Appalachian people. People with Arab heritage.
There are however some significant differences. Arabs often hold huge gatherings in honor of loved ones, where they pray and remember them. Appalachians might do the same. Another difference is that ceremonies are organized differently. One focuses on speeches and songs, while another relies heavily upon food music to facilitate the healing process. It is important to understand how cultures deal with difficult situations in order to ensure that the appropriate practice can be implemented.