A J Wakely & Sons Ltd

2 Abbey Street, Crewkerne, Somerset, TA18 7LF
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The Simple Funeral

Price Breakdown for the Simple Funeral from A J Wakely & Sons Ltd:

  • Services of the funeral director
  • Doctor's fees
  • Officiant fees
  • Coffin
  • Crematorium (Yeovil Crematorium) Funeral will take place at a time of the funeral director's choosing. Price last updated on 15/08/2019

Don't want a Simple Funeral?

Other funeral arrangements are available. Please speak to A J Wakely & Sons Ltd for more information.

What's a Simple Funeral?

The Simple Funeral is a basic funeral arrangement as defined by the Scottish government. At present they're the only UK government body to publish a recommendation (as of June 2019), but the rest of the UK is expected to follow in the near future. We've based the price you see on localfuneral.co.uk on this package to allow you to compare pricing across funeral directors on a common arrangement, like-for-like.

What's included in a Simple Funeral?

  • Transportation of the deceased from the place of death (within 10 miles, during work hours)
  • Provision of staff for care of the deceased and support for the bereaved
  • Necessary certification and guidance on all legally required procedures
  • Uplift and care of the deceased prior to the funeral
  • Viewing of the deceased (by appointment)
  • Provision of a hearse
  • Provision of a coffin
  • Opportunity to hold a service
  • The funeral director's services

We also include:

  • Payment of relevant doctor's fees (not applicable in Scotland)
  • Payment of relevant officiant fees
  • A crematorium, as chosen by the funeral director

We’ve included the above to show you the most accurate prices available.

The Simple Funeral does not include embalming, provision of a limousine or any third party fees payable on the client's behalf (such as plot fees and interment fees etc.).

Why Choose Us?

  • Our funerals are bespoke and tailored to you and your loved ones wishes
  • We offer affordable, caring and professional funeral advice
  • Our friendly staff are available 24 hours a day,365 days to help you
  • We have over 100 years of funeral service experience to offer you

About Us

A.J.Wakely & Sons is a family-run business that has been providing an independent funeral director service to the bereaved since 1897.

For four generations the Wakely family has had a strong presence in the local community and has provided a personal, sensitive and caring service upon which our company's reputation has steadily grown.

The A.J.Wakely & Sons funeral directors have branches in Bridport, Beaminster, Chard, Crewkerne, Ilminster, Lyme Regis, Sherborne, Sidmouth, Wincanton and Yeovil. The staff at each of our offices are familiar with the community resources in their specific area and we would encourage you to make the most of their local knowledge and expertise.

We strictly adhere to industry codes of practice and are a member of the National Association of Funeral Directors, The Society of Allied and Independent Funeral Directors and British Institute of Embalmers.

Members of our experienced and dedicated staff are available during working hours to answer questions as well as to support and assist our clients through a sad and often overwhelming process. A manager or director is also available after hours, which means we offer a service that is accessible 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

Our Location

A J Wakely & Sons Ltd is located at 2 Abbey Street, Crewkerne, Somerset, TA18 7LF

Trade Body Associations

A J Wakely & Sons Ltd is a member of the following trade body association; ensuring they adhere to the highest standards set for independent funeral directors in the UK.

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