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Simple ~Direct ~Affordable
8560 Arlington Expressway 
Jacksonville, Florida 32211 

Telephone: (904) 683-5427

​Timothy  Cole, L.F.D.

Licensed Funeral Director in Charge


Includes removal of the deceased from place of death and transport to crematory from the following counties:  Duval, Bradford, Baker, Clay, St. Johns.
Additional transportation outside the 50 mile limit will be charged at $2.50 per loaded mile.


Caskets are not required for direct cremations (a container to encase the body is required by law).  You may use an alternative container for direct cremation.  Alternative containers encase the body and can be made of materials like fiberboard or composition materials (with or without outside coverings).  The containers we use are fiberboard.  You, the purchaser, have the option of providing a cremation container and deleting this price from our regular charges.


Embalming is not required for direct cremations

(Please Note:  A fee of $25.00/day for refrigeration will be added after the Medical Examiner grants permission
​"if" the cremation process is waiting on payment from family.

CREMATION.....  $250.00

For decedents  exceeding 250 Lbs. please add $150.  Maximum weight limit is 400 Lbs.


Courier (For handling of the death certificates from start to finish).....$35.00

The Federal Trade Commission requires the disclosure of costs of each individual funeral item and service offered.
​You are entitled to complete information via telephone, mail or personal inquiry.
​Under these regulations, those who offer Direct Cremations must tell you that Florida State Law does not require embalming or the use of a casket for direct cremations.

GENERAL PRICE LIST: Effective February 15, 2018

(Note: Prices are subject to change without prior notice)

Direct cremation is a disposition of human remains by cremation without formal viewing, visitation or ceremony with the body present.  FTC required disclosures: The goods and services shown below are those we can provide to our customers. You may choose only the items you desire; however, any cremation arrangements you select will include a charge for our basic services.  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 cremation goods and services you selected.


24-hour availability to respond to your request for services;
Conference with family;
Preparation and delivery of original death certificate to doctor;
Obtaining cremation approval from County Medical Examiner;
Filing of original death certificate with Vital Statistics;
Filing of death notice on our website and with Florida Times Union;
Notification of death to the Social Security Administration:

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General Price List

(904) 683-5427​