Direct Cremation

These prices are effective September 01, 2018 and are subject to change without notice and based on current GPL pricing dated September 01, 2018.

Direct Cremation:

Prices range from $1,150 – $1,925

Our charge for direct cremation (without ceremony) includes:
  • Basic services of funeral director and staff
  • A proportionate share of overhead costs
  • Care and removal of remains;
  • Transportation of crematory(within 25 miles)
  • Cremation

If you want to arrange direct cremation, you can use alternative container. Alternative containers encase the body and can be made of materials like fiberboard or composition materials (with/without an outside covering). The containers we provide are made of corrugated cardboard. We also offer a selection of cremation-oriented caskets.


Direct Cremation with Container provided by client

$1,150

(All such containers must meet any applicable state or crematory requirements)

Direct Cremation with Alternative Container

$1,195

Corrugated cardboard selected from our establishment - (in addition to cost of casket)

Direct Cremation with Elderlite Cloth-Covered Casket

$1,925


Not Included in Direct Cremation

  • Death Certificates
  • Urns
  • Taxes
  • Obituaries
  • Regional Forensic Fees (if Applicable)

Method of Payment

Cash, Check, Credit Card, Insurance Assignment w/Cash Advance Payment


Funeral-Related Merchandise

We carry a full range of funeral related merchandise.

• Cremation Oriented Jewelry • Caskets • Urns • Vaults


Serving Sevier, Jefferson, Knox, Blount, and Surrounding Counties.

The goods and services shown on this page are those we can provide to our customers. You may choose only the items you desire. However, any funeral arrangements you select will include a charge for our basic services overhead. If legal or other requirements mean you must buy any 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.