DOTHAN, Ala. (WDHN) — Sunset Memorial Park Funeral Home plans to add a new area to the grounds that will be called Bell Meade.
It will have a small pond, an open-air pavilion for services, and a mausoleum, among many other features.
Funeral Home Director, Robert Byrd says they want this to be a warm and inviting place for families.
“It’ll make families in or community if they’re hurting help them heal,” Byrd said. “If they want a place for solitude, solitude. We want to offer it to our community.”
Byrd said that funerals aren’t the only ceremonies that can be held at Sunset Memorial Park. Weddings and other events can be held there as well.