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Tipping at funerals is a normal custom. It is not necessary to tip the funeral director or any of the staff at the funeral home, but tipping is customary for many of the other service providers.

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As of 2014, payment to pastors for conducting funerals can range from nothing to a few hundred dollars, depending on the pastor's personal choices and those of his church. The pastor's honorarium can usually be paid eith...

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The stalwart of black gospel songs for funerals is Thomas Dorsey's "Take My Hand, Precious Lord." Written in 1932, Dorsey's classic is perhaps the most iconic black spiritual of all time. Dorsey adapted the melody from a...

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Some common hymns for Roman Catholic funerals are "Ave Maria," "Amazing Grace," "How Great Thou Art," "Prayer of St. Francis" and "On Eagle's Wings." Hymns for a funeral mass are sung at the same points as in a Sunday ma...

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Andersen windows come in a variety of widths for custom installation, with widths varying by the series of windows desired; for example, Andersen’s 100 Series awning window comes in widths from 1 foot, 5 1/2 inches to 3 ...

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Totem poles originated among the native people in the Pacific northwest section of North America, though the custom of poles was passed to other tribes. Poles are carved from cedar and typically are between 3 feet and 60...

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Cross wall construction is a technique of building using pre-cast and custom built concrete components and fabrications in specific projects. This technique of construction is faster and suited for building cellular stru...

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