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Services


The General Price List (GPL)


The General Price List (GPL) is the keystone of the Funeral Rule. It contains identifying information, itemized prices for the various goods and services that we provide and sell, and other important disclosures. The GPL enables consumers to comparison shop and to purchase, on an itemized basis, only the goods and services they want. Please give us a call for pricing or you may request pricing information in person.

Services


Basic Services of Funeral Director/Staff and Overhead

Our services include but are not limited to: conducting the arrangement conference; planning the funeral; consulting with family and clergy; shelter of remains; preparing and filing necessary notices; obtaining necessary authorizations and permits; coordinating with the cemetery, crematory, or other third parties.  In addition, this includes a proportionate share of our basic overhead cost.  This fee for our basic services and overhead will be added to the total cost of the funeral arrangements you select.


Embalming

Except in certain cases, embalming is not required by law.  Embalming may be necessary, however, if you select certain funeral arrangements, such as a funeral with viewing.   If you do not want embalming, you usually have the right to choose an arrangement that does not require you to pay for it, such as direct cremation or immediate burial.


Other Preparation of the Body

Includes but not limited to bathing, dressing, cosmetology, and casketing


Transfer of Remains to the Funeral Home

Removal  from the place of death, (home, hospital, nursing home, hospice facility)


Forwarding of Remains to Another Funeral Home

Our Charges include: basic services of funeral director and staff; a proportionate share of overhead s\costs; removal of remains; embalming or other preparation of remains, if relevant; and local transportation


Receiving of Remains from Another Funeral Home

Our charges include; limited basic services of funeral director and staff; care of remains; transportation of remains to funeral home and to cemetery  or crematory


Direct Cremation

If you want to arrange a direct cremation, you can use an alternative container.  Our charge for a direct cremation (without ceremony) includes: limited basic services of funeral director and staff; removal of remains; transportation to crematory; necessary authorizations; and cremation if relevant.

Alternative containers encase the body and can be made of materials like fiberboard or composition materials (with or without an outside covering).

  • Direct cremation with container provided by purchaser
  • Direct cremation with a fiberboard container
  • Direct cremation with an unfinished wood box


Immediate Burial

Our charge for an immediate burial (without ceremony) includes:  limited basic services of funeral director and staff; a proportionate share of overhead costs; removal of remains; local transportation to cemetery.

  • Immediate burial with casket provided by purchaser
  • Immediate burial with minimum metal casket


Use of Facilities and Staff For Viewing and Visitation

The visitation also known as the receiving of friends or the wake service


Use of Facilities and Staff for Funeral/Memorial Ceremony at the Funeral Home

 Chapel service, musician, minister and staff for service


Use of Equipment and Staff for Church Service

The necessary staff and equipment for a service at a location other than the Funeral Home


Use of Equipment and Staff for Graveside Service

The necessary staff and equipment for a service at Graveside


Automotive Equipment: Hearse-Limousine-Flower Van

Hearse for the transportation of the casketed remains.  The Limousine for family members if desired.  The flower van, if need to transport flowers.


Caskets

A variety of caskets varying in cost.


Outer Burial Containers

A variety  of outer containers varying in cost.


Burial Clothing

A variety of shrouds (burial garments) to choose from for females.  A local clothing store for men.


Funeral Programs

A variety of styles to select from.


Newspaper Obituaries

$30.00 for name and city plus $0.80 per word.


Flowers and Casket Sprays

We have several books to select from or the spray can be personalized.


Death Certificates

Cost for death certificates vary depending upon the state of death.  South Carolina death certificates are $12.00 for the first copy and $3.00 for each additional copy. 


Police Escort (City of Anderson Police Department)

The city police will escort for funeral services within the city limits for a cost of $25.00.


Tent and Chairs for committal services

The set up at the cemetery, which includes water and fans in the summer time and lap blankets in the winter.


Granite Headstones and Markers

A variety to choose from varying in prices.


Cemetery Plot Beautification

We provide cemetery beautification in all the church cemeteries.


Memorial Candles

We provide candles for those we currently serve and for those in the past.


Doves


Memorial DVD Presentation


Memorial Blankets


Personalized Thank You Notes

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