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Frank Williams
B: 1934-10-06
D: 2018-08-07
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Williams, Frank
Mildred Miller
B: 1946-12-15
D: 2018-08-05
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Miller, Mildred
Kim Carter
B: 1957-08-21
D: 2018-08-02
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Carter, Kim
Louis Holloway
B: 1943-03-26
D: 2018-07-28
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Holloway, Louis
Harold Ferdinand
B: 1942-03-01
D: 2018-07-21
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Ferdinand, Harold
Sharon Young
B: 1963-11-17
D: 2018-07-11
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Young, Sharon
Theresa Felton
B: 1925-12-14
D: 2018-07-10
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Felton, Theresa
Lucille Charles
B: 1944-06-30
D: 2018-07-05
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Charles, Lucille
Daniel Louper
B: 1951-03-07
D: 2018-07-04
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Louper, Daniel
Torin Stipe
B: 2001-11-22
D: 2018-06-27
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Stipe, Torin
Ashley Tyler
B: 1985-07-07
D: 2018-06-24
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Tyler, Ashley
Dianne Peterson
B: 1952-04-25
D: 2018-06-22
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Peterson, Dianne
John Lucas
B: 1939-01-14
D: 2018-06-17
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Lucas, John
Bryant Morris
B: 1963-12-05
D: 2018-06-09
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Morris, Bryant
Anais Louis
B: 1994-06-17
D: 2018-06-09
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Louis, Anais
Alfreda Young
B: 1956-12-22
D: 2018-06-01
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Young, Alfreda
Albert French
B: 1934-01-01
D: 2018-05-28
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French, Albert
Herman Mitchell
B: 1957-12-18
D: 2018-05-25
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Mitchell, Herman
Ellis Becnel
B: 1969-09-02
D: 2018-05-25
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Becnel, Ellis
Eldoris Adams
B: 1938-06-22
D: 2018-05-22
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Adams, Eldoris
Albert Batiste
B: 1965-08-13
D: 2018-05-22
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Batiste, Albert

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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.