Hi Ann, Good for you for asking for c

E-mail Print
Hi Ann, Good for you for asking for confirmation! Yes, North Carolina requires a 24 hour wait from the time of death to cremation. Some other states do as well. Supposedly this is to give time for the medical examiner to do an examination if foul play is suspected, but that makes little sense for a number of reasons.

FCA events

  • FCA Executive Director Josh Slocum will be a guest on wrcr.com's live show 10:10 a.m. Eastern, July 24. Go here to stream.

Latest News

CAN'T AFFORD THE FUNERAL? We can show you how to bring the bill down significantly. Click here for advice