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Written by Jenny Goldade


Funeral directors and funeral home owners constantly strive to improve themselves for their community and the families they serve.


Unfortunately, they don’t often get the recognition they deserve. That’s why Frazer Consultants regularly features the accomplishments of funeral directors and funeral homes in our Funeral Home Happenings blog. See what your peers and colleagues have been up to lately!


If you or someone you know deserves recognition, email us at We’d love to feature you or them in our next installment of Funeral Home Happenings!


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Tennessee Funeral Homes Have Therapy Dogs on Their Staff

Many funeral homes in the Tennessee Tri-Cities have grief therapy dogs currently on their staff or in training, such as Hamlett-Dobson Funeral Homes & Crematory in Kingsport, Morris-Baker Funeral Home & Cremation Services in Johnson City, and Jeffers Funeral and Cremation Service in Greeneville.


Read more at Siouxland Proud.


Michigan Funeral Home Opens New Location

Beacon Cremation & Funeral Service opened a new location in Frankfort, Michigan.


Read more at mySanAntonio.


Teddy the Therapy Dog Joins Missouri Funeral Home

A Goldendoodle puppy named Teddy joined the staff of Baue Funeral Homes in Missouri.




Funeral Homes Help Their Communities with Vital ICE (In Case of Emergency) App

Croley Funeral Home and Bowling Funeral Home are providing their community members with a life-saving phone app that saves users’ medical information, emergency contacts, and more.


Read more at Times-Tribune.


Madison Chatham Coalition Partners with Funeral Home

To educate their community about safe prescription drug disposal, Bradley & Son Funeral Homes, LLC partnered with The Madison Chatham Coalition.


Read more at Chatham Courier.