Moring Funeral Home




Moring Funeral Home and Forest Meadows Funeral Home Announce Merger


With the President of Moring Funeral Home retiring later this year, the two companies will combine and serve both the Melrose and Gainesville communities from the Forest Meadows location.


Gainesville, FL – June 30 2015: The Moring Funeral Home located in Melrose, Florida has officially announced their forthcoming merger with the Forest Meadows Funeral Home located in Gainesville, Florida.


We are looking forward to the merger.” said Jon Thomas, the Vice President of the Forest Meadows Funeral Home. “With Badger Moring retiring this upcoming September and recent changes within the funeral industry, it made more sense to service the Melrose area from our Forest Meadows Funeral Home.


The Founder of Moring Funeral Home, Badger Moring, has served in the funeral industry for the last 51 years. He plans to work in the Forest Meadows Funeral Home until he retires later this year. He and Tracie Brown will continue to represent the company within both the Melrose area.


The Forest Meadows Funeral Home has served the Alachua County since 1951. They are currently the only total care provider for funeral home, cremation, and cemetery needs within Gainesville. To find out more information about Forest Meadows and their upcoming merger, visit their website directly at





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  1. Talmia Burr at · Reply

    Will they still be at the historic Rosewood Cottage/ Julian and Madie Slade home; or, are they selling the house ?

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