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03/04/2019

Save the Dates - June 13th and 14th, 2019

Please plan on joining us for the GCA's Annual Convention and Exhibits in Cartersville Georgia, on June 13th and 14th.

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12/06/2018

GCA Announces New Board Member

The GCA is pleased to announce and welcomes Joseph Hickey, owner of Canton Funeral Home and Cemetery at Macedonia Memorial Park, as the associations newest board member. Joseph will serve a 3 year term as a Director. With his many years of experience in the cemetery profession, the GCA looks forward to Joseph's contributions to the association and members.

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08/06/2018

REGISTER NOW - GCA-2nd Workshop Wednesday

August 8th, 2018 - HR Topics

The GCA announces its second Workshop Wednesday for August 8th at 9am. This session will include topics related to HR compliance and guidelines and will include several segments containing topics ranging from NEW HIRE CHECKLIST, IMPORTANT DOCUMENTS, LICENSING, EMPLOYMENT LAWS AND RULES, PRE-EMPLOYMENT TESTING, ONBOARDING PRACTICES, UNEMPLOYMENT, SEPARATION NOTICES AND EVEN COMMON EMPLOYER MISTAKES. This workshop is heavy in topics that owners and managers should not miss.

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07/24/2018

GCA Announces 2nd Workshop Wednesday

August 8th, 2018 - HR Topics

The GCA announces its second Workshop Wednesday for August 8th at 9am. This session will include topics related to HR compliance and guidelines and will include several segments containing topics ranging from NEW HIRE CHECKLIST, IMPORTANT DOCUMENTS, LICENSING, EMPLOYMENT LAWS AND RULES, PRE-EMPLOYMENT TESTING, ONBOARDNG PRACTICES, UNEMPLOYMENT, SEPARATION NOTICES AND EVEN COMMON EMPLOYER MISTAKES. This workshop is heavy in topics that owners and managers should not miss.

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07/01/2018

Message from the GA Secretary of States Office

GA Cemetery Board Approves Fee Increases

As required by Georgia Cemetery Law and Rule, the Cemetery Board approved an increase in 3 areas, that go into affect July 1, 2018. Increases in Monument Inspection and Site Location Fee is Maximum of $148., Deed Transfer is Maximum of $89., and the Minimum Perpetual Care Trust Fund deposit amount is $69.

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06/28/2018

GCA Launches Workshop Webinars

First Online Webinar held on June 27th

The GCA offers a new benefit to its membership and held its first Workshop Wednesday session on June 27th. During this video session, two of the GCAs board members, Nancy Massingille and Nick Startup, shared with participants, topics that focused on GA Secretary of State cemetery compliance subjects.

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06/28/2018

GCA Elects new President and Board of Directors

During the GCA Annual Meeting held on May 15th, 2018 - the GCA membership elected Robert Parks as their new President. On May 16th, 2018, the 2017-2018 Executive Committee and Board of Directors were installed during the Annual Convention held at the Peachtree City Conference Center by SCCFA President Buddy Ewing.

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