Obituaries

Warren Wallen
B: 1953-03-16
D: 2019-08-08
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Wallen, Warren
Thelma Luster
B: 1953-02-27
D: 2019-08-06
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Luster , Thelma
Hobert Lee Williams
B: 1936-05-15
D: 2019-08-06
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Williams, Hobert Lee
Lloyd Howard
B: 1950-06-04
D: 2019-08-04
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Howard, Lloyd
Ricky VanHoose
B: 1960-01-20
D: 2019-08-03
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VanHoose, Ricky
Charlotte Kitchen
B: 1953-03-16
D: 2019-07-30
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Kitchen, Charlotte
Irene Castle
B: 1931-04-18
D: 2019-07-26
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Castle, Irene
Lavonda Sites
B: 1950-03-16
D: 2019-07-16
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Sites, Lavonda
Larry Conley
B: 1955-01-05
D: 2019-06-30
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Conley, Larry
Dannie Blanton
B: 1947-06-04
D: 2019-06-27
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Blanton, Dannie
Teresa Fannin
B: 1958-03-27
D: 2019-06-24
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Fannin, Teresa
Franky Stalker
B: 1958-03-29
D: 2019-06-17
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Stalker, Franky
Roger Ratliff
B: 1951-08-25
D: 2019-06-09
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Ratliff, Roger
Paul Webb
B: 1934-08-25
D: 2019-06-07
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Webb, Paul
Richard Stroud
B: 1934-01-02
D: 2019-06-06
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Stroud, Richard
Randolph Tharpe
B: 1962-05-01
D: 2019-06-04
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Tharpe, Randolph
Lucille Skaggs
B: 1934-04-20
D: 2019-06-02
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Skaggs, Lucille
Lori Cantrell
B: 1973-01-03
D: 2019-05-31
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Cantrell, Lori
Reba Mollette
B: 1945-12-28
D: 2019-05-30
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Mollette, Reba
Elbert Keaton
B: 1933-02-04
D: 2019-05-29
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Keaton, Elbert
Andy Blanton, JR
B: 1935-10-22
D: 2019-05-23
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Blanton, JR, Andy

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Alternative Cremation Options

The latest innovation in cremation is a process of alkaline hydrolysis, sometimes called resomation. The process was developed in the United States in the late 1990s. The Cremation Association of North America describes the process as "a water-based cissolution process for human remains that uses alkaline chemicals, heat, and sometimes agitation and-or pressure, to accelerate natural decomposition". 

Compared with traditional cremation, this process uses less energy and releases no carbon and no matter into the atmosphere. Not all regions have made the legislative changes required for funeral homes to offer this service to families and the equipment costs are more than a conventional retort. Both factors currently reduce the availability of resomation cremation services.


Sources:
Cremation Association of North America