Precious Memories // Now I Lay Me Down to Sleep

  In honor of Infant and Pregnancy Loss Awareness month, we are re-sharing a blog post written in October 2015.  For 10 years, Now I Lay Me Down to Sleep has been providing grieving parents with stunning remembrance photos of their little angels, who have left this Earth far too soon. Some babies are born…

Pastor of the Month for July // Charlie Winburn

  Charlie Winburn, Pastor of Renew Community Church was honored as Walker Funeral Home and The Buzz 101.5 July’s Pastor of the Month. The award was presented by Lincoln Ware and Herb Walker III in a ceremony at Renew Community Church on September 22nd. Congratulations Pastor Charlie Winburn and Renew Community Church! To nominate your…

Seize the Day!

With the hustle and bustle of our busy lives, it can be hard to remember to stop and savor the moments. It has been said that you should never take the little things for granted because you’ll eventually realize that they were actually the BIG things. Today, we are going to share some tips on…

What do Baby Boomers Want?

It is no secret that baby boomers have changed the world! They are the generation who blazed their own path and changed conventional thinking. In 1945 troops returned in droves at the end of WWII and nine months (or so) later there were babies everywhere. The time between 1946 and 1964 is referred to as…

Why Funerals (still) Matter

In this day and age some folks ask the question: Do funerals really matter? The answer is YES, they absolutely still do. For one reason or another, it seems that all of the beauty, tradition, and ritual that used to be important to everyone has slowly waned – but why? One reason might be the…

Pastor of the Month for June // Damon Lynch II

  Congratulations to Pastor Damon Lynch II and New Jerusalem Baptist Church on being The Buzz 101.5 and Walker Funeral Home’s June Pastor of the Month!   Rev. Damon Lynch, Jr. serves as a Director of UC Health. Rev. Lynch serves as a Pastor of New Jerusalem Baptist Church; University Hospital Board Member and Founding…

10 Tips for Planning a Funeral and Saving Money

Planning a funeral for a someone you love is one of the most difficult things that people have to do. Not only is it emotionally trying, it can also be financially challenging as well. Advanced Funeral Planning can alleviate the burden and stress that families experience immediately following a loss. If arrangements are already made,…