Q&A – What Are My Options for Final Disposition

March 12, 2018

One of the most important decisions you will make when it comes time to plan a funeral for someone you love, or for yourself when preplanning, is choosing a final resting place – or final disposition option. There are many preferences, cultural elements, and religious requirements that can go into such a decision, and the […]

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Beware the Discount Funeral Home

February 27, 2018

The death of a loved one often leaves a family emotionally devastated, and the need to promptly plan a funeral adds to the stress. If arrangements haven’t been made beforehand, a quick internet search will reveal numerous options for funeral homes and cremation providers – some appearing less expensive than others. But these websites only […]

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A Funeral Service: Telling the Story of a Life

February 12, 2018

Books often don’t end after the final words of the last chapter. At times, what you think is the conclusion to the story is actually followed by a single page, bare except for the words, “The End,” and followed by an epilogue. These final pages are a brief, but impactful, continuation of the tale where […]

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Starting the Year Off Right by Planning for the Future

January 31, 2018

The first few weeks of a new year can be stressful, especially if you’re already seeing your New Year’s resolutions fall by the wayside. If you have made resolutions this year, hopefully you’re still going strong! If not, maybe you should think of reframing your goal. Instead of simply resolving to do less of something—eat […]

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Ideas for Reconnecting with Life After a Loss

January 8, 2018

It’s quite usual – and normal – for people who have suffered a loss to go into a kind of isolation. It’s common to feel tremendous sorrow and dislocation even long after the funeral service is over. The normal routines of life have been cruelly interrupted. At Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory, we […]

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Grief and the Holidays – Does it Ever Get Easier?

December 27, 2017

The holiday season is well under way here in Midland, Big Spring, and Stanton – and with it all the festivities and traditions you look forward to every year. But if you have experienced the loss of a loved one, the holidays can also bring back difficult or painful memories of your cherished friend or […]

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Funeral Service Options: What is Best For My Loved One?

December 13, 2017

Planning a funeral involves many personal decisions concerning how you or your loved one wish to be laid to rest. We often hear questions from the Midland and Big Spring families we serve about the major differences between the funeral options we offer and what will fit best for their wishes, traditions, preferences, and budget. […]

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What Nalley-Pickle & Welch is Thankful For

November 20, 2017

We don’t know about you, but Thanksgiving is one of our favorite holidays here at Nalley-Pickle & Welch. It’s the time of year when temperatures start to dip a bit, and families begin to gather from all over the country to Midland, Big Spring, and Stanton to visit with loved ones during the holidays. It’s […]

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We Are Proud to Fly the Flag for Our Veterans

November 10, 2017

As we consider the young men and women who have fought for our freedom throughout the years, whether overseas and protecting our borders at home, the words “You’re a grand ole’ flag, you’re a high-flying flag” take on special meaning. As Americans – and as people from Midland, Big Spring, and Stanton, Texas – we […]

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Our Family Serving Yours

October 26, 2017

A very wise man – an economist who lived in England during the 18th century by the name of John Bowring – once said, “A happy family is but an earlier heaven.” This is a sentiment we understand very well here at Nalley-Pickle & Welch. Family is at the heart of everything we do – […]

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