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Norma Carmelite Beasley

Norma Carmelite Beasley, of Jacksonville, Florida passed away on Tuesday, April 16th, 2024.  She was 95 years old...

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Vernajean Griffin Babcock

     Vernajean Griffin Babcock passed away peacefully at the age of 98 on April 11, 2024. She was born in...

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David Vernon Reid

David Verlon Reid, 71, earned his wings on March 27th, 2024 in Jacksonville, Florida surrounded by his family.  He...

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The Adult as Role Model and Helper A child you care about is grieving. If you, too, loved the person who died, you are now faced with the difficult but

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A friend or family member has died of a drug overdose. Death and grief are always hard, but when someone dies from drug use, understanding your feelings and knowing what

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Alternative Memorial Service Locations: Unique Ways to Honor Your Loved One

Alternative Memorial Service Locations: Unique Ways to Honor Your Loved One

As we navigate the emotional journey of saying goodbye to a loved one, it's natural to search for unique and heartfelt ways to celebrate their life and reflect their spirit.

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A Guide to Green Burials: Evergreen JAX’s Eco-Friendly Alternatives

A Guide to Green Burials: Evergreen JAX’s Eco-Friendly Alternatives

As environmental awareness continues to grow, many individuals and families are seeking ways to minimize their ecological footprint, even in their end-of-life choices. Green burials present an eco-friendly alternative to

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Navigating Grief: Coping Strategies and Support Resources from Evergreen JAX

Navigating Grief: Coping Strategies and Support Resources from Evergreen JAX

Grieving the loss of a loved one is an intensely emotional and personal experience, with each person navigating the complex feelings and emotions that accompany grief in their unique way. 

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