Buying flowers from us ensures that your order will be fulfilled through working with a network florists that are trusted by local funeral homes and recognized partners of the funeral industry. A customized message, along with a photo of your selected arrangement will remain in perpetuity within this memorial website. This service also includes “Smart Select” whereby the store notifies you if your floral selection has already been selected by another sender. This allows you the opportunity to choose a different product to ensure the family has a beautiful and unique selection of unique floral arrangements.
The price of these selections also includes the funeral home’s care of the flowers after the funeral and the delivery to the family or facility of choice where they can be rearranged and enjoyed by others for a longer period.
The solitude and quiet peace of a flickering candle has long been a symbol of remembrance. Each candle lit will remain lit within this memorial website for the period you select. Your thoughtful gesture will be captured both in the candle as well as listed in perpetuity within the tributes section.
In today’s changing world with climate change and environment concerns, “Honoring a Life” allows for family and friends to plant a memorial tree in honor of their loved one and friend. The purchase of a tree creates a beautiful permanent record on the Honoring a Life website, honoringalife.org. Each tree is planted through the efforts of Forestry Services throughout North America who determine where the greatest needs for reforestation are. Once planted, the geographical location where the tree is planted will be added to the record. A beautiful card is also sent to the family signifying your thoughtful gesture.
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We are proud to provide this service allowing friends and family to donate to any registered charity throughout North America. You will receive an official tax receipt immediately via email and your thoughtful gesture will remain on this memorial website in perpetuity.
The time surrounding a death can often bring unexpected final expenses for the family far beyond the funeral itself. We are pleased to offer the ability for friends and relatives to financially support the family during their time of loss as an alternative to flowers and other sympathy gestures.
This memorial currently does not have financial support enabled.
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Jacqueline Heltsley Taylor, age 65 of Thelma, formerly of Frankfort, passed away Thursday, April 20, 2017 at Paul B. Hall Regional Medical Center in Paintsville. Born October 12, 1951 in Louisville, Kentucky to the late William Heltsley and Rosalie Egan Heltsley. In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her Godparents, Michael and Marie Azzara, whom she loved dearly.
Jackie is survived by her son, Billy Taylor and wife Angela of Thelma; one sister, Kathy Heltsley of Louisville; three grandchildren, Paige Fannin and Husband Mark, Megan Taylor, and Zach Taylor; one great grandson, Madden Fannin; a special aunt, Rita Egan of Louisville, two very special lifelong friends that she thought of as sisters, Kathy Raynolds and husband Gary of Buffalo, Illinois and Carolyn Hendrix and husband Dodge of Louisville; and Goddaughter, Lisa Azzara of Louisville.
Jackie was always there for her family and enjoyed being “Granny” more than anything in this entire world. We as her family look forward to seeing her again one day. She will be thought of daily and will be forever in our hearts.
A Memorial Service will be held 1:00pm Friday April 28, 2017 in the chapel of the Phelps & Son Funeral Home. Friends may visit the funeral home from 11am to 1pm Friday, prior to the service. Arrangements are by the Phelps & Son Funeral Home, Paintsville, 3804 KY RT 321, Hager Hill, KY 41222.
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