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Independent Funeral Directors
Serving Dorset for over 100 years

Service Attended Funeral Simple Funeral Douch Exclusive Traditional Funeral
Bringing the deceased person into our care during office hours
Taking care of all necessary legal and administrative arrangements
Care of the deceased person before the funeral 
Coffin Included Elm Coffin* Elm Coffin* Elm Coffin* Veneered Oak Coffin*
Viewing of the deceased person for family and friends 
Carrying out hygienic treatment in preparation for viewing and/or extended funeral date
Taking the deceased person direct to the agreed cemetery or crematorium 
Making arrangements with, and providing confirmation to all third parties, including the minister/celebrant
Organising any special requests, including and not limited to photo/video tributes and Live Streaming of the service
Receiving and care of floral tributes prior to the funeral and conveyance to the funeral service
The personal attention of the funeral director throughout
Organising the music for the service
Creating an online Memoriam page
Providing a limousine to convey a maximum of 6 passengers to and from the funeral service
Procession of the hearse from a Private Address before the funeral
Funeral arrangement interview conducted outside normal office hours

*Other coffin choices available, click here


Additional Funeral Directors Services
Service Price
Additonal Limousine (first limousine included) £225
Floral Hearse £250
Motorcycle Hearse £POA
Vintage Lorry Hearse £POA
Motor Hearse of a different colour, make or model £POA
Horse drawn Black Hearse with a pair (2) of Horses £1,000
Horse drawn White Hearse with a pair (2) of white/grey horses £1,100
Horse drawn Black Hearse with a team (4) of horses £1,785
Horse drawn White Hearse with a team of (4) white/grey horses £1,925
Dove Release – Single Dove £POA
Dove Release – Pair of Doves £POA
Dove Release – Four Doves £POA
Butterfly Release, 10, 20 and 30 butterflies, from £135

The above is only a selection of additional services, please ask your Funeral Director for details of your specific requirements, together with requests regarding burial at sea, Floral Tributes, Printed Orders of Service, Condolence Stationary, Newspaper Notices, Acknowledgements and Catering

NB: If a horse drawn or other specialist hearse is requested, we will also provide our motor hearse as outlined above, to convey the floral tributes and to accompany the cortege.

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Children's Funerals

Our services are provided free of charge for children who have not reached the age of 16 years, excluding disbursements and any additional expenses.

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Paying for the Funeral

An invoice for the funeral and disbursements will be sent to you, your solicitor, bank or other designated person, approximately one week after.

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What to do with Ashes

We understand that losing a loved one is hard. Whilst dealing with grief, we can guide you on what to do with the ashes of your loved one?

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View our range of coffins

Coffins incur an additional cost, please visit our coffins section to see a selection of our available coffins.

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