Crain Funeral Home to launch balloons Memorial Day weekend.
Byline: submitted by kelley thorpe
JACKSON COUNTY -- This Memorial Day Weekend, Crain Cemeteries & Funeral Homes will host balloon launches.
The release will take place at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, May 26. The event is open to the entire community and is free. Those wishing to participate may choose from one of two locations: Crain Funeral Home at Pleasant Grove Memorial Park located on Old Illinois 13 between Carbondale and Murphysboro or at the Egyptian Memorial Gardens location on Illinois 148 in Energy.
Balloon selection and time to prepare a special message on a card will take place at each location 30 minutes prior to the scheduled release. Questions can be directed to 618-687-1145 or 618-942-6051.