Category Archives: Funeral Songs

Unique Celebration of Life Ideas from Carrie Fisher and Debbie Reynold’s Funeral Services

We lost Debbie Reynolds and Carrie Fisher the wonderful  mother and daughter Hollywood duo within a day of each other. Their private and public funeral services contained some creative life celebration ideas to commemorate their remarkable lives that might inspire you.

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Debbie Reynolds and Carrie Fisher, what a mother-daughter force!

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Top Ten Country Funeral Songs for 2013

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Read below for the top ten funeral country songs for 2013, complete with our favorite lyrics and suggestions for songs that might be appropriate for a funeral for a mother, a sister, a young person, a grandparent, or a dad.

1) Holly Dunn – Daddy’s Hands

Daddy’s Hands is a wonderful country song for a daughter that is planning a memorial service for her father. Lyrics from Holly Dunn’s popular country funeral song are featured above.

 

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Popular Songs About Angels for Funerals or Memorial Services

Angel by Sarah McLachalanWe’ve had many requests for memorial or funeral songs with angels in the lyrics. Below you will find four songs that are often downloaded from Amazon.com. If you click on the link you will be taken to the lyrics and you can listen to the song and purchase the song on MP3 format if you wish.

Angel by Sarah McLachlan
You’re in the arms of the angel
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Planning that final party, from a funeral to a Celebration of Life; Some Good Ideas

Ebell of Los Angels for a Celebration of Life

Margaret Goldsmith selected the Ebell of Los Angeles as the venue for her celebration of life.

Today I read an interesting article in the Wall Street Journal titled, Planning That Final Party, Funerals are changing – and people are taking matters into their own hands
The writer talks about her friend Margaret who was battling cancer, and spent hours on the phone with her sister planning every detail of her memorial service. She considered herself the ultimate party planner, and she had some talent in the family with her husband being a cinematographer and her brother-in-law a screenwriter. Continue reading

Top 10 Country Funeral Songs

Last year, we told you about the top 10 funeral songs according to the visitors to our website.  Now we want to share with you the Top Ten Country Funeral Songs that people have downloaded from our interactive page at Country Funeral Songs.  Visit our page to hear a large selection of funeral country songs and read the lyrics. Continue reading