Givens Funeral Home is dedicated to offering our client families a wide variety of products and services. Below are just a few of the many services and merchandise available.
The funeral represents a purposeful opportunity to reflect on the meaning of a life that has been lived and to determine the impact of that meaning for the family and friends. There is no single proper funeral service. It is a time of human sharing in its deepest sense. You and the ones you love are at the very center of the process, and the choices you make will determine its significance for you. As you participate in the planning of the funeral service, you help create a meaningful experience for everyone.
It is our goal to help people complete the relationship with the one who has died and provide a climate that encourages each person to give and receive emotional support.
Our services are as varied as the families and individuals we serve and include but are not limited to Traditional Services, Graveside Services, Cremation Services, Memorial Services, Immediate Dispositions, Receiving and Forwarding Remains to Another Funeral Home, Pre-planning Services and Follow Up Care after the service. Below is a brief description of just a few of the many options that we offer.
TRADITIONAL FUNERAL SERVICE: The traditional funeral service offers the survivors a chance to gather with other family members and friends to reflect on the life that was lived. This type of service can be arranged to reflect and memorialize the life of your loved one and the services can be held at the funeral home, church or other location of the families choice. It will usually include embalming, visitation, services and follow with ground burial, entombment or other disposition as requested.
CREMATION: Cremation is a process of preparing the body for its final disposition. When you select cremation, there are a number of related options you may wish to consider. It is important to recognize that cremation is only a process, not a replacement for the traditional funeral. We can assist you in choosing a meaningful service that best meets your individual needs.
IMMEDIATE DISPOSITION: This option offers very limited services such as direct cremation or immediate burial. We can assist you in choosing the type of memorialization and service that meets you individual needs.
CASKETS: Givens Funeral Home offers a large variety of casket in all price ranges and designs. The list below is just a few of the many styles and materials to choose from.
SOLID BRONZE: Bronze caskets offer families the ultimate in protective qualities. Strength , permanence and beauty are the hallmarks of bronze.
SOLID COPPER: Copper caskets offer families a unique beauty, with protective features and durability similar to bronze.
SOLID STAINLESS STEEL: Our premium grade stainless steel caskets represent the finest grade of stainless steel available on the market. Features include, rust resistant protection with premium interiors.
SOLID HARDWOOD: Hardwood caskets are constructed of the finest natural material available today. They are built by highly skilled craftsman for families who prefer the warmth and beauty of wood. Available in mahogany, walnut, cherry, maple, oak, pecan, pine and select hardwoods.
CARBON STEEL CASKETS: Steel caskets provide affordable protection, quality and beauty. Available in 16, 18 and 20 gauge steel.
SPECIALTY CASKETS: Available in oversize, theme specific, cloth covered and cremation caskets.
OUTER BURIAL CONTAINERS: Givens Funeral Home offers a variety of burial vaults made of concrete and steel. The samples listed below are just a few of the many styles to choose from.
CONCRETE: Available from Virginia Vault Company. Available in copper lined, stainless steel lined, seamless polystyrene lined, asphalt coated and basic concrete grave liner.
PERSONALIZATION: Givens Funeral Home is dedicated to making every ceremony more meaningful. We are proud to offer the Batesville Casket Company Families First Program which features the highest quality and most complete casket product line, commemorative cap panels, life symbols corners and casket engraving to customize the interior or exterior of select caskets with a lifestyle interest, affiliation or theme meaningful to your families loved one. We also offer a complete line of caskets by Aurora Casket Company.
Everyone is unique, we firmly believe that personalization is the best way to commemorate your loved one. The more the funeral reflects the personality and life of the deceased, the more meaningful and beneficial it will be for the family and friends in attendance.
MONUMENTS: We offer a complete line of monuments and markers. A monument is a family tribute carved in stone as a constant reminder of family bonds tied together with love. Remember your loved ones with a memorial of distinction.