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      Crematory

      Posted on December 15th, 2012
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        The Shackelford family is pleased to announce that we will soon be opening our own cremation center.  Shackelford Cremation Services, […]

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      Church Street

      Posted on November 29th, 2012
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      I grew up on the business end of Church Street.  I say the business end because I lived directly behind the […]

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      Heads and Hearts

      Posted on November 22nd, 2012
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      My parents had been told they would never have children, so the house they built in 1955 had two bedrooms […]

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      Cemeteries

      Posted on November 15th, 2012
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      I have a thing for cemeteries, but only the old ones with upright monuments. For the uninitiated, an upright monument is […]

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      Bread Machine

      Posted on October 29th, 2012
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      I have never had an affinity for bread machines. As a matter of fact, I pretty much blame them for […]

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      Tiny Little Holes

      Posted on October 22nd, 2012
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      There is a woodpecker that lives in the funeral home in Savannah.  O.k  – it’s not a real woodpecker but […]

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      Tacos

      Posted on October 15th, 2012
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      My father was a fastidious eater, to say the least; not picky, just particular.  Anything still recognizable in the fridge, […]

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      The Grown-Ups’ Table

      Posted on August 22nd, 2012
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      When my son was little and we would gather at my in-laws’ house for Thanksgiving, he always wanted to sit […]

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      It’s My Party

      Posted on August 15th, 2012
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      In 1963, Lesley Gore sang, “It’s my party, and I’ll cry if I want to …” and soared to number […]

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