City considering cremation of indigen...

City considering cremation of indigent remains to save cemetery space

There are 2 comments on the Ledger-Enquirer.com story from Jul 31, 2012, titled City considering cremation of indigent remains to save cemetery space. In it, Ledger-Enquirer.com reports that:

The city of Columbus wants to start using cremation in as many indigent burials as possible to extend the life of Porterdale Cemetery, according to Pat Biegler, director of public services.

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“Pair of Socks”

Since: Dec 06

.Beats an Ace High

#1 Jul 31, 2012
Ashes to ashes ,
Druid Hills Commando

Columbus, GA

#2 Aug 1, 2012
At least your city tries to find ways to save taxpayer dollars.

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