Gallery: Turn Your Cremated Remains into Live Ammunition with Holy Smok...


With all the talk these days about the destructive and toxic nature of modern day burials, sustainable ways to honor your deceased loved ones are popping up left and right. Now with the help of Holy Smoke, an Alabama-based company started by Clem Parnell and Thad Holmes, you can turn your loved one’s ashes into live ammunition and honor them with a bang. The founders actually started the company partially because of personal issues with the ecological costs of burials and are offering their services for just $850 — plus shipping and handling.

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  1. guest2 July 5, 2013 at 10:12 am

    Yuck – the thought of having your family eat a turkey with your ashy remains inside is sort of cannibalistic. But wasting the turkey is wrong too, so… this idea just seems wrong all over.

  2. lazyreader October 10, 2011 at 2:27 pm

    There’s no such thing as ashes in cremation, the only remaining stuff after a cremation is scorched bone fragments ground into powder, so are they essentially shooting calcium bullets at game.

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