The first time he said it directly to me, I was 16 and trying to get out of going to calling hours for Miss Emerson, my old fifth grade math teacher. I did not want to go. My father was unequivocal. “Dee,” he said, “you’re going. Always go to the funeral. Do it for the family.”
You be the the judge: is this good funeral home advertising or bad?
From the looks of it, the many corpses on NCIS just have to lie there. But being dead is not as easy as it looks.
The team at Director On Call would like to extend our heartfelt congratulations to President, Brad French for receiving the ‘Business Person of the Year Award,’ last evening at the Kingston Chamber Gala Awards Banquet!
Thats right, our GREAT friends at ASD – Answering Service For Directors – sent us 3 custom lego cemeteries to giveaway to our amazing readers! Get the details here:
This November, host a Facebook giveaway contest that invites fans to remember the true meaning of Thanksgiving. Ask users to share their favorite Thanksgiving story or memory for a chance to win something from your funeral home, no not an urn or casket.
You know you’re a funeral director when… you’re more interested in memorizing the features of your mid-range casket than any expensive car. Read 19 more hilarious ways to tell if you’re a funeral director:
Like many other homeless veterans, Hammonds finally died alone, on a Tuesday afternoon last month following a stroke. Erin Amelung didn’t want Hammonds’ body to leave this world that way, too.
Directors and owners in New Jersey tell a very different story, according to an annual survey published by accounting firm Citrin Cooperman. Funeral home owners acknowledge the merger will increase competition for colleagues in some states, but say it’s been a nonissue here.
The Associated Press writes from Lancashire that Rev. Alan Clark, who conducted the service, told those gathered that “you have come in numbers surpassing anything that was expected. Not because you knew him, but because each of us has a common humanity.”