The traditional service is the heart of our business. The traditional service contains the items and elements that you choose to have in it. There is a basic charge for our services.
What does the basic service charge cover?
Ensures that staff is available 24 hours daily to respond to your requests for services
Ensures the reporting and filing of all important papers
Shelters the remains
Coordination of funeral service plans, for example, with church, clergy, etc.
Handles the service itself and all of the details pertaining to it
This fee is included in our charges for direct cremations, immediate burials, any funeral arrangements that you choose, and forwarding or receiving remains from an out of town funeral homes
Is embalming necessary?
Embalming is not required by law.
No embalming is appropriate for direct cremation or immediate burials.
If you choose a service with a viewing, then embalming is necessary.
What is the range of services provided?
Funeral Merchandise or Remembrance Package
Forwarding Remains to Another Funeral Home
Receiving Remains from Another Funeral Home
Funeral Merchandise, including Caskets,Vaults, Urns, and Clothing
Filing All Pertinent Paperwork
Death of a Child:
We know that losing a child is difficult. Blair-Lowther Funeral Home feels that a family should not have to be burdened with some of the normal costs that go along with the burial of a child. (Ages 0 to 18)
There are no viewings or services of any kind on Thanksgiving Day or Christmas Day. Our services are available at all other times.