Private Autopsy Services

Private Autopsy Services

In certain cases, the North Carolina Office of Chief Medical Examiner (NC OCME) may not mandate an autopsy for an unattended death; nor will they perform an autopsy upon the request of the family. In other cases, a hospital may not necessitate the need for an autopsy...
Hindu Funeral Traditions

Hindu Funeral Traditions

If you wonder what Hindu funeral traditions are like, they can be different from traditional American funerals, but the core fundamentals remain the same. There is a gathering of family and friends who are grieving. There is a process of letting the deceased go and...
Have You Planned For Medicaid Benefits?

Have You Planned For Medicaid Benefits?

Growing older means thinking about how to maximize your finances. Retirement is often a time of cutting back and ensuring you have enough assets to carry you through end-of-life. Someone turning 65 years old today has almost a 70% chance of needing long-term care...
How to Plan Your Own Funeral

How to Plan Your Own Funeral

Whether you are planning for yourself or a loved one, there is no need to wait to plan your end-of-life memorial or funeral service. There are many decisions to make, and deciding how things should go now will save your family time and energy later.  Losing a loved...

Why Preplan for a Funeral?

Why is preplanning your funeral so important? We all plan for the big occasions in our lives, like graduations and weddings. When you think about your own funeral, you probably have ideas about how that will look. But if you don’t plan for this last rite of...