FUNERAL FOR A DEAR LADY
Born ___________ and passed away surrounded by family __________
Elegance, Kindness, Charity, Fidelity, and Grace
Elegance is the sense of being fashionable and put together.
She was known for her fashionable sense and her immense beauty.
She fulfilled God’s plan of women as the height of creation’s beauty.
Kindness is the way you treat others, especially those who cannot return it.
She and her husband were always taking someone out to eat and sending cards.
Every picture shows her beautiful smile and she always had kind words
Colossians 3:12 “Therefore, as God’s chosen people, holy and dearly
loved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness,
Charity is the art of giving to others and to your community.
She and her husband are known far and wide for their giving attitude.
They have helped universities, women’s groups, children’s homes,
missions, and community projects.
Her good works certainly are on display today and follow her to heaven.
Revelation 14:13 “Blessed are the dead which die in the Lord from now on. Yes, says the Spirit, that they may rest from their labors and their good works follow them.”
Fidelity is the character trait of faithfulness.
She was a good Christian wife to her husband for _______ years.
Theirs was an example of a beautiful relationship. They loved each other
more and more as the years passed.
She loved her family and you can see her huge influence in her children,
grandchildren nieces and nephews
She loved her Savior and her church
Proverbs 31:12 “She does good and not harm all the days of her life.”
Grace is the art of putting all of these traits together.
Her beauty was seen in her outfits and her fashion. Her special beauty
was seen in her treatment of others. She was a beautiful example in her
family and her faith. Her grace is seen in her husband.
Proverbs 31:29 “Many women have done well but you surpass them all.”
We have faith that she is now with her Lord in a place of no pain and no suffering. But we still hurt. The tears we shed today are not a reflection of a lack of our faith; rather they are a reflection of the love and joy we felt in her companionship. Today we rest and are comforted by our memories, by her legacy and by her faithful example