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The Funeral Industry is a Killer

Does compassion cost extra, too?

Photo by Cassius Corbin/Instagram of a small neighborhood cemetery in Oklahoma

When we learned Dad had terminal liver cancer, Mom and I decided it’s time to get our ducks in a row.

One of the first tasks had been to set up pre-planned final arrangements at a local funeral home. We didn’t have the funds for an actual funeral, or the family or friends to care to attend one, so we settled with a basic…

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Cassius Corbin

Cassius Corbin

Writer, poet, and photographer from Oklahoma. IG: @sixfeetrooted. Twitter: @cassiuscorbin.