General format

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DATELINE ? Name, age, address, (husband/wife of or widower/widow of), died (day, full date) at (place, if desired).

The family is at...

Arrangements will be announced by...

OR (funeral home name) is in charge.

for minor child: "son/daughter of (parents' names)" may be used.

EXAMPLE

Joseph 'Joe' Campbell

NORFLOLK, Va. ? Joseph "Joe" Campbell, 88, of 11416 Maryland Highway, native of Greenwood, S.C., husband of Mary Lipscomb Campbell, died Tuesday, July 2, 2013 at

The family is at the home of a brother, Harold Campbell, 118 Moore St., Greenwood.

Arrangements will be announced by Blyth Funeral Home.