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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Gene Honeycutt, 77, of Chouteau, Oklahoma, passed away on Wednesday, February 16, 2011 in Claremore, Oklahoma. He was born on January 6, 1934 in Inola, Oklahoma, the son of Willis Herman Honeycutt and Grace Pearl (Biby) Honeycutt. Gene faithfully served his Country in the United States Army. He married Helen Bracken in June of 1957. She preceded him in death on February 20, 2006. He was a welder by trade working for Braden Manufacturing. Gene loved being outdoors, hunting and fishing. He loved his family and enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren and family. He will be so very missed by all who knew and loved him. Funeral Services for Gene will be held on Monday, February 21, 2011 at 10 a.m. in the Shipman Funeral Chapel with Reverend Don Bendure officiating. Interment will be in the Chouteau West Cemetery in Chouteau, Oklahoma with Ronnie Fisher, Leonard Honeycutt, John Honeycutt, Alvin Honeycutt, Mike Edmonds and Toby Honeycutt serving as casketbearers. The family will receive friends and family at the funeral home from 2-4 p.m. on Sunday afternoon. To leave a personal message to his family please see his web memorial at www.shipmansfuneralhome.com . Arrangements are under the direction of Shipman’s Funeral & Cremation Service. Gene is survived by his sons, Ronnie and wife, Purcella Fisher of Langley, OK, Leonard Honeycutt of Chouteau, OK, Alvin and wife, Karen Honeycutt of Pryor, OK and John and wife, Amy Honeycutt of Chouteau, OK; his daughter, Debbie and husband, Mike Edmonds of Chouteau, OK; his brothers, Edsel Honeycutt of Oregon, Ivan Honeycutt of Chelsea, Rolland Honeycutt of Foyil, OK and W.H. (Junior) Honeycutt of Foyil, OK; his sisters, Alene Binam of Inola, OK, Ola Osborn of Inola, OK, Deloris Dunham, of MO, Ellen Wilson of Broken Arrow, OK and Bessie Harris of CA; grandchildren, Ronnie Fisher Jr., Gene Fisher, Shanna Williams, Whitney Honeycutt, Clarissa Honeycutt, Toby Honeycutt, Nicki Vanderford, Meagan Vandecar, Cindy Sutton and Brent Blevins; great grandchildren, Cody, Skylar, Bryce, Caleb, Christina, Christy, McKayla, Alyssa, Andrea, Sarah, Joe and Rebecca; great great grandchildren, Tristan, Alexis and Jaiden; many other friends and relatives. He was preceded in death by his wife, Helen; two brothers, Joe and J.D. Honeycutt; two sisters, Helen White and Ruby McDaris; and his parents.
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