Funeral FAQs

Answers to our most commonly asked questions.

How do your costs compare to area funeral homes?

We would be happy to send you a general price list of our services. You can email us or call (704) 584-9004. Our prices are extremely affordable both on the service end and merchandise end. You will likely find us much more affordable than local funeral providers.

What do we do when a death occurs?

If the death occurs in a facility, let the staff know you would like to use James Funeral Home and they will call us at (704) 584-9004.

If the death occurs at home and the patient is under hospice care, you call the hospice nurse and they will notify us of the death, upon your request.

If the death occurs at home and hospice is not involved, you will need to call 911. Let the medics know that you plan to use James Funeral Home and they will take care of notifying us. No matter what the time of day, we will come as soon as we get the notification

Where do your cremations take place?

James Funeral Home has an onsite crematory with a specially trained staff to operate the crematory. We are proud to have the area’s newest crematory with the most up today technology being employed. Your loved one does not leave the funeral home’s care when you choose cremation.

If we do not desire to come to the funeral home, will you come and meet with us at our home?

Absolutely. I will be happy to come to you. Just let our staff know if you desire this service.

When you come to make arrangements, what do we need to have for you?

  • Deceased’s Clothing, including undergarments
  • Obituary information
  • Photo for Obituary
  • Military Discharge (if Veteran and you would like a flag and marker provided)
  • Form of Payment (Cash, Check, Credit Card, or Life Insurance)

Where are necessary preparations made and where does the Deceased stay between the time of death and the service?

All preparation is done on site at our funeral home. Your loved one never leaves our direct care.

We have no church. Can you provide a facility for the funeral?

Yes, we have a beautiful chapel that you are welcome to use for a funeral or memorial service.

I have made pre-arrangements at another establishment. Can we change and use James Funeral Home?

Certainly. You do not need to do anything. We can arrange to transfer the pre-paid funds after the death occurs.

I have made no plans. Can I prepay or pre-arrange my own funeral?

Yes. We offer prepaid funeral options and would be glad to discuss those with you.