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Are You Using One of These Excuses to Put Off Preplanning?

Ask anyone if preplanning your final arrangements is important and just about all of them will agree that it is. Yet everyday people put off this important task thinking they will get to it “later”...
By Powers Funeral Home
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Monday, January 23, 2023

Coping With Grief: Where to Find Support

Grief and the loss of a loved one can be an extremely challenging thing to get through. Your world may feel like it has been flipped upside down and you simply don’t know which way is up. It is dur...
By Powers Funeral Home
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Monday, January 16, 2023

What to Say After A Death

You are in your yoga class and you see your friend return for the first time since their father passed away. You start to feel nervous. You want to talk to them but what do you say? Do you mention ...
By Powers Funeral Home
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Monday, January 9, 2023

How to Wear Your Wedding Ring After Your Spouse’s Death

Losing a spouse can be devasting. You may struggle not only with feelings of sadness and loss but who you are now without this other person as part of your world. Trying to figure out this new real...
By Powers Funeral Home
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Monday, January 2, 2023

What Are Cremation Fireworks?

Fireworks are part of many of our holidays and important days. We see fireworks on the 4th of July, at weddings and parties, and even in parades and football games. With fireworks being something t...
By Powers Funeral Home
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Monday, December 26, 2022

What Is a Double Funeral?

People have heard of double weddings, but a double funeral? Even though this idea may seem strange, double funerals are actually not that uncommon in certain situations. Directors of funeral homes ...
By Powers Funeral Home
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Monday, December 19, 2022

Different Types of Services for Your Loved One

Just about everyone is familiar with funerals. Even if they have never attended one they are aware of what they are and what purpose they serve. However, there are several other types of services t...
By Powers Funeral Home
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Monday, December 12, 2022

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Granite Headstones 101

When choosing a headstone for your loved one’s grave, you will have many decisions to make. Other than the design and embellishments you wish to have, one major element to choose is what material t...

Top 4 Most Unique Ideas for Cremains

If you have looked into cremation services in Lugoff, SC. you might have noticed all the unique and wild things you can do now with the cremains. While once it was customary to hold the cremains in...

Writing to Your Loved One After They Have Passed

As directors of funeral homes in Lugoff, SC., we understand that one of the most difficult things about losing a loved one is no longer having that communication with them. For example, you loved y...

25 Activities You Can Do Today to Help Your Grieving Friend

Watching someone you care about go through the process of mourning can be heartbreaking. As a friend you want to help and ease their pain but you may be unsure how you can help. Directors of cremat...

Funeral Flowers vs Sympathy Flowers

Although funeral flowers and sympathy flowers may sound like very similar arrangements, they are actually quite different with each one having a unique purpose and etiquette when it comes to how an...

What to Know About Oversized Urn

When making arrangements for cremation services in Ridgeway, SC. an important element is selecting the urn. Many people may be surprised to learn that these special containers are available in vari...

Funeral Etiquette: What You Need to Know

As directors of funeral homes in Ridgeway, SC, we frequently get asked questions about funeral etiquette. Everything from what to wear to is it ever okay to skip a funeral, we have heard it all. Li...