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Handling the Military Funeral Services for Sgt. Thomas Cole Walker

Handling the Military Funeral Services for Sgt. Thomas Cole Walker

Sergeant Walker will be returning home on Tuesday evening October 29, 2019 to Cleveland Hopkins Airport and procession will be brought back to Conneaut, via Rt. 90 to Rt. 7 and then east on Main St. to the Marcy Funeral Home, please line the streets approximately 10:00 PM, subject to change, please watch our Facebook page for updates.

North Cobb Schools: Raising community awareness, understanding and action against drug abuse

North Cobb Schools: Raising community awareness, understanding and action against drug abuse

North Cobb Schools Team UP with Home Grown, NFL Oakland Raiders TE Darren Waller to kick off Red Ribbon Week Events and raise community awareness, understanding and action against drug abuse. Baker Elementary School, in partnership with North Cobb High School, will host a special event, “Team Up Against Drugs with Darren Waller” to kick off Red Ribbon Week events for students and families. W...

GFC Assists with Defibrillator Training At The Post on August 8, 2019

GFC Assists with Defibrillator Training At The Post on August 8, 2019

On August 8, 2019, the Ron Asby North Cobb American Legion Post 304 held a training class for its new defibrillator. Captain Nick Adams, Cobb County EMS Operations Captain of the Cobb County Fire Department, taught the class on basic CPR and the use of the AED Defibrillator to several Post members and bar/kitchen staff.

Grief is an ongoing journey, and GriefShare is an amazing 13 week study

Grief is an ongoing journey, and GriefShare is an amazing 13 week study

This program features biblical, Christ-centered teaching that focuses on grief topics associated with the death of a loved one. The DVD seminar features nationally respected grief experts and real-life stories of people, followed by a small group discussion about what was viewed.

National League of POW-MIA Families

National League of POW-MIA Families

AMERICANS ACCOUNTED FOR: On 7/26/19, DPAA posted the identification of Major Neal C. Ward, USAF. Listed as MIA in Laos on 6/13/69, his remains were recovered on 12/13/17, and identified on 7/19/19. On 6/11/19, DPAA announced that Air Force Colonel Roy A. Knight, Jr, listed as MIA on 5/19/67 over Laos, is now accounted for. His remains were recovered on 2/28/19, and ID’d on 6/4/19. Prior to t...

Where to Begin: How to Plan for a Funeral

Where to Begin: How to Plan for a Funeral

When a loved one passes, it is always important to honor their memory in a way that they would have wanted. There isn’t a “right” or “wrong” way to do things. Often times, a person’s religious beliefs will be an important factor in a funeral. In some cases, careers or notable accomplishments will be part of the planning process, too. At Georgia Funeral Care & Cremation Services, we wil...

Veteran Funeral Plans: Serving Those Who Served For Us
Burial or Cremation: Important Details to Consider
A Tribute to Our Veterans with Music & Movie

A Tribute to Our Veterans with Music & Movie

The Georgia Vietnam Veterans Alliance, Chapter One Presents: A Tribute to Our Veterans with Music & Movie on Tuesday, November 6, 2018 at 6pm at Cobb Civic Center Jennie T. Anderson Theater 548 S. Marietta Pkwy Marietta, GA. 30060

Mesothelioma Veterans Support

Mesothelioma Veterans Support

We’ve had the privilege of helping veterans get the resources and support they need, and we won’t stop until we’ve reached every last one!

Please Help Support Hurricane Florence Victims in North and South Carolina

Please Help Support Hurricane Florence Victims in North and South Carolina

Hurricane Florence is projected to bring devastating rain, flooding, and wind to North Carolina, South Carolina, and Virginia, affecting millions of people. Google will match up to $1 million in donations to provide critical relief to those in need.

Please Help Support Hurricane Florence Victims in North and South Carolina

Please Help Support Hurricane Florence Victims in North and South Carolina

Hurricane Florence is projected to bring devastating rain, flooding, and wind to North Carolina, South Carolina, and Virginia, affecting millions of people. Google will match up to $1 million in donations to provide critical relief to those in need.

09/17/2018

Many thanks to everyone who helped to make Operation Toy Soldier a HUGE SUCCESS!!!

Many thanks to everyone who helped to make Operation Toy Soldier a HUGE SUCCESS!!!

Many thanks to everyone who helped to make Operation Toy Soldier a HUGE SUCCESS this holiday season! We will be publishing a more specific "thank you list" in the coming days. We wish you and your families a very Merry Christmas and a Prosperous, Happy New Year!

Georgia Funeral Care Honors National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day 2017

National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day, also referred to as Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day or Pearl Harbor Day, is observed annually in the United States on December 7, to remember and honor the 2,403 citizens of the United States who were killed in the Japanese surprise attack on Pearl Harbor in Hawaii on December 7, 1941.

Georgia Funeral Care was so proud to be a sponsor of the 2017 Atlanta Veterans Day Parade

Georgia Funeral Care was so proud to be a sponsor of the 2017 Atlanta Veterans Day Parade

Georgia Funeral Care was so proud to be a sponsor of the 2017 Atlanta Veterans Day Parade! Our Community and Veterans Liaison Darrell Waits, who sits on the board of directors of the parade, was instrumental in helping this years parade get launched. The theme this years was to commemorate 100th Anniversary of WWI. Thank you Darrell for your commitment and dedication to our veterans!

Operation Toy Soldier

Please help us make a donation of toys to active and non-active duty military for their children. HELPING CHILDREN OF MILITARY FAMILIES Black Friday November 24th–December 15th

The red poppy came to symbolize the blood shed during battle following the publication of the wartime poem “In Flanders Fields.”

The red poppy came to symbolize the blood shed during battle following the publication of the wartime poem “In Flanders Fields.”

After World War I, the poppy flourished in Europe. Scientists attributed the growth to soils in France and Belgium becoming enriched with lime from the rubble left by the war. From the dirt and mud grew a beautiful red poppy. The red poppy came to symbolize the blood shed during battle following the publication of the wartime poem “In Flanders Fields.” The poem was written by Lieutenant Colone...

A VETERAN is someone who

A VETERAN is someone who

A VETERAN is someone who, at one point in his or her life, wrote a blank check made payable to The United States of America for an amount of 'up to and including my life.'

A VETERAN is someone who

A VETERAN is someone who

A VETERAN is someone who, at one point in his or her life, wrote a blank check made payable to The United States of America for an amount of 'up to and including my life.'