Obituaries

Sidney Carroll Cantrell
B: 1941-02-22
D: 2018-10-19
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Cantrell, Sidney Carroll
Cheri Lynn Pruitt
B: 1962-05-30
D: 2018-10-18
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Pruitt, Cheri Lynn
Mildred Carmella Ambrogi
B: 1924-11-06
D: 2018-10-18
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Ambrogi, Mildred Carmella
Anna "Anne" Belle Segarra
B: 1929-03-30
D: 2018-10-17
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Segarra, Anna "Anne" Belle
Retired Army Colonel Thomas Garland Bowden
B: 1950-02-11
D: 2018-10-17
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Bowden, Retired Army Colonel Thomas Garland
Wilma Jean Broadfoot
B: 1944-03-31
D: 2018-10-17
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Broadfoot, Wilma Jean
Doris Lee Eades
B: 1929-12-03
D: 2018-10-14
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Eades, Doris Lee
Keri Ann Reed
B: 1985-02-21
D: 2018-10-14
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Reed, Keri Ann
Daryl Anthony "Tony" Nalls
B: 1960-11-10
D: 2018-10-14
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Nalls, Daryl Anthony "Tony"
Carolyn Sue Hobbs
D: 2018-10-14
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Hobbs, Carolyn Sue
Marlene Louise Niznik
B: 1935-01-01
D: 2018-10-12
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Niznik, Marlene Louise
Richard “RICK” Cochran, Jr.
B: 1944-00-00
D: 2018-10-11
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Cochran, Jr., Richard “RICK”
Sarah Jane Zaleski Joy
B: 1930-02-10
D: 2018-10-11
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Joy, Sarah Jane Zaleski
Mary Mina Shoffner Morgan
B: 1936-04-30
D: 2018-10-10
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Morgan, Mary Mina Shoffner
Ellie Asa Springer
D: 2018-10-10
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Springer, Ellie Asa
Robert "Bobby" Ocker, Sr.
B: 1937-00-00
D: 2018-10-08
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Ocker, Sr., Robert "Bobby"
Anna Marie Maupin
B: 1924-10-19
D: 2018-10-07
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Maupin, Anna Marie
Deanna Gayle Riley Bryant
B: 1941-00-00
D: 2018-10-07
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Bryant, Deanna Gayle Riley
James Edwin Hinesley
B: 2000-01-07
D: 2018-10-07
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Hinesley, James Edwin
Arlene "Babe" Helen Walters
B: 1938-04-18
D: 2018-10-06
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Walters, Arlene "Babe" Helen
Robert "Bob" Jones
B: 1961-03-27
D: 2018-10-05
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Jones, Robert "Bob"

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Grief

Grief: "Is reaching out for someone who's always been there, only to find when you need them the most, one last time, they're gone."

The death of a loved one is life's most painful event. People's reactions to death remain one of society's least understood and most off-limit topics for discussion. Oftentimes, grievers are left totally alone in dealing with their pain, loneliness, and isolation.

Grief is a natural emotion that follows death. Sadness, denial, guilt, physical discomfort, and sleeplessness are some of the symptoms of grief. It is like an open wound which must become healed.  At times, it seems as if this healing will never happen.  While some of life's spontaneity begins to return, it never seems to get back to the way it was. We know, however, that these feelings of being incomplete can disappear.

Healing is a process of allowing ourselves to feel, experience, and accept the pain. In other words, we give ourselves permission to heal. Allowing ourselves to accept these feelings is the beginning of that process.

The healing process can take less time than we have been led to believe. There are two missing parts. One is a safe, loving, professionally guided atmosphere in which to express our feelings; the other is knowing how and what to communicate.