Obituary Announcement

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Contact Information

All notices must be submitted by 3pm the day prior to publishing.


NOTE: All notices must be prepaid.

We will contact you with the total cost after we have formatted the notice.

The Herald-Courier Obituary and In Memory Department is open 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday and 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays. You may contact us by calling 276-669-2181 or emailing

Order Confirmation

A Herald-Courier Obituary Consultant will contact you for payment within 24 hours during our normal business hours (M-F 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sat. & Sun. 2 p.m. to 5 p.m.).The Herald Courier can accept credit cards and checks over the phone.

The Obituary consultant can also provide a proof of your announcement via email, in which you will have the opportunity to make text changes if you wish.

In Memory, Cards of Thanks

The Herald-Courier Advertising Department is open 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. for In Memory announcements and Cards of Thanks. You may contact us by calling 276-669-2181, or emailing

Submit An Obituary

Funeral homes often submit obituaries as a service to the families they are assisting. However, we will be happy to accept obituaries from family members pending proper verification of the death. Email to submit your obituaries.

Sign A Guestbook

Offer a personal message of sympathy...

You'll find individual Guest Books on the page with each obituary notice. By sharing a fond memory or writing a kind tribute, you will be providing a comforting keepsake to those in mourning. . From a Guest Book, you may log in with your user account to leave a message. If you have an existing account with this site, you may log in with that. Otherwise, it's simple to create a new one by clicking on the Create "Sign up" button and following the simple steps on the Sign Up page.

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