Ordering through the funeral home helps ensure your order will be placed through a local flower shop with whom the funeral home has a personal and trusting relationship with. Through this service, you will be able to leave a longer message of support to the family via a card with the picture of your selection that will be included with your thoughtful gesture. As well as a photo of your arrangement and message will remain in perpetuity within this memorial website. This service also includes “Smart Select” whereby the store notifies you if your floral selection has already been selected by another sender, allowing you the opportunity to choose a different arrangement if you wish.
The price of these selections also include the funeral home caring for the flowers after the funeral and delivering them to the family, or various care facilities where they can be rearranged and enjoyed by others for a longer period.
The solitude and quiet peace of a flickering candle has long been a symbol of remembrance. Each candle lit will remain lit within this memorial website for the period you select. Your thoughtful gesture will be captured both in the candle as well as listed in perpetuity within the tributes section.
In today’s changing world with climate change and environment concerns, “Honoring a Life” allows for family and friends to plant a memorial tree in honor of their loved one and friend. The purchase of a tree creates a beautiful permanent record on the Honoring a Life website, www.honoringalife.org. Each tree is planted through the efforts of Forestry Services throughout North America who determine where the greatest needs for reforestation are. Once planted, the geographical location where the tree is planted will be added to the record. A beautiful card is also sent to the family signifying your thoughtful gesture.
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We are proud to provide this service allowing friends and family to donate to any registered charity throughout North America. You will receive an official tax receipt immediately via email and your thoughtful gesture will remain on this memorial website in perpetuity.
The time surrounding a death can often bring unexpected final expenses for the family far beyond the funeral itself. We are pleased to offer the ability for friends and relatives to financially support the family during their time of loss as an alternative to flowers and other sympathy gestures.
This memorial currently does not have financial support enabled.
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Betty Crittendon Saturday, September 13, 2008 Betty Crittendon, age 85, of Paducah died at 12:05 a.m. Friday, Sept. 12, 2008, at Medco Center of Paducah. Mrs. Crittendon formerly owned and operated the Friendly Trading Post in downtown Paducah and was a member of Park Avenue Baptist Church. She is survived by one son, James William Crittendon and wife, Joan; nine grandchildren, Cassie Ann Brimm Jones and husband, Robert, Sharolette Crittendon Blake, Dana Crittendon, James William Crittendon III, and wife Sherry, Jerry Crittendon, Marty Crittendon, Leann Crittendon, Ttre’ Crittendon, and Grant Crittendon; eight great-grandchildren, Donnie Blake, Brock Blake, Mallory Blake, James William Crittendon IV, Jonah Winter Crittendon, Jake Ryan Crittendon, Serenity Dakota Crittendon, and Summer Leann Crittendon. She was preceded by her husband, J.W. “Red” Crittendon; one son, Charles Thomas Crittendon; one daughter, Patricia Ann Crittendon; three brothers, Earl Thompson, Arthur Thompson and Richard Thompson; three sisters, Myrtle Thompson, Margaret Thompson and Rosie Goodier Dye; one grandson, Buster Crittendon. Her parents were Sam Thompson and Elizabeth Barker Thompson. Funeral services for Mrs. Crittendon will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at Lindsey Funeral Home. Rev. Harold Council and Rev. Topper Council will officiate. Burial will follow at Maplelawn Park Cemetery. Friends may call after 9 a.m. Monday at the funeral home. Condolences may be left online at rothandlindseyfh.com.
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