Supporting our communities during coronavirus

Having first been established in Horsham, West Sussex, in 1855, Freeman Brothers Funeral Directors now has three further offices – in Billingshurst, Crawley and Hurstpierpoint.  The company remains independent and family-run and, as has happened to all of us, plans for 2020 have been disrupted by the coronavirus pandemic.  Community Co-Ordinator Becky explains further…

How key workers cope during lockdown

Freeman Brothers Funeral Directors was originally established in Horsham, West Sussex in 1855.  Along with the rest of the nation, the company’s team – based across the county in Billingshurst, Crawley and Hurstpierpoint – has adapted to a different way of living, thanks to social distancing restrictions during the current COVID-19 outbreak.  Funeral directors and […]

COVID-19: the story so far for Freeman Brothers Funeral Directors

Freeman Brothers Funeral Directors was established in Horsham, West Sussex in 1855.  The company now has offices across the county – also in Billingshurst, Crawley and Hurstpierpoint – and employs a team of 30 people from the local area.  The business remains independent and family-run, currently owned and operated by the fifth generation of the […]

Supporting the community during the COVID-19 pandemic

Freeman Brothers Funeral Directors was established in Horsham, West Sussex in 1855.  Today, the company continues to operate via the original office on North Parade, with the addition of branches across the county, in Billingshurst, Crawley and Hurstpierpoint.  In the current climate of the COVID-19 (also known as coronavirus) pandemic, the team continues to provide […]

Differences between Churchyards and Cemeteries/Burial Grounds

Freeman Brothers has been serving bereaved people in Sussex for 165 years. Our four offices in Billingshurst, Crawley, Horsham and Hurstpierpoint are staffed by our caring and professional team, who are always seeking to advise our customers as to the most suitable choices they can make in order to ensure the funeral for their loved […]

165 for 165 – the story so far

Freeman Brothers Funeral Directors was established in Horsham, West Sussex in 1855.  Today, the business remains independent and family-run, currently owned and operated by the fifth generation of the Freeman family.  Now with additional offices across the county in Billingshurst, Crawley and Hurstpierpoint, the company is committed to supporting the communities in which it works.  […]

165 for 165 continues: Freeman Brothers aims to get people reading

Freeman Brothers Funeral Directors has been based in Horsham, West Sussex since 1855. The company remains independent and family-run, currently owned and operated by the fifth generation of the Freeman family to look after the business.  There are now a further three offices – in Billingshurst, Crawley and Hurstpierpoint – across the county, with the […]

Churchyards – who makes the rules?

Freeman Brothers Funeral Directors has been based in Sussex since 1855 and from our branches in Billingshurst, Crawley, Horsham and Hurstpierpoint are always working to help our local communities not only with arranging funerals but also in communicating issues around death and loss. Because of our nature as a long-established local business, we feel we […]

Training for the community – organising events with ease!

Freeman Brothers Funeral Directors was first established in Horsham, West Sussex in 1855.  The company remains independent and family-run, and is currently in the hands of the fifth generation of the Freeman family to operate the business.  With further offices now also open in Billingshurst, Crawley and Hurstpierpoint, the company continues to provide a high […]

Freeman Brothers Funeral Directors – meet the team

Freeman Brothers Funeral Directors was first established in Horsham, West Sussex in 1855.  With offices across the county – in Billingshurst, Crawley and Hurstpierpoint – the independent and family-run business employs an increasingly-diverse workforce in a variety of roles.  Today, we’ve profiled Funeral Director Russell Martin, who not only celebrates his anniversary at the company […]