Obituaries

Annie Elizabeth "Betty" Owen
B: 1924-12-30
D: 2017-12-10
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Owen, Annie Elizabeth "Betty"
Vivian Elizabeth Owen
B: 1930-07-14
D: 2017-12-09
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Owen, Vivian Elizabeth
Joyce Irene Maxwell
B: 1938-10-29
D: 2017-12-08
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Maxwell, Joyce Irene
Judy King Eggleston
B: 1934-03-11
D: 2017-12-08
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Eggleston, Judy King
Gary Steven "Steve" Murley
B: 1958-01-18
D: 2017-12-08
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Murley, Gary Steven "Steve"
Dr. Charles Ernest "Chug" Morton III
B: 1947-07-30
D: 2017-12-07
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Morton III, Dr. Charles Ernest "Chug"
Macie Nicole Hatcher
B: 1995-03-01
D: 2017-12-07
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Hatcher, Macie Nicole
Rachel Laverty Robowski
B: 1936-04-26
D: 2017-12-05
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Robowski, Rachel Laverty
Era Ann White
B: 1932-10-22
D: 2017-12-05
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White, Era Ann
Edward Albert Jaggers, Jr.
B: 1926-09-20
D: 2017-12-05
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Jaggers, Jr., Edward Albert
Patrick Hans Albert
B: 1965-07-10
D: 2017-12-03
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Albert, Patrick Hans
Jennifer Ann Roby
B: 1977-09-13
D: 2017-12-02
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Roby, Jennifer Ann
Leon Watkins
B: 1936-08-23
D: 2017-12-01
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Watkins, Leon
Robert Keith Kittsmiller, Jr.
B: 1956-06-01
D: 2017-12-01
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Kittsmiller, Jr., Robert Keith
Sue Karyl Smith
B: 1948-03-20
D: 2017-12-01
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Smith, Sue Karyl
Beverly Veach Tomlin
B: 1947-07-31
D: 2017-11-29
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Tomlin, Beverly Veach
Elizabeth Goodgine Haley
B: 1923-09-17
D: 2017-11-28
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Haley, Elizabeth Goodgine
Lucian Franklin Emerson
B: 1951-04-30
D: 2017-11-27
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Emerson, Lucian Franklin
Thomas Henry Ryan, Jr.
B: 1934-10-29
D: 2017-11-27
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Ryan, Jr., Thomas Henry
William J. "Bill" Long
D: 2017-11-27
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Long, William J. "Bill"
James Carl "Jimmy" Nichols
D: 2017-11-26
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Nichols, James Carl "Jimmy"

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The Grieving Process

When we experience a major loss, grief is the normal and natural way our mind and body react. Everyone grieves differently. And at the same time there are common patterns people tend to share.

For example, someone experiencing grief usually moves through a series of emotional stages such as shock, numbness, guilt, anger, and denial. Physical responses are typical also. They can include: sleeplessness, inability to eat or concentrate, lack of energy, and lack of interest in activities previously enjoyed.

Time always plays an important role in the grieving process. As the days, weeks and months go by, the person who is experiencing loss moves through emotional and physical reactions that normally lead toward acceptance, healing and getting on with life as fully as possible.

Sometimes a person can become overwhelmed or bogged down in the grieving process. Serious losses are never easy to deal with, but someone who is having trouble beginning to actively re-engage in life after a few months should consider getting professional help. For example, if continual depression or physical symptoms such as loss of appetite, inability to sleep, or chronic lack of energy persists, it is probably time to see a doctor.