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Services

The goods and services shown below are those we can provide to our customers. You may choose only the items you desire. However, any funeral arrangements you select will include a charge for our basic services and overhead. If legal or other requirements mean you 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 you selected.

Prices Effective January 1, 2012 and subject to change without notice. 


Basic Services of Funeral Director and Staff

$1,850.00
Our fee for the basic services of funeral director and staff includes, but not limited to, staff to respond to initial request for service, arrangement conference with family and responsible parties, arrangements of funeral, preparation and filing of necessary authorizations and permits, recording vital statistics, preparation and placement of obituary notice, and coordination with those providing other portions of the funeral, (i,e. cemetery, crematory, vault companies and other as required). In addition, this fee includes a proportionate share of our basic overhead and costs.

This fee for our basic services and overhead will be added to the total cost of the funeral arrangements you select. (This fee is already included in our charges for direct cremations, immediate burials and forwarding or receiving remains.)


Embalming

$690.00

Except in certain special cases, law does not require embalming. 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 arrangements that does not require you to pay for it, such as direct cremation or immediate burial. It is the policy of FONVILLE & DOVE MORTUARY to require embalming unless you select immediate burial or cremation.


Other Preparation of Remains

Reconstructive Restoration when necessary... $100.00

Cosmetology... $50.00

Special care of autopsied remains... $100.00

Washing and disinfecting remains with no embalming... $100.00

Dressing and casketing remains... $125.00

Beautician or Barber... $50.00

Storage (per day) when remains are transferred to another funeral home... $75.00


Transfer of Remains to Funeral Home

Within 45 miles local service radius... $225.00

Additional miles outside local service radius... $2.00

Airport... $300.00

Washington, DC... $575.00


Additional Services and Facility Fees

Visitation at funeral home... $200.00

Funeral/ Memorial Service at the funeral home... $200.00

Funeral/Memorial Service at other facility... $200.00

Graveside Service... $200.00


Automotive Equipment

Funeral Hearse... $300.00

Family Limousine (each)... $275.00

Utility Vehicle... $75.00

Sedan... $75.00


Caskets

$200.00 to $21,000.00
A complete price list will be provided at the funeral home.


Other Burial Containers

$750.00 to $9,600.00

A complete price list will be provided at the funeral home.


Urns

$100.00 to $5,000.00


Other Services and Features

Home equipment: (Register Stand, 12 chairs, Food Register, Register Book and Door Spray)... Complimentary

Temporary Grave Marker... $10.00

Register Book... $10.00

Door Spray "Live"... $40.00

Acknowledgement Cards (per 25)... $5.00

Memorial Folder (per 100)... $125.00

Use of Cemetery Equipment: Grass, Chairs, Tent, Lowering Device... $250.00

Thank You Cards... $25.00


Traditional Service

$4,280.00
Services of funeral director and staff, transfer of remains to funeral home within 45 miles, embalming, cosmetology, dress and casketing, use of'facilities for viewing (one day), use of equipment and staff, hearse, limousine, sedan, utility vehicle, home equipment, cemetery equipment, grave marker, register book and acknowledgement cards.

Graveside Service
$2,995.00
Services of funeral director and staff, transfer of remains to funeral home within 45 miles, embalming, cosmetology, dress and casketing, use of facilities for visitation, use of equipment
and staff, hearse, sedan, utility vehicle, home equipment, cemetery equipment, grave marker,
register book and acknowledgement cards.

Traditional Cremation Service
$3,800.00

Services of funeral director and staff, transfer of remains to funeral home within 45 mile local radius, embalming, other preparations of the body, rental casket and use of facilities for viewing (one day).


ADDITIONAL CHARGES may apply when above package of offerings are selected.


Forwarding Remains to Another Funeral Home

With minimum shipping container: $1,650.00
This charge includes basic services of funeral director and staff: a proportionate share of overhead
cost: removal of remains: embalming or other preparation of remains, if relevant: and local
transportation. This charge does not include visitation rites or ceremonies prior to forwarding of
the remains.

Note: Additional charges may apply for items selected by you.


Receiving Remains from Another Funeral Home

$2,395.00
Our charge includes; basic service of funeral director and staff, a proportionate share of overhead

cost, care of remains, visitation rites or ceremonies, limousine and coach, utility vehicle, cemetery equipment and home equipment.


Immediate Burial

$1,495 to $2,250.00
This charge for immediate burial includes removal of remains, local transportation to the
cemetery, necessary authorizations and basic services of funeral director and staff. This charge
does not include the use of facilities and staff for any visitation or ceremony, public or private,
prior to burial. It is the policy of FONVILLE & DOVE MORTUARY, to require embalming if
other than immediate burial or cremation is selected.

Immediate burial with casket provided by purchaser... $1,495.00

Immediate burial with cloth covered casket from our funeral home... $2,250.00


Direct Cremation

$1,495.00 to $21,000.00
The charge for a direct cremation includes removal of remains, local transportation to
crematory, necessary authorizations, and basic services of the staff. This charge does not
include the crematory fee or the use of facilities and staff for any visitation or ceremony,
public or private price of the cremation.

If you want to arrange a direct cremation, you can use an alternative container. Alternative
containers encase the body and can be made of material like fiberboard or composition
material (with or without an outside covering). The containers we provide are fiberboard.
Note: Additional charges may apply for other services or merchandise selected by you.

Direct cremation with container provided by the purchaser... $1,495.00

Direct cremation with fiberboard container selected from our Funeral Home... $1,615.00

Direct cremation with casket selected from our funeral home in addition to the cost of the casket... $1,495.00 to $21,000.00


Cash Advances

These items include, but are not limited to, the following:

Crematory Fee... $450.00

Death Certificate (each)... $10.00

Clothing... $125.00 & Up

Opening/Closing of grave... $450.00

Newspaper/Obituary... At Cost

Minister... At Cost

Cemetery Fee... At Cost

Flowers... At Cost

Musician... At Cost

Dove Release (per bird)... $100.00


This list does not include prices for certain items that you may ask us to buy, such as crematory or cemetery services, flowers, and newspaper notices. The charges for those items will be shown on the statement describing the funeral goods and service you selected.

This form is provided pursuant to the requirements of the North Carolina
General Statues 90-210.25 (e).