Obituaries

Bernice Hardy
B: 1948-05-14
D: 2017-05-21
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Hardy, Bernice
Darrius Jackson-Paul
B: 1993-10-04
D: 2017-05-10
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Jackson-Paul, Darrius
Victor J. Madric
B: 1964-07-19
D: 2017-05-07
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Madric, Victor J.
Theresa L. Duncan
B: 1933-12-07
D: 2017-05-05
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Duncan, Theresa L.
Agnes Summers
B: 1945-09-25
D: 2017-05-04
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Summers, Agnes
Beverly Anderson
B: 1964-05-12
D: 2017-04-29
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Anderson, Beverly
Derrick I. Crosby
B: 1971-11-24
D: 2017-04-26
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Crosby, Derrick I.
Salathiel M. Gaymon
B: 1953-10-19
D: 2017-04-26
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Gaymon, Salathiel M.
Eva Parker
B: 1928-08-30
D: 2017-04-21
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Parker, Eva
Bessie V. Vallery
B: 1938-03-21
D: 2017-04-20
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Vallery, Bessie V.
Nelson Dodd
B: 1931-07-27
D: 2017-04-19
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Dodd, Nelson
Pearlie M. Robinson
B: 1942-02-14
D: 2017-04-19
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Robinson, Pearlie M.
Lila M. Miller
B: 1919-06-01
D: 2017-04-18
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Miller, Lila M.
Ernest A. Walton
B: 1938-02-02
D: 2017-04-16
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Walton, Ernest A.
Edgar H. Johnson, II
B: 1927-05-17
D: 2017-04-14
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Johnson, II, Edgar H.
Wayne Thomas-Toner
B: 1971-01-23
D: 2017-04-10
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Thomas-Toner, Wayne
James Branch
B: 1949-02-17
D: 2017-04-02
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Branch, James
Pearl Douglas
B: 1951-02-09
D: 2017-04-01
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Douglas, Pearl
Marchella Wilkes
B: 1960-07-18
D: 2017-04-01
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Wilkes, Marchella
Winona Deputy
B: 1933-11-23
D: 2017-03-30
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Deputy, Winona
Yaseem K. Powell
B: 1998-12-25
D: 2017-03-28
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Powell, Yaseem K.

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For Them:

  • Sit with the dying person; hold his/her hand. Reassure the person with a reminder that you are there. Do not speak about your loved one as though he/she isn't there. Hearing remains until the moment of death.
  • Identify your self by name. Speak softly, clearly and truthfully when you need to communicate.
  • Talk to him/her while giving care and explain what you are doing.
  • Sitting quietly at the bedside, playing soothing music or reading something comforting may achieve a calming effect.

For Yourself:

  • Normal family routines may be disrupted and you may feel you have lost your ability to concentrate on anything, You may wish sometimes for things to be over because of the uncertainty, helplessness, emotional and physical exhaustion you may be experiencing.

Feelings such as guilt, anger, frustration or sadness are common among people who are supporting a person during a terminal illness

  • Tears are a natural expression of one's feelings. Some may internalize their feelings and may not be able to cry. Both reactions are normal.
  • Good byes are appropriate. Both the family and the person dying may find comfort in this process of "letting go."
  • During this time a member of the clergy, chaplain or a spiritual adviser can provide support and comfort to both the family and the person dying. Certain religions have rites or sacraments that may be desired by the client or family at this time.