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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Peggy Lee “Aunt Peg” Morris, 66, of Palatka, passed away Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at Crestwood Nursing Center following an extended illness. She was a lifelong resident of Palatka and was of the Baptist faith. She enjoyed singing karaoke and was well known for singing songs by Patsy Cline. She had worked with the ARC in Palatka and loved helping people. Peggy adored her family and was known for always seeing the good in people.
Peggy is preceded in death by her son, Lawrence Morris, Jr. and her father, George Knowles, Sr.
She is survived by her daughter, Laura Morris; mother, Vida Knowles, both of Palatka; sister, Thiesta Shell of Palatka and Rhonda Bryant of Rutherforton, NC; brothers, George Knowles, Jr., James Knowles and Hoyt Knowles all of Palatka; grandchildren, Frank Carl DeVane, Jr., Lonnie Allen DeVane, Jessica Breeanne DeVane, Michael Peacock, Joshua Morris LePage and Somer Morris; great-grandchildren, Lonnie Allen DeVane, Jr. and Kelsie Ann Doggett.
A memorial service will be held at 7:00 P.M. on Saturday, March 8, 2014 at Johnson-Overturf Chapel in Palatka with Pastor Louis Tremblay officiating.
Memories and Condolences may be expressed to the family at Peggy’s Book of Memories page at www.JohnsonOverturffunerals.com.
Arrangements are under the direction of Johnson-Overturf Funeral Home in Palatka.
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