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Every family says goodbye in a different way. At Sumner Voiles Funeral Chapel we’re dedicated to carrying on your family’s traditions or helping you create new ones.

What to Expect Before the Funeral

When a loved one passes away, you first and foremost have to organize the funeral. Many people do not know what’s involved in the planning of one. But when you choose a good funeral home, the funeral director will discuss all your requirements and provide you with all the information you need about what is needed and how to plan everything down to the last detail. There are many different things to be kept in view, and here is some helpful information regarding how to plan a funeral

Things to Expect

  • The first thing you need to do after a person’s death is to contact a local funeral home. The funeral director will take the time to understand your requirements and preferences with organizing the service. They will give you all the details you need and offer their advice and recommendations too. These professionals are knowledgeable and experienced and will help you make the best choices within your budget.
  • The funeral director can make arrangements such as transportation for the body, organize for the death certificate, and manage all the permits. They will make sure that flower decorations, music, and media presentation are all planned perfectly. If you have opted for burial, they will also help you with purchasing the plot.
  • When you are discussing your requirements with them, you would have to provide them with certain pieces of information such as the decedent’s name and their social security number. The person’s spouse and children’s names, if any, work history, and more. If any other information is required, the funeral director will inform you about it in advance, and you can keep that ready as well.

If you need any more information about what to expect before a funeral, please call Sumner Voiles Funeral Home, and our funeral director will be more than happy to help.