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Recent Obituaries


We receive many letters from the families we've served, thanking us for our caring ways during their time of loss. Their words warm our hearts, and speak to you of our professionalism, compassion, and the true value of the services we provide.

  • October 13, 2017

    Your entire staff was very caring and loving. Garrick was so helpful with everything. All we had to do was tell him what we wanted and he made it happen. Thank you!

    Allen Jones, Judy Ward, Kathy Ellis
  • October 13, 2017

    The staff members truly care about the sadness that families are experiencing during this difficult time of loss. Kind, caring and compassionate. The staff feels like family to me.

    Katie Downing
  • September 27, 2017

    Thank you so much for all you did. It's comforting to know in your most difficult and trying times someone is taking care of you and your family. God bless you all!

    Glenn Fabben
  • August 18, 2017

    Good service, special attention to details, comprehensive planning. Staff was most helpful, explained procedures and had things ready. We are very appreciative of your help.

    Family of Geneva Mohr
  • August 18, 2017

    I'm so grateful and so pleased with everything the staff did. I know I couldn't ask for any better than what they have shown to the family. Thank you so much!

    Danny Clark
  • August 11, 2017

    This team is so amazing from the smile you get when you walk in to the very end. They went over and beyond to help us through the whole process. So amazing how caring they all were. Can't thank them enough. It meant more than they will ever know.

    Lisa Guinn
  • August 11, 2017

    You all were awesome - guiding me through this extremely hard time. I can't thank you enough. How beautiful you made my mom look. I thank God for people like you, so loving and compassionate.

    Gloria Regalado
  • June 29, 2017

    Garrick's attention to detail - he is the best! He was very helpful.

    Joe Banner
  • June 23, 2017

    Bryan and Donna went above and beyond their duties to make sure my needs were met. The services were handled so nicely. Thanks to everyone but triple thanks to Donna and Bryan.

    Maxine Laws
  • June 02, 2017

    We were well pleased with all the ways you conducted everything.

  • June 02, 2017

    The staff at Newland is wonderful! We were in constant contact and they met all our needs.

    Ned and Lori Harmon
  • June 02, 2017

    Everyone we dealt with was extremely kind and helpful. We had not complaints.

    Bill Hartley
  • April 18, 2017

    We have always received courteous and respectful service. For that we are grateful!

    Mary Norbury
  • April 18, 2017

    I was very pleased with Garrick Smith. He was very professional and helpful throughout the whole process. You are very much appreciated!

    Ileta Silvia
  • April 18, 2017

    All of your employees were so polite and helpful and could not do enough for us in every way. We feel like Garrick is a part of our family. We really love him and he is perfect for the job he does.

    Sherry Woodie and Girls
  • April 12, 2017

    We have the good fortune to work with Garrick Smith and his staff with the passing of both my parents. The heartfelt caring and professionalism are just everyday. Was so quick to make sure all our needs were taken care of. So simple that the entire funeral process was not stressful. Thank you again!

    Ray Wiseman
  • April 05, 2017

    Everyone went out of their way to help me and my family in this time of sorrow. Everyone helped with the preparation of the services They really care about the families in their time of loss.

    Patricia Trice
  • November 09, 2016

    Staff was caring and professional. Well trained. Great experience at a sorrowful time.

    Jan Miller
  • August 12, 2016

    I have beautiful memories of my father's funeral. Every detail was arranged by phone and emails because I live in Maryland and Dad was returned to North Carolina. Garrick was extremely professional and sensitive to every detail and leading me through this process.

    Desiree Peck