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ronderman December 10th, 2015 10:02pm

I sang at a funeral today. What song will be sung/played at your funeral?

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presrvd Phoenix
12/14/15 12:23 pm

"Everything dies" Type O Negative...

TomLaney1 Jesus is Lord
12/13/15 12:34 am

It is Well With My Soul.
Blesséd Assurance.
Faith of Our Fathers.
My Jesus, I Love Thee.

...those oughta do it. ✟

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TomLaney1 Jesus is Lord
12/13/15 1:02 am

Picked up some other good ideas below:
I Can Only Imagine. (But I'll haunt the singer if they say "i-MA-junn" like Third Day does! It's /i-MA-jin/).
Holy Ground.
Ev'ry Breath you take - a slow, gentle, comforting acoustic version with just singer and 12-string guitar.

And I forgot to mention my family's unofficial hymn, Be Thou My Vision. The tune is called Slane, which comes from our old Irish clan name, O'Dubhslaine.

suppressedID IMEACH BIDEN
12/11/15 9:39 am

The National Anthem.

Nobody sits down at my funeral.

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TomLaney1 Jesus is Lord
12/13/15 12:36 am

Careful, they might sing the "Hallelujah" chorus! Nobody sits for that, either!

ronderman North Carolina
12/11/15 4:59 am

Well done. I walked right into that.

pedwingeorge Benson IL
12/11/15 7:38 am

I was hoping someone would 😁😁😁

DGroot America
12/10/15 7:43 pm

Bully Currington-People are crazy. "God is great, beer is good and people are crazy"

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dfish at home
12/10/15 7:09 pm

We'll Meet Again

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cowtown2
12/10/15 6:51 pm

I Can Only Imagine
Dancing With the Angels
Amazing Grace

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burdman Nowhere
12/10/15 6:44 pm

Rave music

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logicalphallus Minnesota
12/10/15 6:38 pm

"At Your Funeral" by Saves the Day. It's gonna be meta af.

TNBONES East Tennessee
12/10/15 6:21 pm

Not many if any know this one: Desert Skies by The Marshall Tucker Band.

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Sentinel Ya ie wa noh
12/10/15 6:44 pm

I used to listen to M. T. B. Way back when, whew..... quit reminding me what year this is....
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dfish at home
12/10/15 7:08 pm

I have that on vinyl!

Nik
12/10/15 5:56 pm

From the play, Bye, Bye Birdy.
I've Got a Lot of Living To Do

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643578
12/10/15 5:40 pm

Rhapsody in Blue

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Mark3
12/11/15 3:38 pm

Sung by the accapella group Sweet Adelines.

Diogenes FreeMeBe
12/10/15 5:13 pm

Flight of the Valkyries

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GlockMan1 Alabama
12/10/15 5:10 pm

Amazing Grace

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MrsCrayonWax
12/13/15 6:34 am

My mom loved that song and it always brought peace.

garrettr Alabama
12/10/15 4:49 pm

Amazing Grace. If that's not played at my funeral I will come back and haunt the people who planned it. If that's the only song that is played then so be it but it has to be played.

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Sentinel Ya ie wa noh
12/10/15 4:45 pm

I was thinking along the line of "Metallica" The Four Horsemen......... AC-DC, For Those About To Rock........

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BamaGirl ROLL TIDE from Arizona
12/10/15 4:37 pm

I actually want it to be a bit lighter, so maybe "Friends are Friends forever" or Something like "Sing & be Happy"...Mom had that song at her funeral, so I hate to duplicate it...

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MrMilkdud
12/10/15 4:16 pm

None. I'm not a fan of music at mass.

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political Georgia
12/10/15 7:35 pm

We'll have Ben Carson's wife perform.

MrMilkdud
12/10/15 9:15 pm

I would come up out of my grave to stop that woman from singing.

LadySif asgard
12/10/15 4:14 pm

Finally Home by mercyme

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snozwaffer Dove Canyon, CA
12/10/15 5:09 pm

I Can Only Imagine by Mercy Me

rickvee Living the dream
12/10/15 4:12 pm

The Dance by Garth Brooks.

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pacbro Washington
12/10/15 4:11 pm

I can't tell you for sure, but it'll be one that's a bit ironic and kind of flowy, so people can just relax a little.

politicalfreak California
12/10/15 4:05 pm

"Burn baby burn" as I'm being cremated.

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RedHale Texas
12/10/15 6:41 pm

I like the way you think. I need to take notes.

Jimmo Texas
12/10/15 4:03 pm

Prop me up beside the jukebox, by Joe Diffie

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BRPhillyUSMC 19134
12/10/15 3:59 pm

Pink Floyd - Comfortably Numb

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riggsy Myrtle Beach, S.C.
12/10/15 3:52 pm

You Raise Me Up and Amazing Grace.

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nobleArisen OH
12/10/15 3:48 pm

N*ggas in Paris

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imanag My heaven on Earth
12/10/15 3:44 pm

God be With You 'til we Meet Again is the song I'd like played. I sang that at my grandmama's funeral.

Ron, was this a funeral for one of your friends who'd been in the wreck last week? I've been praying.

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ronderman North Carolina
12/10/15 3:47 pm

No, this was a funeral for a woman who was expected to die back in July. Hospice was called back then and she sent them home. 😂😂😂

My friend's husband had surgery for his broken hip yesterday and it went well. The collapsed lung and broken ribs are healing.

Her surviving son is still in a coma. He had a massive head injury and there is ongoing treatment with that. I will try to do better with updates on Tom's Friday polls.

Thank you so much for praying. My friend's name is Angie.

brookesmom
12/10/15 3:32 pm

Abide With Me; Tis Eventide

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PyroSadist like my comments follow
12/10/15 3:32 pm

Highway to hell
Followed by
Happy days are here again

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inge MIA
12/10/15 3:31 pm

The clinking of beers as everyone drinks to my memory. I do not want a funeral.

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orgblu10 Shamerica
12/10/15 3:29 pm

For Christian songs, two would be Majesty and O, For A Thousand Tongues To Sing. I'd also like to do like in the old classic I Love Lucy episode, and have a harpist play Take Me Out To The Ball Game.

biker4life Arizona
12/10/15 3:25 pm

Fucking Hostile - Pantera

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OldPoop
12/10/15 3:24 pm

None. I've specified no funeral for my corpse.

myob
12/10/15 4:17 pm

No service no funeral no flowers. Just a cremation and scattering of the ashes. Anything more is to hard on the living folks

BamaGirl ROLL TIDE from Arizona
12/10/15 4:33 pm

To either of you: how about a memorial or a wake...? A time together and celebrate or remember. It's actually very healing for many people Who are left.

17millionTwats Leeds, UK
12/10/15 3:22 pm

Id have an extensive playlist, less talk, more inappropriate music:
• Highway to Hell - ACDC
• Going Underground - The Jam
• Stayin Alive - The Bee Gees
• Every Breath You Take - The Police
• The Final Countdown - Europe
• Countdown Theme
And anything else i can think of that would be fun to play at a funeral over the next 70 odd years

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TierasPet
12/10/15 3:14 pm

Believe - Diamond Rio

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ADLK1996 New York
12/10/15 3:11 pm

Another one bites the dust

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