Blog 2017-09-27T12:18:28+00:00

Information for Our Families

Dear Families of Middle Tennessee and surrounding communities, Alexander Funeral Home & Cremation Center has served this community for decades and we stand ready to help you now. Even prior to the coronavirus pandemic, the safety and well-being of you, your family and your friends has always been of utmost importance to us. We will [...]

March 24th, 2020|

Our Caregiver of the Month: Angie Warfield

Our current caregiver being recognized was nominated by a business that Alive Hospice partners with and her peers as well! The partner wrote that they were not only impressed with the way she treated them but mostly the way she treats families. They stated that she goes above and beyond to help out whether it’s [...]

March 5th, 2020|

Our Caregiver of the Month: Diane Clark

Our staff is always amazed by the stories of the wonderful caregivers and this one is no different. Help us with congratulating Diane Clark of Avalon Hospice! I wanted to let you know just how wonderful Diane was and how very much she helped my Mother, my husband and myself during my Mom's passing. Diane [...]

March 2nd, 2020|

Our Caregiver of the Month: Pennie Brooks

Our most recent recipient of the Caregiver Award is Pennie Brooks from Alive Hospice. Once you read her nomination, I am sure you will agree she represents what the spirit of a caregiver should be! As a new employee at Alive, I had the chance to shadow Pennie Brooks as she made the rounds to [...]

February 14th, 2020|

Coping with Grief During the Holidays

While holiday jingles may attest to this being "the most wonderful" time of year, we know that's not the case for everyone. At Family Legacy, we understand how difficult this time of year can be for those families who have experienced loss. We are committed to helping you through it. Family Legacy offers many grief [...]

December 20th, 2019|

Our Caregiver of the Month: Wavell Stewart

Anyone who has the chance to meet this caregiver will tell you he truly has a servant's heart for family, friends and anyone he can help. We were thankful this family took the time to let us know and congratulate Mr. Wavell Stewart! Wavell Stewart, age 76, is the Senior Minister at the Crieve Hall [...]

December 4th, 2019|

Our Caregiver of the Month: Terri Dixon

Most people realize the title of Nurse is one that has required years of schooling, practice and patience, but one of the key factors that make up a great nurse cannot always be taught; caring. Terri Dixon of Caris Hospice was nominated by a family she served for the amazing care she provided from the [...]

November 26th, 2019|

Funerals Are for the Living

A very important fact is that funerals are very much for the living. A funeral plays a very important role in the grieving process and allows an opportunity for family and friends to say goodbyes. Family and friends can receive support from one another, an important part of helping people cope with a loss. When [...]

November 11th, 2019|

Live Video Streaming Available

Family Legacy offers a live video stream service option. Our video streaming option makes it possible to view a service anywhere in the world on a smartphone, tablet or computer. We offer this option to unite family and friends who may not be able to attend the service in person. Distance or unique circumstances no [...]

November 6th, 2019|

Read our Fall newsletter

Have you read our Fall newsletter? If you would like to join our email list to receive future newsletters, please click “Join Email List” in the top right after clicking the newsletter link below:  

October 9th, 2019|

The Value of Funerals & Funeral Directors

Funerals are more important to the living than the deceased. This ceremony gives families a chance to celebrate the life of a loved one, find comfort and gain closure. And while many individuals recognize the important role funeral directors play in planning and organizing these tributes—most are not aware of the support these selfless individuals [...]

September 10th, 2019|

Field of Flags Tribute on September 11th

We invite you to stop by Alexander Funeral Home & Cremation Center from 8 am to 7 pm and share in our tribute to those we lost on September 11, 2001. We also invite all visitors into the funeral home chapel for a moment of remembrance during their visit. In appreciation of your visit, we [...]

September 9th, 2019|