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The Importance of Choosing the Right Memorial

The process of planning funeral arrangements after a loved one passes on can be overwhelming. We understand that you want to make all the right choices to honor your loved […]

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Tips for Choosing the Right Spot for Ground Burial

Ground burials are the most common burial choice for people in the US. They allow for outdoor visitations and give the option to be buried alongside other family members. To […]

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Why Choose a Cremation Burial at Mobile Memorial Gardens Cemetery

At Mobile Memorial Gardens Cemetery, we know that when you’re going through the grief process of losing a loved one, the last thing you need is added stress on top […]

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How Many Types of Cremation Are There?

When it comes to thinking of end-of-life services, whether pre-planning for ourselves or making those final decisions for our loved ones, cremation is an increasingly popular option that comes to […]

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Why Pre-planning is Important

Many of us like to avoid the topic of funeral arrangements and wills, saving them for another day. While we love to push the thought aside and save it for […]

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Why Do People Choose Cremation Over Burials?

There has been an ongoing debate between the benefits of cremation versus burial for several years. Over the past 50 years, cremations have become more popular in the United States. […]

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How Preplanning is an Affordable Option

When it comes to planning for your future, you may feel secure in many areas. You may have a solid career path ahead of you, a plan for homeownership and […]

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Which Garden to Choose at Mobile Memorial Gardens Cemetery

Cemeteries are built around beautiful landscapes creating a peaceful outdoor scenery to help memorialize loved ones. Over the years however, cemeteries have seen a rise in death tolls, and are […]

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Why Pre-Need Planning Is So Important

Our everyday lives consist of trying to do it all. We plan around our busy schedules and make time for what matters most. It could be family, important events or […]

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Why You Need a Memory Medallion

When someone we love passes away, the only thing that is left behind is, you guessed it, their memory. With every day that passes by thereafter, it becomes more difficult […]

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Check into These Things Before Choosing the Right Cemetery

Finding your family’s final resting place will dictate how much care actually goes into their remembrance. Although most cemeteries have been around for centuries, most do not have the adequate […]

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Death Notice vs. Obituary: What's the Difference?

You may have heard the terms “death notice” and “obituary” used simultaneously in funeral settings. However, they do differ in their own ways. While both can be written by family […]

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5 Facts About Above-Ground Burials

The final disposition of your loved one does not always necessarily need to be in the form of in-ground burial. Now, there are other options available that are more common […]

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Above or Below Ground Burial?

Weighing down on the type of cemetery option an individual wants to use for a loved one often depends on different circumstances such as personal preference, beliefs, traditions or a […]

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How to Choose the Right Spot for a Ground Burial

Life has a way of giving us many wonders. Even after death, there are still ways a family member or close friend can help make a burial a memorable one […]

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How to Plan a Cremation Burial Service

Cremation Burial has become a popular choice for cemetery options and has been on the rise across multiple religious affiliations. Finding proper guidance to plan a cremation burial service is […]

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How to know when it's time to start pre-planning?

We often underestimate how fast time flies by. The “I’ll do it tomorrow”, is never guaranteed because all we really have is now. Planning ahead with pre-need cemetery planning, for […]

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Who writes the obituary?

An obituary is written to share the news to the public once a loved one has passed. Usually posted online, in the local newspaper or in a pamphlet during the […]

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Is Mobile Memorial Gardens Cemetery a VA Cemetery?

As a family member of a deceased veteran, we know the importance of having a designated spot to honor your loved one’s name and their active duty across national services. […]

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What is a Mausoleum?

By definition, a mausoleum is a burial place that houses a tomb and its structure through a building. Did you know? The use of a mausoleum originated by the Greek […]

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Which garden at Mobile Memorial Gardens Cemetery should I choose?

When a loved one passes, one often thinks about where they will be memorialized. Certainly, the type of disposition one chooses becomes a place of remembrance. So how does one […]

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What to do with cremation ashes

When one thinks of cremating a loved one, the first thing that usually comes to mind is keeping the ashes safe in an urn. While this option is very common […]

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Different Types of Memorials

When honoring a loved one’s final moments, you should always choose a memorial that is not only special but holds an everlasting gift for your family and friends as well. […]

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Should you have a cremation burial when you choose cremation?

Deciding on cremation burial is a universal option most families find to be the easiest to work with once a loved one passes. Cremation has been around since the Stone […]

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What Are Memory Medallions?

You may have seen a video slideshow with photographs before a funeral containing fond memories for the loved ones in attendance to reflect on. Imagine if all of these precious […]

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Why should I choose cremation for my loved one?

Cremation burials have become the new era for the “afterlife” in cemeteries when it comes to preserving a loved one's ashes. Why is it so popular, you might ask? There […]

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Why Should You Memorialize Your Loved One?

When a loved one passes away there are many decisions to make. One thing you might be contemplating doing but aren’t sure about is having a memorial service or funeral […]

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Why Should You Have a Funeral Service

When you lose a loved one,  it can be extremely hard, especially, if you are the one handling the arrangements. Many people simply cannot handle the process of planning a […]

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Why Should You Memorialize a Cremated Person?

When someone passes away and they are cremated, oftentimes we think that’s it. There is no physical body to bury anymore and therefore there is no funeral or memorial. Unfortunately, […]

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Benefits of Pre-Need Cemetery Planning

Having a loved one pass can be an extremely devastating event. It’s a time for family and friends to mourn, and honor the memory of their loved one. Many during […]

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What are Master Lots?

Cemeteries exist to honor memories of our lost loved ones. They're a final resting place, and a place that families can spend time at to mourn their loss; a space […]

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Our Gardens at Mobile Memorial Gardens Cemetery

A cemetery is an important final resting ground for a loved one after they’ve passed away. A space where many people experience their most vulnerable, emotional moments. It may seem […]

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Build-to-Suit Estates at Mobile Memorial Gardens Cemetery

Imagine visiting your loved ones in an in-ground built private setting while reminiscing all the beautiful memories with only your family and friends. This is exactly what you can expect […]

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5 Reasons to Visit Mobile Memorial Gardens Cemetery

Do you want to visit somewhere different during these challenging times? Although a cemetery may seem dull from afar, it is both a gathering place and a zen environment for […]

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What Your Grieving Friends Wish You Would Say

Figuring out what to say to a grieving friend who has just lost someone special can be difficult. You want to be comforting and supportive about their loss, but how […]

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Different Ways to Customize Your Memorial

Traditionally, memorials are made from bronze materials because of their known durability and resistance. At Mobile Memorial Gardens Cemetery, you can personalize your loved one’s memorial to fit their personality […]

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Benefits of Mausoleums

Selecting the proper funeral arrangements for yourself or a loved one can be overwhelming and not a process one looks forward to planning. While traditional ground burials and cremations are […]

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The Interesting History of Cemeteries in Mobile, AL

Many beautiful large cemeteries lie in the skirts of Mobile, Alabama. Most of which are noted as investor-owned. Mobile Memorial Gardens Cemetery is one of the few that are not […]

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The Different Kinds of Burial Markers in Mobile, AL

Whether you’re pre-need or facing the difficult decision of how to pick a gravestone that’s right for your lost loved one, there’s a lot to take in during this time. […]

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Different Types of Cemeteries in Mobile, AL

When it comes to cemeteries, the city of Mobile, Alabama, has a variety of different options for you and your loved ones to consider. Many may think that picking a […]

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Burial Options in Mobile, Alabama

Whether you’re experiencing the death of a loved one or are planning in advance, it’s important to know the burial options that are available in your area. At Mobile Memorial […]

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Tips for Writing the Perfect Epitaph Inscription

Your loved one’s passing deserves more than just their name and date of birth and death imprinted on their headstone or cemetery marker. They deserve to be remembered for who […]

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Why More Americans are Choosing Cremation Over Traditional Burials

You may have realized that more Americans are choosing cremation over traditional burials. That’s because funerals are typically an expensive service for most families to cover, not to mention additional […]

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Preplanning for Unfortunate Circumstances in 2020

Buying a home, getting married and having children are all important moments in life that require a fair amount of planning. But what about preplanning your Cemetery Arrangements? It’s not […]

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Benefits of a Cremation Burial

Having to decide between cremation and a traditional ground burial is one of the biggest decisions a family will make when preparing funeral arrangements for their loved one. There are […]

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The Different Meanings of Christmas Flowers

During Christmastime, we are often reminded of seasons past spent with those we love. When those closest to us have passed on, one may want to honor their time by […]

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How to Memorialize your Veteran with Memory Medallions

Going up to your loved one’s gravestone brings up so many beautiful memories. So many, though, that it can be hard to remember every single one. With the help of […]

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How We are Different From Other Cemeteries

When trying to find the right cemetery for your deceased loved ones or simply wanting to schedule the best pre-need planning options, we are here to help. The costs of […]

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Mausoleums vs Burial Vaults What’s the Difference?

Different methods of body deposition and entombment are available here in our gardens. From the types of containers to materials used for storing to the temperatures, there are many options […]

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Garden Selections Offered at Mobile Memorial Gardens Cemetery

When choosing the disposition of your loved one, you want to make sure they are laid to rest in a place that feels right to you or preferably where your […]

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What is Pre-Planning?

The passing of a loved one can be an extremely sad and grief-filled time for family and friends of the deceased. Many factors come into play immediately after a loved […]

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Coping with Grief After Community Violence

The grief that is present after tragic experiences like community violence can leave many feeling depressed, angry and even fearful. A lot of times grief that stems from community violence […]

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6 Ways to Celebrate Memories of Your Loved Ones

Losing a loved one can feel like drowning. You may experience pangs of panic, hopelessness and pain. Whether your loss is sudden or anticipated, it’s never easy to deal with […]

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Why Community Involvement Helps with the Grieving Process

In this day and age, we have been exposed to so many stories of loss and grief. For some, it has changed their view of the world we live in. […]

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What is Advanced Funeral Planning?

Much like writing your own obituary or living will, there also exists pre-need planning for your own funeral. While the subject may seem dispirited, it is important to plan and […]

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How to Help Children Through Grief and Loss

At Mobile Memorial Gardens Cemetery, one of our missions is to help the family of the loved one with their loss. One question we often get asked is “How can […]

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Memory Medallions

Everyone has a great story to tell. After the loss of a loved one, stories allow us to reminisce priceless moments one has experienced. These stories also help keep the […]

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How To Talk To Your Loved Ones About Their Final Wishes

Going over your loved one’s final wishes can be extremely hard. But, no matter how difficult it is, it is an important discussion to have. No one really wants to […]

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Cemetery Etiquette You May Not Know

Going through the grief of losing a loved one is hard enough. During this difficult time, the last thing you may be concerned about is cemetery etiquette. However, knowing the […]

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3 Best Grief Support Resources

Not knowing where to turn following loss can be a tough road to navigate. While there isn’t a map to guide you through the grieving process, there are several resources […]

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How To Help A Grieving Friend

  When a loved one is grieving, it is common to feel anxious and uneasy when trying to provide them with support. Sometimes words can be misconstrued and come out […]

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How To Write Your Own Obituary

The person who knows you best is yourself. By writing your own obituary, you save the burden of your loved ones to write one for you at a time that […]

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Coping with the Loss: Stages of Grief

There is said to be five stages of grief: denial and isolation, anger, bargaining, depression and acceptance. These stages don’t occur in a certain order and are different for everyone. […]

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How To Find a Support Group That is Right For You

It’s natural to want to reach out to friends and family when you are going through a personal struggle. But sometimes you need a little more support from those outside […]

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What to Say to Someone Who Has Suffered a Loss

Losing a loved one is one of the hardest things anyone can experience. While we want to express our sympathy, sometimes it’s hard to find the right words. Read more […]

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