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D . S . Walls and J . B . Stephenson ( Lexington : University of Kentucky Press ,
1972 ) , 240 – 46 ; O . B . Graff , “ The Needs of Education , " in The Southern
Appalachian Region : A Survey , ed . T . R . Ford ( Lexington : University of
D . Dunn , Cades Cove : The Life and Death of a Southern Appalachian
Community ( Knoxville : University of Tennessee Press , 1988 ) , 186 . 42 . K . T .
Erikson , Everything in Its Path ( New York : Simon and Schuster , 1976 ) , 114 .
Ibid . ; Puckle , Funeral Customs ; Leming and Dickinson , Understanding Dying .
Chapter 8 : Funeralizing and Memorial Traditions 1 . Fink , “ Religion in America ,
” 36 . 2 . J . Fox , Jr . , as quoted in Kephart , Our Southern Highlanders , 342 .
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Death and dying in central Appalachia: changing attitudes and practicesUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
Crissman (sociology, Illinois Benedictine Coll.) presents a scholarly investigation of the funeral customs of the Central Appalachian region. The author maintains that the isolation and ... Read full review
Familism Neighborliness and the Death Watch
Preparation of the Body
Burial Receptacles and Grave Digging
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