Plan a Funeral : General Price List

These prices are effective as of October 1, 2011 and are subject to change without notice.

The goods and services shown below are those we can provide to our customers. You may choose only the items you desire. However, any arrangements you select will include a charge for our basic services and overhead. If legal or other requirements mean you must buy any items you did not specifically ask for, we will explain the reason in writing on the statement we provide describing the goods and services you selected.

Basic Services of the Funeral Director and Staff $2,695.00
Our services include: conducting the arrangements conference; planning the funeral; consulting with family and clergy; shelter of remains; preparing and filing of necessary notices; obtaining the necessary authorizations and permits; coordinating with the cemetery, crematory, or other third parties. In addition, this fee includes a proportionate share of our basic overhead costs.

This fee for our basic services and overhead will be added to the total cost of the funeral arrangements you select. (This fee is already included in our charges for direct cremations, immediate burials, and forwarding or receiving remains.)

Embalming $575.00
Except in certain special 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 Preparations
Dressing/Casketing/Cosmetology $175.00
Donor or Autopsy Repair $100.00
Washing and Disinfecting Unembalmed Remains $175.00

Transfer of Remains to the Funeral Home
(within a 50 mile radius; additional mileage $3.00 a mile)

Use of Facilities, Staff and Equipment for Services Conducted at Our Facility
Viewing/Visitation for One Full Day (additional days are $275.00 per day or portion thereof). $475.00
At the funeral home, church or other facility. $575.00
At the funeral home, church or other facility. $575.00

Use of Staff and Equipment for Services Conducted at Another Facility
Viewing/Visitation for One Evening and One Hour Prior to Services $100.00
Graveside Service $450.00
Graveside Service with Other Services $0.00

Automotive Equipment
Casket Coach
(within a 50 mile radius; additional mileage $3.00 a mile)
8 Passenger Limousine
(within a 50 mile radius; additional mileage $3.00 a mile)
Lead Car/Clergy Car
(within a 50 mile radius; additional mileage $3.00 a mile)
Flower Car/Utility Vehicle
(within a 50 mile radius; additional mileage $3.00 a mile)

Cremation Fee $250.00

Direct Cremation
Direct Cremation $1,905.00
Our charge for a direct cremation (without ceremony) includes: basic service of staff, a proportionate share of overhead cost,obtaining and filing legal documents, intitial call, sanitary care of the remains, temporary shelter of remains and trasportation to the crematory. It does not include embalming, refrigeration, viewing/visitation, mercdhandise, such as alternative container or casket, cash advance items or CREMATORY CHARGE.

If you want to arrange a direct cremation, you can use an alternative container. Alternative containers encase the body and can be made of materials with/without an outside covering. The alternative container provided by the funearl home is $ 70.00 and is a cardboard unit. A minimum cardboard unit is required by the crematory.

Immediate Burial
Immediate Burial $1,905.00
Our charge for an immediate burial (without ceremony) includes: basic services of funeral director and staff; a proportionate share of overhead costs; removal of remains; and local transportation to the cemetery.

Forwarding of Remains to another Funeral Home $1,285.00
This service includes the basic service of feneral director and staff and use of basic facilities, obtaining legal and other documents necessary to complete the transfer, responding to intitial call, combination shipping unit, embalming and/or sanitary care of the remains, and transportation to the common carrier.

This service does not include other preparation of remains, casket, visitation or viewing, ceremony, merchandise, automotive equipment, except as specifically set forth above, cash advance itmes, other funeral director charges, taxes or other additional services requested.

Receiving of Remains from another Funeral Home $1,515.00
This servcie inclues the basic services of staff, transportation from common carrier, temporary shelter of remains, graveside service and transportation to local cemetery or crematory.

It does not include visitation, funeral merchandise, funeral or cash advance items.

Registers, Cards and Programs
Acknowledgement Cards
(price per 25)
Visitors Register $50.00
Memorial Folders/Prayer Cards
(price per 100)
Laminated Bookmarks $5.00
Lovinig Memories Video Package $250.00
Crucifix $45.00
Temporary Grave Marker $45.00
Engrave Death Date $200.00
Local Opening and Closing of Cemetery Space
(Saturday/Sunday/Holiday $675.00)
Navasota Examiner Obituary $40.00
Certified Copy of the Death Certificate
(additional copies are $4.00)
Crematory Fee $300.00

Refrigeration (per day) $125.00