Freeman Brothers of Crawley is based at Holly Lodge in Southgate.
Having opened in November 2009, Freeman Brothers of Crawley is now well-established in the area.
Our tranquil Chapel of Rest is calm and peaceful, and will provide the intimate surroundings needed for a final goodbye. Other facilities we are pleased to offer include private off-street parking – to allow you to take the time that you need when visiting us – full disabled access and a professional, sympathetic service at all times.
We offer a 24 hour service, 7 days a week, and are here to help, care for and support you when you need us. We are committed to giving families excellent service and are proud to uphold the Freeman Brothers’ values of tradition combined with the utmost dignity of care.
Customer feedback is very important to us. It is good to hear when we are meeting our clients’ expectations, but we are always trying to improve our service and do things better. The comments we receive from our customers are always valuable. If you would like to share your experience of Freeman Brothers Crawley, please use the link below.
Thank you so much for making things easier to handle. It is such a sad time and you all handled it with a gentle, caring manner. We can’t thank you enough
Thank you for being so patient at such a stressful time for all of us
Thank you for all your help and support during a difficult time. You really put our minds at ease and took away any stress and pressure
Lovely premises and suitable location. All staff were incredibly professional. Thank you for your service. We recommend your team to everyone
Crawley office staff.
The team comprises Funeral Arranger and Mortuary Technician, Vicky Jarman, supported by Jennifer Bolt, Russell Martin and Chrissie Wilkie. Funeral Director, Russell, has been part of the Freeman Brothers team since 2012, initially as a Funeral Service Operative and now as Funeral Director at our Hurstpierpoint branch. Russell conducts and arranges funerals for both the Crawley and Hurstpierpoint branches, where colleague, Chrissie, also arranges funerals. Jennifer Bolt is based in Crawley as a part-time Funeral Support Assistant, having joined the team in 2019.
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.