Funeral Home Services

Funeral Home

At Joseph L. Greenwell Funeral Home, we strive to provide each of our customers with the best care possible to make the process easier on the family. The goods and services listed below are those we can provide to our families. You may choose only the items you desire. However, any funeral arrangements you select will include a charge for our basic services and overhead. If legal or other requirements mean you must buy items you did not specifically ask for, we will explain the reason in writing on the statement we provide describing the funeral goods and services you selected.

Funeral Service Groupings

The following service groupings are available to our clients that purchase a casket from our casket price list, catalog, or selection room. There are no allowances for items not used.

Traditional funeral service - One night visitation

Traditional funeral service - Two night visitation

Our funeral services include:

Basic Funeral Service


Except in certain special cases, embalming is not required by law. Embalming may be necessary however if you select certain funeral arrangements such as a funeral with viewing. If you do not want embalming, you usually have the right to choose and arrangement that does not require you to pay for it, such as direct cremation or immediate burial.


Other preparation of remains

(Cosmetology, Dressing, Casketing)

Use of facilities, staff, and equipment:

Transfer of remains to funeral home (within 50 mile radius)

Automotive Equipment (within 50 mile radius)

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Our partial services include:

Immediate Burial

Direct Cremation

This does not include crematory charges and cremation containers. If you want to arrange a direct cremation, you can choose from different types of cremation containers, such as a cardboard box to a cremation casket. Price list are available. Crematory charges are dictated by the cremation service selected at the time of need. Remains will be delivered to the authorized next of kin. Anything beyond this service will result in additional charges.

Green Funerals

If you are interested in a green funeral, please contact us for additional information.

Forwarding remains to another funeral home

If air shipment is required, embalming and shipping charges will be additional. This charge does not include embalming, visitation, or any type of ceremony. Anything beyond this service will result in additional charges.

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Terms of payment: All cash advance items are due prior to the date of the funeral service; all other fees are due 30 days from the date of the funeral service. Payments may be made by cash, check, credit card, or insurance assignment. In certain situations, payment in full may be required before services are completed. If there are any questions in regards to our payment terms, please feel free to discuss them with us.