business, we have helped grieving families and individuals plan funerals and services that celebrate the […]

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Posted on February 24, 2021 by jhcadm

A Day In the Life of a Funeral Director

Meet the President and the two “Millennial” Directors at James H. Cole Home for Funerals. Karla Cole and her two sons Antonio and Brice Green are not only the faces of James H. Cole, but also the family that owns, operates, and continues its 100+ year legacy. We’re taking a closer look at who Karla, […]

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