Funeral Options and Price Lists

A Statement from Jonathan Terry on our funeral options and costings.

We here are Jonathan Terry Independent Funeral Directors welcome you to search the market of Funeral Directors when making your decision to find the right Funeral director who will be handling the funeral arrangements of your loved one. tatement

When considering funeral directors, it is possible to be misled into believing that all companies provide the same quality of products and level of service and that price should be the only determining factor in your decision. This is not the case and funeral companies will differ greatly in the quality of their products and the standard of their professional services which should be reflected in their price.

To ensure you choose a funeral company that will provide you with peace of mind on the quality of  the products and services you require you must not only be fixated on the headline price but consider those other factors that assures you get what you want, such as the reputation of the funeral directors, their standard of available facilities, funeral vehicles and experienced staff who are there to support you in your time of need.

Our quoted prices reflect the quality of our products and services we provide, which we are proud of delivering a higher standard as compared to other funeral directors.  As an independent family-owned business, we understand families and are compassionate to the needs of you to deliver a funeral service to which your loved one would be pleased.  As such we offer flexibility to be able to tailor our pricing very much to the individual requirements of a family or to reflect the instructions or wishes left by the person who has died.

Being upkeeping members of the Society of Allied and Independent Funeral Directors (SAIF) our facilities and service are monitored by this regulated body who directs the funeral market to ensure the highest level of service are being made available to families in their time of need.

We invite you to arrange a meeting with us at our offices where you are free review and consider our facilities and products in-addition, meeting the team free of any obligation to engage our funeral directors service. If  at that time we have met your expectations and are comfortable we are your chosen funeral directors,

we will be pleased to start a discussion, so we are aware of your needs and present to you an estimate of the costs of a funeral services before a commitment has been made to entrust us with funeral arrangements.

Our quotes are available for to take away when considering your budget and commitments and perhaps other factors before making a decision.

Funeral Options

Jonathan Independent Funeral Directors offer a variety of funeral options so that you can clearly choose the funeral that is befitting to you and your loved one.

We pride ourselves on caring for you and your family as if you were our own family. We see it as a privilege to take care of you.

 

Standardised Price list

From 16th September 2021 all funeral directors are required to publish a standardised price list. Please see our separate tab to view the Standardised price list

 

Bereavement Services – The White Lily Centre

All our funeral options give free access to our bereavement services which include, one to one counselling, support groups and community events. Please email info@thewhitelilycentre.co.uk for further details

 

Additional Options Price List

The following prices show our options for a direct cremation/burial, also a low cost cremation/burial service and our bespoke service. You may also download our full additional options price list.

Direct Cremation

Why Choose a Direct Cremation?

We make sure that your loved one is always treated with care & compassion and ensure no shortcuts are taken. We will always use a hearse to transport your loved to the crematorium with 3 funeral attendants. Should you wish us to use an alternative vehicle we do offer a private ambulance or our funeral estate cars

  • Families may choose this form of arrangement because it takes away the stress of arranging a funeral.
  • The person who has died requested to have little or no fuss made at their funeral.
  • The availability of funds may not ways be at hand.
  • Personal circumstance and beliefs.
  • You may wish to arrange a separate Celebration of life service. We can help you arrange this and put together an itemised quotation.
  • 24-hour advice on registration and procedures.
  • Collection from an address or hospital within Hampshire, during our office of hours
    of 8.30am - 5pm.
  • A meeting during office hours to sign and arrange all necessary paperwork this may also be
    arranged by telephone and email.
  • A hearse to transport the deceased to the place of cremation. We believe the care and dignity of your loved one must always be maintained.
  • A simple coffin
  • Cremation day and time chosen by Jonathan Terry Funeral Directors. If requested, we can inform
    you of the day of cremation, however in line with the crematoria instructions there will be no formal funeral service and no mourners in attendance. Please see Further services for attendance at our chapel of rest.
  • We will collect your loved one’s ashes from the crematorium, we will provide a polyurn container, the ashes may also be scattered at the crematorium garden of rest. We also offer a choice of caskets or urns.
  • The Cremation fee

£1350.00

Please also read additional and optional costs.

Additional costs where required:
Doctors’ Fee for a cremation certificate
(It is normal for 2 x certificates however during the Pandemic only one certificate is required,
if a post mortem has taken place no cremation certificate is required)
£82.00 per certificate

 

Out of office collection from 5pm until 8.30am £ 225.00
Optional Costs
Scatter tube for ashes £ 35.00
Urn/Casket for ashes from £ 85.00


Funeral Directors additional Services for a Direct Cremation

To some families the direct cremation process, although practical, and honouring the wishes of your loved one, may not always satisfy you own thoughts and wishes for that last moment with your loved one. For this reason, we at Jonatan Terry are happy to discuss a tailored made arrangement around the direct cremation by offering the following:

Attending the chapel of rest with a closed coffin to spend time with your loved one. You may also arrange to hold a vigil service at the chapel of rest for up to 6 people A free service to all our families
The preparation of your loved for viewing
We can dress them in their own clothes if preferred
£395.00

The Low Cost Cremation or Burial Service

This service is for families who want a simple, traditional funeral service.

Why Choose a The Low Cost Cremation or Burial Service?

  • The Funeral Directors professional service charge, including a dedicated Funeral Director, attending to all arrangements for you. 24 hour advice on all aspects of the funeral service.
  • To remove your loved one from home or hospital within Hampshire into our care
    (no extra cost if it is out of hours)
  • A basic coffin and dressing of your loved one in a white gown – care of your loved one
  • Visitation at our chapel of Rest within office hours Monday – Friday 9am – 5pm
  • A hearse to convey your loved one from our chapel of rest direct to the service venue, you may also leave from a local address and follow the hearse in your own car.
    We will collect your loved one’s ashes from the crematorium, we will provide a polyurn container, the ashes may also be scattered at the crematorium garden of rest. We also offer a choice of caskets or urns

Crematorium and cemetery restricted service times

The Funeral Time

A 30 minute service to be held at Southampton, Wessex Vale or Test Valley Crematorium.
Southampton Crematorium times: East Chapel 9.00am, 9.30am or 4.00pm.
Wessex Vale or Test Valley Crematorium times: 9.00am or 9.30am.
The burial service may take place at any cemetery/churchyard within a 30-mile radius of our offices, the service will need to take place before 10.30 am

What is not included in the low-cost cremation service:

• Visitation at our chapel of rest outside of office hours
• Collection and administration of donations

Can I add any items to the basic funeral?

Yes, we appreciate that you may wish to add services to the low-cost funeral and we will be pleased to discuss your request on an individual basis and advise additional costs.

Burial fees

Burial fees will be advised when the cemetery or churchyard is known – memorial fees will also apply if a memorial needs to be removed for burial.

Payment

Please note that we require all disbursement fees and additional costs e.g. flowers and newspaper notices to be paid in full before the funeral service takes place.

£1850.00

plus 3rd party cost and any additional items required

Additional information  
Bereavement Services – The White Lily Centre Access to our bereavement services which include, one to one counselling, support groups and community events. A free service to all our families  
Optional Costs  
A limousine for family mourners to follow the hearse    £250.00
Embalming of your loved one. £140.00
Scatter tube for ashes £35.00
Urn/Casket for ashes from £85.00
Administration of donations £60.00
Visitation outside of office hours £100.00
Disbursement fees:
In addition to the funeral directors’ fees will be the disbursement fees as follows:
Crematorium fees
 
Southampton Crematorium 30-minute service time  £615.00
Wessex Vale or Test Valley Crematorium 30-minute service time £585.00
Minister/Celebrant fees £200.00
Doctors’ fees for cremation certificates if required £164.00

The Bespoke funeral

The Bespoke Funeral offers the complete flexibility of choice which can be as individual and unique, befitting to the personality of the person who has died. We will take care of every detail for you.

Why Choose a The Bespoke Funeral?

  • The Professional Service Charge - Our emphasis is placed upon a personal and professional service and this charge is represented in our administration throughout the funeral
  • The care and presentation of your loved one
  • Conveyance of your loved one into our care from home or hospital within Hampshire (no extra costs if it is out of hours)
  • Provision of the hearse – Mercedes or Rolls Royce
  • Bespoke Coffin choice from £385.00
  • No restriction of times for the funeral
  • You have the complete choice of everything you would like. We can arrange an out of hours Chapel of Rest visit and the complete choice of our coffin range. We will look after the administration of any charitable donations.

£2485.00

plus 3rd party costs

Additional information  
Bereavement Services – The White Lily Centre Access to our bereavement services which include, one to one counselling, support groups and community events. A free service to all our families  
Optional Costs  
A limousine for family mourners to follow the hearse    £250.00
Embalming of your loved one. £140.00

Crematorium Price Information

 

Southampton Crematorium – Bassett Green Road Southampton

 

Adult (1hr service) £860.00
Adult (45 min service) £825.00
Adult (30 min service 9.00 or 9.30am East Chapel) £615.00
Direct Cremation £350.00
Up to and including 17 years of age £no charge
Double time fee £210.00
Use of Chapel only £315.00

Wessex Vale Crematorium – Bubb Lane West End Southampton SO30 2HL
and Test Valley Crematorium – Ridge Lane Romsey SO51 6AA

 

Adult (45 min service) £975.00
Adult (30 min service 9.00 or 9.30am East Chapel) £585.00
Direct Cremation £350.00
Up to and including 18 years of age £no charge
Double time fee £380.00
Use of Chapel only £380.00
Saturday service (from 10.00am only 45 min service) £1355.00
Sunday Service (From 10.00am 45 min service) £1735.00