Historians believe funeral and cremation traditions date as far back as 60,000 BC, but our modern traditions are very different from the ones back then. Here are the most common modern funeral and cremation traditions in America:
This is far from a comprehensive list of American funeral traditions. Others include pallbearers, open caskets, embalming, sending flowers, funeral processions, wearing black, and more. You are allowed to choose all, some, or none of these traditions to celebrate the life of your lost loved one. Do you want to learn more about traditions surrounding death or Clarksville, TN cremation services? We are here to help, so please call or visit us today for more information on our services or how we can help in your time of loss or preplanning.