Funeral Price Comparison - Emporia

The Truth about Funeral Prices in Emporia

Charter Funerals offers the best funeral service value in the Emporia area -- and we can prove our claim. Here are the results of a price survey conducted by examining the published price for a traditional funeral service and a Batesville Heirloom Pewter S41 casket as listed in the General Price List of Roberts Blue Barnett Funeral Home dated January 16, 2013. Compare their price with the price of a traditional funeral and the exact same Batesville Heirloom Pewter S41 casket with Charter Funerals. Proof positive that Charter Funerals can save the residents of Emporia thousands of dollars by offering Distinctive Service at Exceptional Savings.

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The cost of an outer burial container is not included in the price comparison. This cost is in addition to the service cost shown.

*This price survey compares apples to apples. The price for each funeral home, including Charter Funerals, includes the following services as listed in the federal government’s mandated general price list categories: basic services of the funeral director and staff; the transfer of remains to the funeral home; embalming, dressing and cosmetize; the use of facilities and staff for viewing; the use of facilities and staff to conduct funeral services; the use of a hearse,  register book, acknowledgement cards, memorial folders and a Batesville Heirloom Pewter S41 casket.  The comparison does not include merchandise, vault, cemetery plot or cemetery fees.  The above price for Roberts-Blue-Barnett is taken from their General Price List dated January 16, 2013 and Charter Funerals General Price List dated September 21, 2012.  Both Charter Funerals and Roberts-Blue-Barnett offer a traditional service package outlined in their General Price Lists and the Batesville line of caskets.  Included in the above mentioned price is a Batesville Heirloom Pewter S41 20 gauge steel casket.  Roberts-Blue-Barnett's price for this casket per their General Price List is $3,075.  Charter Funerals price for the exact same casket is $1995.