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Doris Alexander
B: 1917-11-21
D: 2018-10-15
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Alexander, Doris
Marta Bailey
B: 1960-05-31
D: 2018-10-14
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Bailey, Marta
Dovie Barnes
B: 1921-03-08
D: 2018-10-13
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Barnes, Dovie
Marjorie Bennett
B: 1929-08-08
D: 2018-10-12
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Bennett, Marjorie
Lloyd Breaux
B: 1954-03-08
D: 2018-10-12
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Breaux, Lloyd
Lillie Chambers
B: 1936-02-26
D: 2018-10-12
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Chambers, Lillie
Frances King
B: 1924-08-20
D: 2018-10-03
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King, Frances
Carl Gibson
B: 1951-04-02
D: 2018-10-03
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Gibson, Carl
Corene Cox
B: 1915-05-10
D: 2018-10-03
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Cox, Corene
Avonne Dumas
B: 1933-05-16
D: 2018-10-02
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Dumas, Avonne
Mike Ross
B: 1945-11-13
D: 2018-10-02
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Ross, Mike
Donnie Reider
B: 1944-12-12
D: 2018-10-01
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Reider, Donnie
Richard Laye
B: 1937-08-10
D: 2018-09-29
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Laye, Richard
Joni Hobbs
B: 1964-10-12
D: 2018-09-28
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Hobbs, Joni
Roy Worthy
B: 1929-12-26
D: 2018-09-25
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Worthy, Roy
Rosemary Stearns
B: 1936-04-04
D: 2018-09-23
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Stearns, Rosemary
Kasonga Kumuamba
B: 1960-09-01
D: 2018-09-21
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Kumuamba, Kasonga
Mark Wilson
B: 1945-04-02
D: 2018-09-18
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Wilson, Mark
Bobby Collvins
B: 1937-01-30
D: 2018-09-16
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Collvins, Bobby
Jimmy Lackey
B: 1946-03-06
D: 2018-09-16
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Lackey, Jimmy
Alan Alcorn
B: 1943-12-01
D: 2018-09-16
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Alcorn, Alan

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Wilda McCoy
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Wilda Nordean
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1940 - 2017
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Tips on Writing a Message of Condolence

You may not know exactly what you want to say in your Book of Memories™ condolence message. In fact, this may be the first time you've ever been faced with sharing your feelings or offering comforting words to someone who is grieving a loss. Whether it's the first time, or the fifth, we're here to offer some assistance. We've compiled some tips, and brought together a list of expressive words you can use in your condolences.

Tip #1: Be sincere. It's important to mean what you say, on the deepest emotional level. Yes, we know, "saying what you mean" can be harder - that's why we're here.

Tip #2: Keep it simple. You don't need to say much more than "I'm sorry for you loss," yet it's always wonderful to share a personal memory of their loved one, if you have one.

Tip #3: Don't tell them you know how they feel. Because you can't really know; even if you've endured the loss of a loved one in the past - your grief was yours, and this is theirs.

Tip #4: Share how you felt when you heard the news. Perhaps you were shocked, disbelieving, or deeply saddened. Let them know how the passing affected you personally.

Tip #5: Share Remind them that you will always hold the memory of their loved one close to you. It will be a comfort to them to know that their loved one will be remembered.

A Short List of Appropriate Phrases:

  • Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.
  • Please accept my condolences on the loss of your partner.
  • With deepest sympathy for your loss.
  • Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
  • Please know our loving thoughts embrace you each and every day.
  • Thinking of you in these difficult times and sending you love.
  • With heartfelt condolences.
  • Wishing you comfort at this sorrowful time.
  • Sharing in your sorrow, thinking of you and wishing I could be there
  • to hold your hand.
  • May the love of those around you, help you through the days ahead.
  • Hold tight to memories for comfort.
  • Lean on your friends for strength, and always remember how much you are cared about.
  • As you comprehend this profound loss, let yourself cry knowing each tear is a note of love rising to the heavens.
  • Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
  • Peace, prayers and blessings.
  • Words cannot even begin to express our sorrow.
  • You are in our prayers.
  • May your memories give you strength.
  • Remember that we love and care about you.
  • May the love of those around you help you through the days ahead.

After writing and posting a message of condolence to the family, you may also wish to make a memorial donation as a tribute to their loved one, or send flowers to the family home or memorial service. However you choose to express your concern and pay tribute, please know this: it will be deeply appreciated.