Chico’s only Family Owned
and Operated Funeral Home
Dedicated to Serving
the Needs of the Community
Where Heritage and
Life is Celebrated
Let Us Lend a
to Bereaved Families
Newton-Bracewell Funeral Homes in Chico and Paradise, California provide sensitive caregiving to all bereaved families within a Christian framework. We offer a wide range of services to meet your particular needs. Our sensitive staff is prepared and available to help ease the burden of an emotionally difficult time.
Donald Ray Waters Service will be held at Chico Cemetery Friday 5/16/2022 at 11:00 am. Viewing will also be held Friday 5/16/2022 at 9:00 am in the Newton Bracewell Funeral Home before the service begins.
Private family graveside will be held.
Service information is pending.
The Bitterest tears shed over graves are
for words left unsaid and deeds left undone.
– Harriet Beecher Stowe
Grief & Healing
Love is a sacred partnership of communion with another human being. You take each other in, and even when you are apart, you are together. Wherever you go, you carry the person inside you.
A friend has experienced the death of someone loved. You want to help, but you are not sure how to go about it. This article will guide you in ways to turn your cares and concerns into positive actions.
Helping begins with your ability to be an active listener. Your physical presence and desire to listen without judging are critical helping tools. Don't worry so much about what you will say.