Obituaries

Patrick O'Malley
B: 1933-11-23
D: 2021-02-16
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O'Malley, Patrick
John Plank
B: 1937-07-11
D: 2021-02-13
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Plank, John
Norma Hulett
B: 1932-05-25
D: 2021-02-13
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Hulett, Norma
Doris Browning
B: 1937-02-19
D: 2021-02-01
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Browning, Doris
Barbara Bryan
B: 1927-08-22
D: 2021-01-30
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Bryan, Barbara
Jessie Harris
B: 1997-07-19
D: 2021-01-24
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Harris, Jessie
Ruth DeSelms
B: 1940-07-13
D: 2021-01-24
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DeSelms, Ruth
Catherine Scarlett
B: 1989-02-20
D: 2021-01-22
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Scarlett, Catherine
Jean Smith
B: 1931-05-04
D: 2021-01-15
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Smith, Jean
Helen Hay
B: 1933-09-22
D: 2021-01-14
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Hay, Helen
Donald Reynolds
B: 1940-10-21
D: 2021-01-07
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Reynolds, Donald
Jacqueline Hull
B: 1928-01-28
D: 2021-01-06
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Hull, Jacqueline
Lee Eskridge
B: 1969-06-30
D: 2020-12-28
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Eskridge, Lee
Larry Whitt
B: 1946-07-02
D: 2020-12-18
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Whitt, Larry
Mizella Pearson
B: 1933-04-20
D: 2020-12-06
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Pearson, Mizella
Ricky Foster
B: 1954-03-28
D: 2020-11-28
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Foster, Ricky
Kathryn Guthier
B: 1937-07-09
D: 2020-11-23
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Guthier, Kathryn
Lisa Burge
B: 1960-08-25
D: 2020-11-22
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Burge, Lisa
William Embrey
B: 1937-07-01
D: 2020-11-20
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Embrey, William
Nancy Chitty
B: 1943-07-07
D: 2020-11-19
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Chitty, Nancy
Barbara Adkins
B: 1929-05-14
D: 2020-11-16
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Adkins, Barbara

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Alternative Cremation Options

The latest innovation in cremation is a process of alkaline hydrolysis, sometimes called resomation. The process was developed in the United States in the late 1990s. The Cremation Association of North America describes the process as "a water-based cissolution process for human remains that uses alkaline chemicals, heat, and sometimes agitation and-or pressure, to accelerate natural decomposition". 

Compared with traditional cremation, this process uses less energy and releases no carbon and no matter into the atmosphere. Not all regions have made the legislative changes required for funeral homes to offer this service to families and the equipment costs are more than a conventional retort. Both factors currently reduce the availability of resomation cremation services.


Sources:
Cremation Association of North America