Are you having to planning a fitting memorial for a loved one who departed recently? It is important that you use a traditional headstone design as a way of remembering them. There are several headstones already existing today. Getting a special and unique design can be very significant for several reasons.
One very special way of doing this is by using Angel headstones for graves. Aside from being the most popular headstone design in the world today, several people prefer using angel monument when grieving.
What is an Angel Headstone?
In general, there is no single angel headstone. People only incorporate the angel motif to their headstone design because they make an ultimate, elegant, comforting, and meaningful addition to a memorial.
Angels are powerful and supernatural beings. Many believe that angels are intermediaries between God and humankind. Beyond conveying messages from one to the other, angels perform other functions.
Angels function as a protective and guiding spirits watching over our day-to-day life as humans. Angels are also known to appear in key moments of celebration. Especially in the Christian tradition and in several Bible stories. Stories including during the announcement of the coming of Jesus in Bethlehem done by the angel Gabriel.
There are many popular designs that can be used as angel headstone for graves including the popular weeping angel, also known as the angel of grief. This portrays a large angel slumped and kneeling in grief over a tombstone with two outspread wings.
Not only does this represent overwhelming grief but the angel kneeling with an outstretched arm signifies a protective stance. It shows that your loved one is being protected by an angel this could be one of the reasons why everyone loves an angel monument.
What does an Angel monument signify?
With their wings stretched out and pointing upwards, using angel headstone for graves represents the departed soul of a person being escorted to heaven. When faced downwards or weeping, it signifies the untimely death of a person.
You should know that angels mean different things to different people and should be incorporated when designing a headstone for your loved one.
At Tennessee Memorials, we can create a custom monument or stonework of any kind. Monuments, signs, garden rocks, service memorials, gifts, and other various stone pieces. We keep many different colors and types of stone in stock. Because of this, we have little limitations to what we can put on them for you. Services include date cuts and on-site blasting. Also, we offer foundation repair and stone restoration. Tennessee Memorials offers many other products. Products would include bronze plaques, memorial add-ons, customization to existing stones and more. Feel free to ask us if we can be of help in any way for you and your family.