Arranging a Funeral
If you know exactly what plans you’d like to put in place, or your loved one had talked about or left details of their wishes, we’re here to make sure those plans are carried out as closely as possible. No two people are the same, therefore David Davies & Sons funerals are bespoke to every client.
We can provide assistance, guidance and support with every aspect of the arrangements – such as arranging care for the deceased, registration of death and completion of all necessary documentation, choosing the type of funeral, coffin, flowers and tributes.
David Davies & Sons has been serving the local community since 1840 and over the years we have learnt that every funeral is different. As an independently run funeral directors, our structure and nature allows us to offer flexibility & creativity in funeral arrangements and provide you with the very best caring & personal service at your time of need.
David Davies & Sons offer a wide range of options to suit your needs and can take all faiths and cultures into consideration. As well as traditional religious burials and cremations, we also offer a non-religious or alternative funerals.
Burial or Cremation
Religious or Non-Religious Ceremonies
Service at the Church or Chapel
Service at the Crematorium
Green Funerals and Burial Grounds
There are many ways to personalise funeral arrangements with a great deal of options available, including a wide variety of different coffins, provision of limousines, announcement notices in newspapers and detailed leaflets with coloured photographs etc. To give you an idea, please see our Standardised Price List and Additional Options Pricelist – but this is not exhaustive – for further information on other options please ask.
- Range of Coffins –
We offer a wide range of coffins available through a number of quality suppliers. Having previously manufactured our own coffins we have considerable experience ensuring good quality and presentation. Our range includes:
- Solid Oak with raised lid and panelled or plain sides.
- Panelled or plain side oak veneer.
- Our traditional cremation coffin with all oak external fittings (as a small environmental contribution we do not use or supply cremation coffins with plastic fittings).
- Our Eco range includes Wicker (where possible sourced from a UK supplier) and a number of of other environmentally friendly options.
Your choice may be subject to availability. Please ask for further advice with your choices.
- Funeral Vehicles –
- As part of our vehicle modernisation programme, we now operate alongside our existing fleet a purpose built fuel-efficient Mercedes hearse with sliding deck. Should you wish a specialist or specific means of conveyance such as a horse drawn hearse, motor bike hearse , Land Rover hearse and alternatives we can assist with this. In addition to our ceremonial vehicles we operate a number of hearsette’s and private ambulances for the dignified and sensitive conveyance of the deceased.
- Other requirements –
- Flowers & Floral tributes, donation choice and assistance with forwarding.
- Order of service.
- Music choices.
- Memorial stones.
If you have any specific requests, no matter how small, but significant and special to you and your family please do not hesitate to talk to us about them