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Glen Gairey
B: 1933-06-05
D: 2020-11-20
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Gairey, Glen
Bernice Wills
B: 1924-05-13
D: 2020-11-18
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Wills, Bernice
Sir Chester Mahoney
B: 2001-12-28
D: 2020-11-13
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Mahoney, Sir Chester
Gordon Aban
B: 1931-09-04
D: 2020-11-10
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Aban, Gordon
Ferdinand Gayle
B: 1941-06-10
D: 2020-11-04
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Gayle, Ferdinand
Sheila Corbett
B: 1939-11-01
D: 2020-10-24
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Corbett, Sheila
Lucille Davis Nall
B: 1952-11-06
D: 2020-10-19
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Davis Nall, Lucille
Nicole Stansbury
B: 1974-05-15
D: 2020-10-08
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Stansbury, Nicole
Dora Slaughter
B: 1927-04-26
D: 2020-09-30
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Slaughter, Dora
Leroy Wyatt
B: 1930-05-17
D: 2020-09-13
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Wyatt, Leroy
Minnie Brown
B: 1926-01-21
D: 2020-09-22
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Brown, Minnie
Easter Curtis
B: 1930-04-20
D: 2020-09-23
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Curtis, Easter
Shirley Cosby
B: 1935-12-21
D: 2020-08-14
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Cosby, Shirley
John Dorcinville
B: 1988-07-26
D: 2020-08-02
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Dorcinville, John
Gary Patterson
B: 1993-11-22
D: 2020-08-04
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Patterson, Gary
Charles Wiggins
B: 1932-11-08
D: 2020-07-11
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Wiggins, Charles
Roeata Latty
B: 1938-10-15
D: 2020-07-19
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Latty, Roeata
Edward Jones
B: 1934-10-16
D: 2020-07-01
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Jones, Edward
Barbara Edwards
B: 1943-03-20
D: 2020-06-05
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Edwards, Barbara
Rev. Daphne Allen
B: 1937-12-30
D: 2020-05-30
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Allen, Rev. Daphne
Novlet Johnson
B: 1964-11-04
D: 2020-05-22
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Johnson, Novlet

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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.