T and J - "Providing a Signature Service For Every Family We Serve"
 
The goods and services shown below are those T & J Funeral Home can provide to our customers. You may choose only the item you desire, however any funeral arrangement you select will include a charge for our basic services and overhead. If legal or other requirements mean you must buy items you did not specifically ask for, we will explain the reason in writing on the statement we provide describing the funeral goods and services selected.
 
 
Basic service:
Our basic service includes but is not limited to:
  • Staff response to initial request for service
  • Conference with the family or responsible party
  • Preparation and filing of necessary certificates and permits
  • Placement of obituary notices
  • Planning of funeral Arrangements
  • Coordination of service with cemetery, crematory vault companies and others as required
 
Also included in this charge are overhead expenses relative to our facility such as insurance, maintenance and utility expenses, secretarial and administrative costs, and equipment and inventory expenses; this fee for our basic services and overhead will be added to the total cost of funeral arrangements you select. (The fee is already included in our charges for direct cremations, immediate burials, and forwarding or receiving remains).
 
Embalming:
Except in certain special cases, embalming is not required by law. (Embalming may be necessary, however, if you select certain funeral arrangements such as a funeral with viewing.) If you do not want embalming you usually have the right to choose an arrangement that does not require you to pay for it, such as direct cremation or immediate burial.
Immediate burials (without ceremony):
 
  • Basic services of funeral director and staff
  • Removal of remains
  • Local transportation to the cemetery (this charge does notinclude cemetery costs.)
Cash accommodation items:
This list does not include prices for certain items that you may ask us to buy for you such as cemetery or crematory services, flowers, and newspaper notices. The prices for those items will be shown on your bill or the statement describing the funeral goods and services you selected
 
Traditional funeral service includes:
  • Basic services of funeral director and staff, plus overhead
  • Embalming
  • Other preparations of body
  • Use of facilities and staff for viewing at funeral home
  • Use of facilities and staff for funeral at funeral home or at church
  • Transfer of remains to funeral home
  • Clergy car
  • Hearse/Funeral Coach
  • Register book
 
Miscellaneous Merchandise:
  • Caskets are available
  • Outer burial containers are available
  • Cremation caskets and containers are available
  • Cremation urns are available

Other preparations of the body:
  • Restoration when necessary
  • Hair styling
  • Special care of autopsied remains
  • Washing and disinfection when embalming is not used

Use of facilities and staff:
  • Visitation in funeral home
  • Funeral ceremony in funeral home or church
  • Memorial service in funeral home or church
  • Use of equipment and staff for graveside service

Automotive equipment:
  • Clergy car
  • Hearse, within 50-mile radius
  • Transfer of remains to funeral home, within 50-mile radius
  • Flower truck delivery to cemetery

Forwarding remains to another funeral home:
  • Basic services of funeral director and staff
  • Embalming
  • Necessary authorizations
  • Local transportation
  • This charge does not include visitation, rites, or-ceremonies prior to forwarding of the body

Receiving remains from another funeral home:
  • Temporary shelter of remains
  • Basic services of staff
  • Local transportation of remains to cemetery or crematory
  • This charge does not include visitation, rites or-ceremonies