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My parents have been told that according

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My parents have been told that according to NC law, their remains have to stay at the motuary for 24 hours after tod. Both of them are under doctors care--both requested in pre-need arrangements, direct cremation, no services. Why the 24 hour hold? Is this a law, or is the funeral home trying to take in a little more money for services that have not been requested or needed?
 

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