Madison Magazine Holiday 2020 - Page 13

COMBS , PARSONS & COLLINS FUNERAL HOME , INC notion to gather a bunch of pre-cuts last minute to give the community some sort of tree-picking experience .
“ She was incredible and so encouraging ,” he said . “ She said , ‘ Whatever you do , let me know and I will put it all over my social media .’
“ So I get home and get everyone around the table and printed out every tree wholesaler in Ohio , Virginia , West Virginia , Pennsylvania , North Carolina , Wisconsin and Missouri . I have all the kids on the phone calling people to ask , ‘ Hey , do you have any trees left ?’
Out of all of those states , the family were able to find three places with trees left .
The family purchased trees from Nieman Tree Farm in Lexington , and placed the trees on their farm with posts , so families could still come to pick them out .
With little to no advertising , Edmister said the last-minute turnout was tremendous .

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