Local funeral homes fined

Two Columbus funeral homes paid fines this week levied by the Georgia Board of Funeral Services, the board reported.

Progressive Funeral Home Inc. paid a $100 fine for failing to provide indentification of a deceased body.

Charles E. Huffs International Funeral Home paid $150 for two violations. It was fined $50 for failing to have a nonporous sanitary sink cover and $100 for failing to provide the required eight adult caskets in the display room.