Green Burial

Ecological, Natural, and Affordable

Green Burials: $3,995.00

Green Burial seeks to return one’s remains to the earth, as directly and simply as possible. It attempts to avoid embalming (toxic chemicals), metal caskets and burial vaults. Many religious groups never left the old, traditional way. Groups like the Quakers, Amish, Mennonites, and Jewish communities continue to bury without embalming, vaults and in some cases without a casket.


Each complete Funeral Service includes:

  • Choice of a Eco-Friendly Casket made of Willow or Poplar Hardwood (unfinished)
  • Removal from place of death (within 60 miles of Clarksville)
  • Securing permits & documents
  • Professional services of funeral director & staff
  • Funeral service conducted at your church, graveside or residence
  • Visitation prior to start of service
  • Funeral Coach (non traditional mini coach)
  • One death certificate
  • Dressing of the grave with natural fertile products that will stabilize the soil
  • Casket Spray of Greenery or flowers, register book/ memorial folders on recycled paper

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Family Participation is encouraged

  • As a family member you have the right to transport the deceased using your own vehicle and to bury on your own property. 
  • You may dress and place your loved one in the casket or build their casket
  • Family participation may reduce the above quoted cost. 

Our Firm is
Green Burial Council
certified www.greenburialcouncil.org
 

 

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