When a family loses a loved one, Lori Hadley-Davis walks them through the delicate and detailed process of preparing for the funeral.
Will the family choose a burial or cremation? What about flowers or a poem for the funeral program? And when the deceased was killed by gun violence, it usually prompts an unasked question: “Do we need the police there?”
Hadley-Davis, a mortician and owner of Hadley Davis Funeral homes, says for nearly all of the funerals she’s planned for homicide victims in recent years, that answer is yes.