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Posted on: March 26, 2020

Check out our COVID-19 Page for resources

One of the FAQ’s from the Executive Order of Judge Knight relates to funerals.

Are funerals permitted?
  Funeral homes may prepare and inter or cremate the remains of the deceased, but may not have gatherings of people.  Memorial services are encouraged to be scheduled after the Executive order and any extensions have expired.

You can find the full listing of FAQ’s on the county website -  We also created a PDF of those that were published as of 3/26/2020.

The current CDC recommendation is that the majority of people who contract this virus can successfully recover at home. If you start experiencing symptoms which include coughing, fever and shortness of breath, and they become severe – contact your healthcare provider. The CDC believes that symptoms of COVID-19 may appear in as few as 2 days or as long as 14 days after exposure.

Tips for the general public:

☑Wash hands often for 20 seconds and encourage others to do the same.

☑If no soap and water are available, use hand sanitizer with at least 60% alcohol.

☑Cover coughs and sneezes with a tissue, then throw the tissue away.

☑Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth with unwashed hands.

☑Disinfect surfaces, buttons, handles, knobs, and other places touched often.

☑Avoid close contact with people who are sick.

For more information, please see

FAQ's Liberty County Executive Order 3 26 2020
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