What is a death certificate—and why do loved ones need it?
A death certificate is the official record of the death of an individual and includes the dates of birth and death, gender, place of residence, and location and cause of death. It is prepared by the county health department, recorded in the county and maintained by county or state offices.
Why is it needed?
Other than simply recording the death, why do loved ones need it? Well, the agent…
Added by Melanie Cullen on May 14, 2009 at 12:00pm — 2 Comments