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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New Albany – Charles S. Wright, Sr., 78, died Friday, February 5, 2010 at the North Mississippi Medical Center after a extended illness. He was born March 16, 1931 to Maynard and Vola Rhea Heflin Wright. He was a retired business owner. He was a devoted member of the Christ Community Baptist Church. He will be best remembered as a loving husband, father and grandfather. Services will be at 3:30 p.m. Sunday, February 7, 2010 at the Lee Memorial Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Wayne Neal officiating and Rev. Jack Maroon assisting. Burial will be in the Lee Memorial Park. Lee Memorial Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.Survivors include his wife, Mary Wright; two sons, Charles Wright, Jr. of Memphis, TN and Perry Wright (Patti) of Dumas, MS; one sister, Laura Blythe of Tupelo, MS; two brothers, Jack Wright of Mt Pleasant, MS, David Wright (Hilda) of Milford, CT; two grandchildren, Randy Wright (Jennifer), Karen Nan Rushing (Adam); two great-grandchildren, Gavin Rushing, Peyton Rushing; and several nieces and nephews.He was preceded in death by his wife of 57 years Lillian Wright; one sister Louise Wright Maroon of Belmont; one brother Robert M Wright of Fulton, MO; two nephews Alan Black and Robbie Wright.Pallbearers will be Sam Blythe, Tad Maroon, Mark Maroon, Brian Wright, Kevin Wright, Danny White, Tim White and Jerry Williams. Honorary Pallbearers will be the Joe Foley and Bryan Gillespie.Visitation will be today from 1:30 until service time today.
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