Buying flowers from us ensures that your order will be fulfilled through working with a network florists that are trusted by local funeral homes and recognized partners of the funeral industry. A customized message, along with a photo of your selected arrangement 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. This allows you the opportunity to choose a different product to ensure the family has a beautiful and unique selection of unique floral arrangements.
The price of these selections also includes the funeral home’s care of the flowers after the funeral and the delivery to the family or facility of choice 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.
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JERRY B. KELLEY
Jerry Bradley Kelley age 71, of
Florahome, passed away, Tuesday, August 4, 2009 at home following an
extended illness. A native of Andalusia, Alabama, he had lived in
Florahome since 1968 coming from Ocala. Jerry was the owner and
operator of Traxler Peat Company since 1969. He served as a Putnam
County Commissioner from 1976 to 1982. Jerry was a member of the
Palatka Horesman’s Club and the Florida High School Rodeo
Association and enjoyed offshore fishing. He was a member of
Westside Church of Christ.
Jerry is survived by his wife of 49
years, Wylene Kelley, 2 daughters, Terri Martin-Winn and husband,
Tom of Florahome, Gena Gardner of Flagler Beach, a son, Brad Kelley
and wife, Barbara of Cincinnati, OH, a sister, Elaine K. Myers of
Palatka, 8 grandchildren, Scott Carter, Andy Carter, Jillian Martin,
Kelley Andrews, Kade Gardner, Kamron Gardner, Emma Kelley and Clara
Funeral services will be 10:00 AM,
Saturday, August 8, 2009 at College Road Church of Christ. Burial
will follow in Oak Hill West Cemetery. The family will receive
friends Friday evening from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM at Johnson-Overturf
Funeral Home in Palatka.
Flowers are gratefully accepted or
memorial donations may be made in his name to Haven Hospice, 6400
St. Johns Avenue, Palatka, FL 32177.
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