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Prayers for a family for a recent bereavement
« on: September 25, 2017, 10:32:02 am »
So I mentioned in the Hurricane Irma thread that a friend of a friend was doing the driving to Richmond and back to Jacksonville.

She (the driver for the evacuation) posted to Facebook today that her father had passed away and that the memorial service is Thursday (28 September); I get the general impression that his death was unexpected or at least sudden.

So if y'all could pray/send sympathetic thoughts/do what you do for the family, I think that would be appreciated.

Thanks,
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Re: Prayers for a family for a recent bereavement
« Reply #1 on: September 25, 2017, 11:35:15 am »
My thoughts go out to your friend of friend and to her family in this time of sadness.

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Re: Prayers for a family for a recent bereavement
« Reply #2 on: September 25, 2017, 12:54:36 pm »
 Keeping her and her family in my prayers.
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Re: Prayers for a family for a recent bereavement
« Reply #3 on: September 25, 2017, 02:54:13 pm »
Prayers for her and her family
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Re: Prayers for a family for a recent bereavement
« Reply #4 on: September 25, 2017, 03:43:01 pm »
Sorry to hear of your friend's loss, DR.

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Re: Prayers for a family for a recent bereavement
« Reply #5 on: September 25, 2017, 05:53:41 pm »
My thoughts go out for your friend and her family.
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Re: Prayers for a family for a recent bereavement
« Reply #6 on: September 25, 2017, 06:31:35 pm »
Thank you all.

I don't know her well, but she was kind enough to grab me and my cat (basically sight unseen on the basis of Friend in Virginia's word) and haul us all on a 16-hour road trip there and about a 17-hour trip back, so we got a good bit of conversation time in while on the road and while in Virginia, and she seems like a very kind, intelligent, level-headed young woman, and this has to be a pretty hard blow for anyone to take, especially if it was as abrupt as it seems to have been.
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Re: Prayers for a family for a recent bereavement
« Reply #7 on: September 25, 2017, 06:59:15 pm »
Her family will be in my prayers too!
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