In Lieu Of Flowers: Things You Can Do Instead

Posted on September 15th, 2016
Posted by Herb Walker under Blog, Remembering, Sympathy Gifts
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When a family says, “In lieu of flowers…” at the end of an obituary, they usually note an organization(s) that you can donate to, instead of sending flowers. The Emily Post Institute, which is a resource for those seeking to follow proper etiquette says this: When the notations “in lieu of flowers, please…” or “contributions […]

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The Difference Between Mourning and Grieving

Posted on September 5th, 2016
Posted by Herb Walker under Blog, History, Remembering
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  Often, mourning and grieving are two words that are used interchangeably, when in reality, they actually mean something quite different. The difference can be simply explained as this — mourning is what can be seen from the outside, as an intentional expression of ones grief. Grieving happens on the inside. It is the emotion […]

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Walker Cares: 42nd Annual Lucille Chenault Ball

Posted on August 19th, 2016
Posted by Herb Walker under Blog, Senior Citizens
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  Herbert T. Walker III was honored to take part once again in the Lucille Chenault Ball. He and his father Herbert Walker Jr. have been supporters of the Progressive Seniors Club and the Lucielle Chenault Ball for many years. This exciting event brings seniors, and those with disabilities, together for an afternoon of socializing, […]

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20 Bible Verses for Funerals

Posted on August 5th, 2016
Posted by Herb Walker under Blog, Funerals
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  For many people, scripture provides hope and peace during a funeral or memorial – and also helps to carry us through what lies ahead. For many, it provides a bit of comfort during an unimaginably difficult time. The bible, and other writings dependent on one’s faith background, are rich with words to encourage and guide us through the journey that lies […]

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Infographic|The Final Decision – Ashes to Ashes, Dust to Dust by Forever in My Heart

Posted on July 25th, 2016
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Thank you to Rachelle, from Forever in My Heart Jewelry by Mira for this beautiful and educational infographic: The Final Decision ~ Ashes to Ashes, Dust to Dust.   This is also the perfect opportunity to remind you to talk to your family about your final wishes. If you would rather have your ashes buried […]

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