Funeral Stories Live! at the 40 Watt in Athens, GA

Hey y’all! We are so excited to share the news with our Funeral Stories Family that the Funeral Stories Podcast will be live at the historic 40 Watt in Athens, GA on Friday, September 27, 2019. We will be celebrating our season 3 launch with a live podcast and will be joined by the amazingly […]

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S2 E11 & 12: Jennie’s Story

This Week we sit down to chat with entrepreneur, Jennie Cain! We’ve been so excited to bring Jennie on ever since she sent us a message on Instagram telling us about her story. Her story of loss will pull at your heartstrings, but it will also hopefully inspire you to follow your heart and find […]

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Episode 20: Lizette Schools Us on Filipino & Mexican Funeral Customs

In episode 20, we would like to introduce you all to the incredibly intelligent, funny, and beautiful Lizette! This week, Lizette takes over the podcast with her presentation on Filipino and Mexican funeral customs while Laura and Casey sit back, relax and enjoy their jelly beans. She also tells us about the personal loss of […]

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Episode 19: Robby’s Story – “I Came Out at a Funeral”

This week, we would like to introduce you all to writer, poet, and guy in the corner— Robby Bailey. In episode 19, Robby tells us about the loss of of his beloved “Pa” and how he came out to his entire family at the funeral. He also tells us of the aftermath, as we hang […]

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Episode 5: Marla’s Story – “The Vegetarian Taxidermist”

Casey’s close friend, Marla Star (Hollywood costume designer and vegetarian taxidermist)opens up. From a story about grave robbers unearthing her great uncle who was in prison at Alcatraz, to her grandfather who killed himself when she was 12, to the death of her estranged drug addicted father, Marla gives an unapologetically honest, intimate and actually […]

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Episode Four – “Your Stories”

In episode 4, Laura and Casey share the first round of listener submitted funeral stories. From the heartfelt, beautiful tributes to the cringe-inducing, each story is unique, personal, and some are downright hilarious. Listen to episode 4 below and don’t forget to share your funeral stories by emailing us at funeralstoriespodcast@gmail.com!

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Episode Three – “Cam’s Story – Sit With Your Grief”

In episode three, Laura and Casey invite their friend and deathcare professional, Cameron Harrelson to share his funeral story. He not only shares the story of how he assisted in embalming his own grandfather and how a loss at a young age changed the course of his life, but provides a refreshing and unique insight […]

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Episode Two – “Researching Queen Vicki’s Funeral Story”

In episode 2, Laura shares her research of Victorian era funeral customs while Casey, who is completely unfamiliar with the topic reacts. Listen to the podcast below and email funeralstoriespodcast@gmail.com with any funeral related topics you’d like to hear them discuss!

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Episode One – “Our Stories”

In episode one of “Funeral Stories“, Laura and Casey introduce who they are, why they’re here and each share a personal funeral story.

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