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My Loved One Said, “No Funeral.” What Should I Do?

May 13, 2020

This is an issue we hear about time and time again at Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory: What should I do when my loved one made it clear he or she does not want a funeral or memorial service? What your loved one may be thinking this will help the family by saving […]

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My Loved One Said, “No Funeral.” What Should I Do?

May 13, 2020

This is an issue we hear about time and time again at Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory: What should I do when my loved one made it clear he or she does not want a funeral or memorial service? What your loved one may be thinking this will help the family by saving […]

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Are You Grieving or Depressed? Here’s How to Tell the Difference.

May 4, 2020

Every day, our staff meets with families in Midland, Big Spring, and Stanton who have lost a friend or family member. Some arrive at Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory tired but at peace, having had time to say goodbye and prepare for their loved one’s death. Others have had their world turned upside […]

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Are You Grieving or Depressed? Here’s How to Tell the Difference.

May 4, 2020

Every day, our staff meets with families in Midland, Big Spring, and Stanton who have lost a friend or family member. Some arrive at Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory tired but at peace, having had time to say goodbye and prepare for their loved one’s death. Others have had their world turned upside […]

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Our Advice on Talking to Kids About COVID-19

April 14, 2020

Our Nalley-Pickle & Welch staff has over 65 years of experience walking through difficult times with those in our community. This includes having conversations with children about illness, tragedy, and death. When Midland, Big Spring, and Stanton families walk through our doors, they depend on us for encouragement during challenging moments; right now is no […]

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Our Advice on Talking to Kids About COVID-19

April 14, 2020

Our Nalley-Pickle & Welch staff has over 65 years of experience walking through difficult times with those in our community. This includes having conversations with children about illness, tragedy, and death. When Midland, Big Spring, and Stanton families walk through our doors, they depend on us for encouragement during challenging moments; right now is no […]

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5 Ways to Relieve Loneliness During a Quarantine

April 9, 2020

All across Midland, Stanton, and Big Spring, people are spending their days inside waiting for the end of the COVID-19 crisis. Here at Nalley-Pickle Welch Funeral Home & Crematory, we are doing our best to serve our community during this time of uncertainty. We know that many of you are separated from family, friends, and […]

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5 Ways to Relieve Loneliness During a Quarantine

April 9, 2020

All across Midland, Stanton, and Big Spring, people are spending their days inside waiting for the end of the COVID-19 crisis. Here at Nalley-Pickle Welch Funeral Home & Crematory, we are doing our best to serve our community during this time of uncertainty. We know that many of you are separated from family, friends, and […]

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Our Top 5 Recommended Foods for a Funeral Reception

March 18, 2020

Getting together after a funeral to share stories and a meal is a special tradition for many families in Midland, Big Spring, and Stanton. Here at Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory, we always say that every person is unique and needs to be celebrated – and a reception does exactly that. It’s an […]

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Our Top 5 Recommended Foods for a Funeral Reception

March 18, 2020

Getting together after a funeral to share stories and a meal is a special tradition for many families in Midland, Big Spring, and Stanton. Here at Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory, we always say that every person is unique and needs to be celebrated – and a reception does exactly that. It’s an […]

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The Top 4 Questions to Ask a Cremation Provider

March 6, 2020

While cremation is becoming an increasingly popular choice for families in Big Spring, Midland, and Stanton, it’s important to remember this: Not all cremation providers are equal. Scandals in the media have caused many to be leery of cremation, and rightfully so. On top of that, the choice to cremate can involve personal, religious, or […]

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The Top 4 Questions to Ask a Cremation Provider

March 6, 2020

While cremation is becoming an increasingly popular choice for families in Big Spring, Midland, and Stanton, it’s important to remember this: Not all cremation providers are equal. Scandals in the media have caused many to be leery of cremation, and rightfully so. On top of that, the choice to cremate can involve personal, religious, or […]

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Tips for Writing a Meaningful Obituary

February 19, 2020

American playwright and novelist Thornton Wilder once said, “The highest tribute to the dead is not grief but gratitude.” To be sure, grief is inescapable, and a part of the normal human experience after a death occurs. One way we can express our gratitude to our loved ones is through preparing a farewell that captures […]

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Tips for Writing a Meaningful Obituary

February 19, 2020

American playwright and novelist Thornton Wilder once said, “The highest tribute to the dead is not grief but gratitude.” To be sure, grief is inescapable, and a part of the normal human experience after a death occurs. One way we can express our gratitude to our loved ones is through preparing a farewell that captures […]

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When your Family Needs Help, Trust Our Family

February 5, 2020

“The family is one of nature’s masterpieces,” said Spanish philosopher George Santayana. It may sound like a cliché, but for good reason: Family is important. No matter what your family looks like—big or small, from the same genetic tree or related by choice—these are the people who share the highs and lows of life with […]

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When your Family Needs Help, Trust Our Family

February 5, 2020

“The family is one of nature’s masterpieces,” said Spanish philosopher George Santayana. It may sound like a cliché, but for good reason: Family is important. No matter what your family looks like—big or small, from the same genetic tree or related by choice—these are the people who share the highs and lows of life with […]

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6 Reasons to Plan Your Own Funeral

January 13, 2020

Is it strange to plan your own funeral? We don’t think so. While no one likes to dwell on the idea of their own death, there are a number of advantages to preplanning with Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory. Some say it’s the greatest gift of love you can give to your family. […]

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6 Reasons to Plan Your Own Funeral

January 13, 2020

Is it strange to plan your own funeral? We don’t think so. While no one likes to dwell on the idea of their own death, there are a number of advantages to preplanning with Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory. Some say it’s the greatest gift of love you can give to your family. […]

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Tips for Improving Your Life in 2020

January 6, 2020

Life can be broken down into many chapters, and 2020 is the perfect opportunity to start a brand new one. But let’s shake things up a bit and take the focus off resolutions. After all, studies show that less than 10 percent of those who make resolutions manage to stick them for more than a […]

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Tips for Improving Your Life in 2020

January 6, 2020

Life can be broken down into many chapters, and 2020 is the perfect opportunity to start a brand new one. But let’s shake things up a bit and take the focus off resolutions. After all, studies show that less than 10 percent of those who make resolutions manage to stick them for more than a […]

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My Loved One Said, “No Funeral.” What Should I Do?

May 13, 2020

This is an issue we hear about time and time again at Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory: What should I do when my loved one made it clear he or she does not want a funeral or memorial service? What your loved one may be thinking this will help the family by saving […]

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My Loved One Said, “No Funeral.” What Should I Do?

May 13, 2020

This is an issue we hear about time and time again at Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory: What should I do when my loved one made it clear he or she does not want a funeral or memorial service? What your loved one may be thinking this will help the family by saving […]

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Are You Grieving or Depressed? Here’s How to Tell the Difference.

May 4, 2020

Every day, our staff meets with families in Midland, Big Spring, and Stanton who have lost a friend or family member. Some arrive at Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory tired but at peace, having had time to say goodbye and prepare for their loved one’s death. Others have had their world turned upside […]

Read More
Are You Grieving or Depressed? Here’s How to Tell the Difference.

May 4, 2020

Every day, our staff meets with families in Midland, Big Spring, and Stanton who have lost a friend or family member. Some arrive at Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory tired but at peace, having had time to say goodbye and prepare for their loved one’s death. Others have had their world turned upside […]

Read More
Our Advice on Talking to Kids About COVID-19

April 14, 2020

Our Nalley-Pickle & Welch staff has over 65 years of experience walking through difficult times with those in our community. This includes having conversations with children about illness, tragedy, and death. When Midland, Big Spring, and Stanton families walk through our doors, they depend on us for encouragement during challenging moments; right now is no […]

Read More
Our Advice on Talking to Kids About COVID-19

April 14, 2020

Our Nalley-Pickle & Welch staff has over 65 years of experience walking through difficult times with those in our community. This includes having conversations with children about illness, tragedy, and death. When Midland, Big Spring, and Stanton families walk through our doors, they depend on us for encouragement during challenging moments; right now is no […]

Read More
5 Ways to Relieve Loneliness During a Quarantine

April 9, 2020

All across Midland, Stanton, and Big Spring, people are spending their days inside waiting for the end of the COVID-19 crisis. Here at Nalley-Pickle Welch Funeral Home & Crematory, we are doing our best to serve our community during this time of uncertainty. We know that many of you are separated from family, friends, and […]

Read More
5 Ways to Relieve Loneliness During a Quarantine

April 9, 2020

All across Midland, Stanton, and Big Spring, people are spending their days inside waiting for the end of the COVID-19 crisis. Here at Nalley-Pickle Welch Funeral Home & Crematory, we are doing our best to serve our community during this time of uncertainty. We know that many of you are separated from family, friends, and […]

Read More
Our Top 5 Recommended Foods for a Funeral Reception

March 18, 2020

Getting together after a funeral to share stories and a meal is a special tradition for many families in Midland, Big Spring, and Stanton. Here at Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory, we always say that every person is unique and needs to be celebrated – and a reception does exactly that. It’s an […]

Read More
Our Top 5 Recommended Foods for a Funeral Reception

March 18, 2020

Getting together after a funeral to share stories and a meal is a special tradition for many families in Midland, Big Spring, and Stanton. Here at Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory, we always say that every person is unique and needs to be celebrated – and a reception does exactly that. It’s an […]

Read More
The Top 4 Questions to Ask a Cremation Provider

March 6, 2020

While cremation is becoming an increasingly popular choice for families in Big Spring, Midland, and Stanton, it’s important to remember this: Not all cremation providers are equal. Scandals in the media have caused many to be leery of cremation, and rightfully so. On top of that, the choice to cremate can involve personal, religious, or […]

Read More
The Top 4 Questions to Ask a Cremation Provider

March 6, 2020

While cremation is becoming an increasingly popular choice for families in Big Spring, Midland, and Stanton, it’s important to remember this: Not all cremation providers are equal. Scandals in the media have caused many to be leery of cremation, and rightfully so. On top of that, the choice to cremate can involve personal, religious, or […]

Read More
Tips for Writing a Meaningful Obituary

February 19, 2020

American playwright and novelist Thornton Wilder once said, “The highest tribute to the dead is not grief but gratitude.” To be sure, grief is inescapable, and a part of the normal human experience after a death occurs. One way we can express our gratitude to our loved ones is through preparing a farewell that captures […]

Read More
Tips for Writing a Meaningful Obituary

February 19, 2020

American playwright and novelist Thornton Wilder once said, “The highest tribute to the dead is not grief but gratitude.” To be sure, grief is inescapable, and a part of the normal human experience after a death occurs. One way we can express our gratitude to our loved ones is through preparing a farewell that captures […]

Read More
When your Family Needs Help, Trust Our Family

February 5, 2020

“The family is one of nature’s masterpieces,” said Spanish philosopher George Santayana. It may sound like a cliché, but for good reason: Family is important. No matter what your family looks like—big or small, from the same genetic tree or related by choice—these are the people who share the highs and lows of life with […]

Read More
When your Family Needs Help, Trust Our Family

February 5, 2020

“The family is one of nature’s masterpieces,” said Spanish philosopher George Santayana. It may sound like a cliché, but for good reason: Family is important. No matter what your family looks like—big or small, from the same genetic tree or related by choice—these are the people who share the highs and lows of life with […]

Read More
6 Reasons to Plan Your Own Funeral

January 13, 2020

Is it strange to plan your own funeral? We don’t think so. While no one likes to dwell on the idea of their own death, there are a number of advantages to preplanning with Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory. Some say it’s the greatest gift of love you can give to your family. […]

Read More
6 Reasons to Plan Your Own Funeral

January 13, 2020

Is it strange to plan your own funeral? We don’t think so. While no one likes to dwell on the idea of their own death, there are a number of advantages to preplanning with Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory. Some say it’s the greatest gift of love you can give to your family. […]

Read More
Tips for Improving Your Life in 2020

January 6, 2020

Life can be broken down into many chapters, and 2020 is the perfect opportunity to start a brand new one. But let’s shake things up a bit and take the focus off resolutions. After all, studies show that less than 10 percent of those who make resolutions manage to stick them for more than a […]

Read More
Tips for Improving Your Life in 2020

January 6, 2020

Life can be broken down into many chapters, and 2020 is the perfect opportunity to start a brand new one. But let’s shake things up a bit and take the focus off resolutions. After all, studies show that less than 10 percent of those who make resolutions manage to stick them for more than a […]

Read More