Community Blog

Our weekly articles, written by in-house experts, offer advice, information and updates about our industry.

Local COVID-19 memorials – latest news!

Local COVID-19 memorials – latest news!

Freeman Brothers Funeral Directors was first established in Horsham, West Sussex in 1855.  The company now has a further three offices across the county – in Billingshurst, Crawley and Hurstpierpoint – and maintains a commitment to supporting local community...

Freeman Brothers Remembrance Service 2021

Freeman Brothers Remembrance Service 2021

Freeman Brothers Funeral Directors was first established in Horsham, West Sussex in 1855, and remains a proudly independent business. The company now has a further three offices across the county – in Billingshurst, Crawley and Hurstpierpoint – and has established a...

After the cremation – options for ashes

After the cremation – options for ashes

Freeman Brothers has been serving the communities of Surrey and Sussex since 1855. As Funeral Directors, our responsibility to the bereaved people we care for often extends beyond the funeral itself into help afterwards, such as assisting with plans for the ashes....

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Can I arrange my own funeral in advance?

Freeman Brothers operates its own Pre-payment Scheme whereby the funeral can be paid for at current prices, with no further expenditure, regardless of the date of the eventual death. For more information, please visit our Pre-payment Plans section.

What do I need to do to plan a funeral?

The first few days following a death seem to consist of an endless succession of decisions, along with a great deal of paperwork. Freeman Brothers can help you through the practicalities, with factual information and guidance regarding registration, arranging the funeral and any relevant legal matters. Please visit our Planning A Funeral section for more information.

How can I cope with bereavement?

Different individuals respond to loss in different ways. If you are struggling with bereavement, we have a dedicated section of our website that offers advice and links to various charities and support networks. Please visit our Bereavement Information section for more information.