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Our paid obituary displays are carefully crafted by design professionals. The information you provide is a vital part of the design process for obituary displays. Every aspect of the life of the deceased is considered and implemented when designing obituary displays. We strive to provide you and your family the very best in memorial copy and design when it comes to the representation of your loved ones.

The following is meant as a general guide for placing a paid obituary display in The Apopka Chief Newspaper. Contact information is required.

Paid Obituary Form


Full Name

Email Address:



First Name

Middle Initial

Last Name

Age at death

City of Residence

Day and date of death

Place of death (optional)

Cause of death (optional)


Date of birth

Place of birth

Names of parents

Childhood: siblings, stories, schools, friends

Marriage(s): date of, place, name of spouse

Education: school, college, university and other

Designations, awards, and other recognition

Employment/Occupation: jobs, activities, stories, colleagues, satisfactions, promotions, union activities

Places of residence – City & State

Hobbies or Community Involvement, sports, interests, activities, and other enjoyment

Charitable, religious, fraternal, political, and other affiliations; positions held
and achievements

Military Services – List the different dates and branches of service as well as number of years served

Unusual attributes, humor, other stories - Optional


Survived by (and city of residence):

Predeceased by (and date of death):


Memorial funds established

Memorial donation suggestions, including addresses

Attach a photo:(Limit 5 MB)