Taylor Steed

Proper Highway Etiquette for Funeral Processions

Understanding proper etiquette for a highway funeral procession can be difficult.,/p>

This post describes funeral procession procedures and details the proper etiquette to use when driving in or encountering funeral processions.

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The Reason People Die with Their Eyes Open

While we tend to associate open eyes with death, your eyes can actually be open or closed when you die.

This article explores the biology behind what happens to your eyes and eyelids when you die, and the superstitions behind open eyes at death.

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The Length of Time a Body Stays in Its Grave

The amount of time a body stays in its grave is dependent on biological factors, as well as the potential for the grave to be relocated or reused.

This article gives the answer, and also covers the factors that control how long a body remains in its grave, as well as burial plot legality in the United States.

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The Churches You Can and Cannot Have a Funeral at

When choosing a church for a funeral, the religion of the church and the religion of the funeral or deceased may influence where the funeral can be held.

To learn more about the stipulations of the main religious bodies in the United States, read on.

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How Long After Death You Can Have an Open Casket Funeral

The ability to have an open casket funeral is entirely dependent on the state of the deceased’s body.

In this article, I will talk about the embalming process, how it works, and how it has allowed us to extend the interval after death in which an open-casket funeral can be held.

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The Best Colors for the Deceased to Wear at the Funeral

One of the many decisions that must be made when planning a funeral or burial is what color the deceased’s clothing will be.

To help you understand your options, this article discusses what to consider when choosing an outfit color and the dress requirements associated with the different funeral services and burial options.

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Can Non-Mormons Attend the Funeral Services of Mormons?

Mormon funerals are one of the only Mormon ceremonies that you can attend as a non-Mormon.

To understand more about the Mormon belief on death and the afterlife, when you can attend a Mormon funeral, and the proper etiquette to follow when you attend, read on.

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