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Funeral Ballad Poems

These Funeral Ballad poems are examples of Ballad poems about Funeral. These are the best examples of Ballad Funeral poems written by international poets.

We Wish You Were Here
Author Dana Redricks 
March 13, 2019 

I wish we were here 
with us but now you're
but now gone to a better 
place I wish I...

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Categories: animal, appreciation, betrayal, blue,

Premium Member Ballad of Smorgasbord Cat
Ballad of Smorgasbord Cat

Once upon a hot July night
Smorgasbord Cat was born, not right.
The only kitten born with clothes,
She came out wearing pantyhose.

Blue bellbottoms when...

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Categories: 10th grade, 11th grade,

Washed away
Her hands were sore from carrying weights
That were heavier than her soul
She was worried about being late
To her own funeral
She prefered pretty lies 
Over what...

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Categories: fear, loneliness, lost,

Might they sing
The murmur of hardships along the way
these words include and excludes the theyes" and"themes"
in conversation.Those spoken about as "They" or " Them"
to draw two closer...

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Categories: appreciation, art, blessing, christian,

Funeral Pyre
Slow burning funeral pyre
Whose flame burns with desire
Smoke clouds obscuring the sky high
Things I left as I was too shy

What remains for me in the...

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Categories: death, life, lost love,

Premium Member The Ballad of Villonia Beebe, Part 3: Obituary
The following item was recently discovered in the archives of the "Toad Suck Monthly News Express":

Mrs. Villonia Beebe has passed away,
She was Toad Suck's most...

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Categories: humor, obituary,

Service of Song
At His Feet shall we meet
There we shall part no more
So they sang at his wake
His corpse now at stake
In a box he was placed

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Categories: character, death, farewell, funeral,

The Dead Come Back
The old legend said the dead come back
So bury them deep down the cemetery track
For the ground elsewhere is sour and unclean
And to do so...

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Categories: death, funeral,

Premium Member Uncertain
A slow procession through the grass
Fractures leaden hearts.
A sound breaks out like shattered glass,
Ripping souls apart.

Though never a word is spoken,
Ominous despair
Hovers over hearts, all...

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Categories: death, dedication, funeral, grief,

Premium Member Ballad of Joyce Hill
  To her family she was coy
  but truly she would be their Joy,
  a country girl from Kingaroy -

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Categories: eulogy, goodbye, tribute,

We all gathered together in the Home Going of Harold Smiley
The story of life in a previous daily ride
But on this day, a deceased body...

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Categories: bereavement, character, death, dedication,

I cling to her
 I cling to her
 As mama has a hard
 Time speaking 
 But I still try to listen
 To her motherly teachings.
 I cling...

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Categories: funeral, i miss you,

I saw Mary
Last time I saw Mary
There she was sitting ‘neath a big shady tree

Sunlight was sparkling through the branches that day
Then Mary squinted and she looked...

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Categories: friend, friendship, fun, funeral,

Sorrow soon be gone, glory fill my eye,
Boro I was born and Boro I will die. 

In the heart of some dark English city 

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Categories: dream,

In my death
 I bet you’ll look so beautiful at my funeral, behind black lace, I bet a shattered face infested with grief and scorn rattled with...

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Categories: beautiful, death, evil, farewell,

Premium Member Rest in Peace
  Was on a blue July morn gently put
to ground, and parish leaves wet underfoot
  led to halls of bellows and pipes
in last...

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Categories: bereavement, funeral,

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Opening my eyes
to the darkness in my room.
I try not to cry
and look away to soon.

I didn't know what woke me up
from my horrible dream.

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Categories: depression, dream,

Thelma Leeson
Thelma Leeson.......
is in a nursing home, dementia will take her,
 and I will recite this at her funeral.

Thelma Jane was a Leeson and she was...

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Categories: adventure, mum,

From The National Poet Of Slovenia In A Language People Understand - THE RUINS OF THE ANCIEN REGIME

Farewell, then, AUKN boss,
The next this year makes three.
By the time they find a substitute,
Slovenes will be at sea.

He tried to cover his behind;
AUKN boss...

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Categories: absence, allegory, analogy, animal,

Lady Arcane
[Daughters of Lamia]
Today we walk from our graves
You can't  wish, pray it away
The Inflamed Coven's emerged
You Will receive what you deserve
Retribution of the flaming...

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Categories: adventure, angst, animals, confusion,