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Posted on August 25, 2021 by jhcadm

How to Buy a Cemetery Plot

Funeral planning is not easy for anyone, but if you’re considering being laid to rest in a cemetery, either for yourself or a loved one, then purchasing a burial plot is something you will eventually need to consider. A burial plot—also referred to as a funeral plot, grave plot, or cemetery plot—is the piece of […]

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Posted in Funeral Industry, General Topics

Posted on July 28, 2021 by jhcadm

Memorial Gifts, Keepsakes & Sympathy Gifts: Everything You Need to Know

When it comes to showing your love and support to a grieving friend or family member, there are a number of custom gift options to choose from. While sending flowers is a standard funeral practice in the United States, what a lot of people don’t realize is that there are a number of other memorial […]

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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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