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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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Timothy “Tim” Wallace

With heavy hearts, we announce the passing of Timothy "Tim” Wallace who departed from this world on April 2, 2024...

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Norman Jewell Jordan

Norman Jewell Jordan, passed away peacefully, surrounded by loved ones on Thursday, March 28th, 2024, following a...

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Evergreen Cemetery, Funeral Home and Crematory is owned by the not-for-profit Evergreen Cemetery Association, a locally-owned and operated company. We have been honored to serve the Jacksonville community since 1880. We welcome you to this site that contains much information about who we are, what we do and what products that we offer. Please click the links below for further information about many different topics.

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Grief is everything we think and feel inside after someone or something we care about is taken away from us. Grief can be sadness. Grief can be anger. Grief can

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“Whatever you do, you need courage.”  — Ralph Waldo Emerson Loss brings uninvited pain into our lives. In opening to the presence of the pain of your loss, in acknowledging

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Someone You Love Has Died You are now faced with the difficult, but important, need to mourn. Mourning is the open expression of your thoughts and feelings regarding the death

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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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A Comprehensive Guide to Preplanning Your Funeral: Empowerment and Peace of Mind

The thought of planning your funeral may seem far from inviting. However, preplanning has significant advantages that could offer ease and peace of mind to both you and your loved

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The Importance of an End-of-Life Care Plan | Evergreen Funeral Home and Crematory

Preparing for the unexpected is a vital aspect of life, ensuring that we and our loved ones are well taken care of throughout difficult times. Creating an end-of-life care plan

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