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  • Grief and the Holidays – Does it Ever Get Easier?
    Posted: 12/27/2017

    The holiday season is well under way here in Midland, Big Spring, and Stanton – and with it all the festivities and traditions you look forward to every year. But if you have experienced the loss of a loved one, the holidays can also bring back difficult or painful memories of your cherished friend or …
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  • Funeral Service Options: What is Best For My Loved One?
    Posted: 12/13/2017

    Planning a funeral involves many personal decisions concerning how you or your loved one wish to be laid to rest. We often hear questions from the Midland and Big Spring families we serve about the major differences between the funeral options we offer and what will fit best for their wishes, traditions, preferences, and budget. …
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  • What Nalley-Pickle & Welch is Thankful For
    Posted: 11/20/2017

    We don’t know about you, but Thanksgiving is one of our favorite holidays here at Nalley-Pickle & Welch. It’s the time of year when temperatures start to dip a bit, and families begin to gather from all over the country to Midland, Big Spring, and Stanton to visit with loved ones during the holidays. It’s …
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  • We Are Proud to Fly the Flag for Our Veterans
    Posted: 11/10/2017

    As we consider the young men and women who have fought for our freedom throughout the years, whether overseas and protecting our borders at home, the words “You’re a grand ole’ flag, you’re a high-flying flag” take on special meaning. As Americans – and as people from Midland, Big Spring, and Stanton, Texas – we …
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  • Our Family Serving Yours
    Posted: 10/26/2017

    A very wise man – an economist who lived in England during the 18th century by the name of John Bowring – once said, “A happy family is but an earlier heaven.” This is a sentiment we understand very well here at Nalley-Pickle & Welch. Family is at the heart of everything we do – …
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  • How Much Does a Funeral Cost?
    Posted: 10/17/2017

    For many families, the need to plan a funeral comes unexpectedly. Complex arrangement decisions must be made during a most difficult time, and the cost of funeral services plays a large role in this planning process. Not surprisingly, most people are under the impression that funeral services cost more than they really do. Due to …
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  • 3 Reasons Not to Plan the Memorial Yourself
    Posted: 09/29/2017

    Believe it or not, we have heard from some Midland and Big Spring families who believe they can, and should, plan a memorial service for their loved one themselves. Whether it’s because they believe it will save them money, or because they want to have the ultimate say in how the arrangements unfold, we have …
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  • How to Make a Cremation Service Meaningful
    Posted: 09/15/2017

    Years ago, there was one factor that kept many Big Spring and Midland Texas families from considering cremation when they were planning a funeral. People believed that if they chose cremation, they could not have a funeral service that was meaningful and told the story of their loved one’s life. Of course, this is not …
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  • Using Technology to Tell Your Loved One’s Story
    Posted: 08/22/2017

    At Nalley-Pickle & Welch, we guarantee your family will have access to the best service options Midland, Stanton, and Big Spring have to offer. To fulfill that promise, we are constantly incorporating new and unique ways to honor your loved one, including the various options technological advancements have brought us. In an age where our …
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  • Making Memories: It’s Never Too Late
    Posted: 08/17/2017

    One of our areas of expertise here at Nalley-Pickle & Welch is helping families in Big Spring and Midland craft a funeral service that tells the story of their loved one’s life. Sometimes, people come to us filled with ideas – they can easily rattle off a list of accomplishments, hobbies, interests, and traditions. For …
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