B Matthews Funeral Directors, Woolston

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B Matthews Funeral Directors, Woolston, Hampshire, funeral director in Hampshire B Matthews Funeral Directors, Woolston, Hampshire, funeral director in Hampshire B Matthews Funeral Directors, Woolston, Hampshire, funeral director in Hampshire

B Matthews Funeral Directors is a funeral director in Southampton serving the local community with compassionate funeral services

Latest Verified Reviews

Dean Pike 11th Sep 2021

The funeral arranger Gill was so compassionate and supportive throughout, she kept us upto date with all the arrangements and was always avaliable to answer any of our questions.

Leona Pinhorne 11th Aug 2021

Very professional and friendly 

Jeanette Pace 11th Aug 2021

They were very professional and friendly and gave a very good service , I would definitely recommend them at this such sad time but they made it a wonderful day to remember for all the lovely memories I have to cherish of my loving husband who passed away.

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Funeral arrangements

  • Home visit
  • 24 hour telephone support
  • On-site parking
  • Chapel of rest
  • Hearse
  • Limousine
  • Horse-drawn hearse
  • Bespoke vehicle
  • Coffin
  • Personalised coffin
  • Casket
  • Headstone / Plaque
  • Urn
  • Memorial jewellery
  • Floral tributes
  • Charitable donations
  • Newspaper announcement
  • Online obituary
  • Memorial book
  • Order of service sheets
  • Music
  • Video tribute
  • Funeral webcasting
  • Catering
  • Dove release
  • Balloon release
  • Fireworks

Types of funeral

  • Traditional burial
  • Simple funeral
  • Traditional cremation
  • Green funeral
  • Direct cremation
  • Burial at sea
  • Non-religious funeral
  • Anglican funeral
  • Roman Catholic funeral
  • Muslim funeral
  • Jewish funeral
  • Sikh funeral
  • Hindu funeral
  • Buddhist funeral
  • Children’s funeral

Financial arrangements

  • Financial advice
  • Wills & probate
  • Pre-paid funeral plan

Additional services

  • Repatriation
  • Bereavement counselling
  • List of mourners

Location

Address
146 Portsmouth Rd
Woolston
Southampton
Hampshire
SO19 9AP

About Us

B Matthews is a long established funeral director in Southampton, having been a part of Southampton's landscape since 1959, when the family funeral business of B Matthews was established by Bernard Matthews to provide a sympathetic and dignified service with a local touch.

Ever since then the comapny have maintained the same commitment to traditional values, combined with consideration and respect for their customer's wishes. B Matthews help families across Southampton and beyond with funeral homes in Woolston, Shirley and Park Gate.

The compassionate team will provide advice at every stage of the funeral planning process, and they also offer an affordable prepaid funeral plan, Choice.

If you would like to talk to the staff in Southampton about planning a funeral, or the Choice plan, you can either visit the funeral home, or arrange a home visit. There is also a 24 hour phone service available, so don't hesitate to call, no matter the hour.

Verified Reviews

Verified Reviews

  • 5 Dean Pike 11th Sep 2021

    The funeral arranger Gill was so compassionate and supportive throughout, she kept us upto date with all the arrangements and was always avaliable to answer any of our questions.

  • 5 Leona Pinhorne 11th Aug 2021

    Very professional and friendly 

  • 5 Jeanette Pace 11th Aug 2021

    They were very professional and friendly and gave a very good service , I would definitely recommend them at this such sad time but they made it a wonderful day to remember for all the lovely memories I have to cherish of my loving husband who passed away.

  • 5 Barbara Evans 11th Aug 2021

    Excellent service from start to finish. The respect show to my loved one was outstanding. The crew on the day where  so supportive and kind. Every aspect of the arrangements  taken care of with great care and thoughtfulness.

  • 5 Susan Peacock 22nd Nov 2017

    I Found B Matthews to be very attentive and proffessional with an air of being your friend.

  • 5 Susan McNally 22nd Nov 2017

    Thank you to Bobbi for her wonderful organisational skills and to Matt for always keeping me informed and who on the day along with his team were extremely professional.

  • 5 Stuart Muir 22nd Nov 2017

    Excellent caring Service. They ensured Dad revived a dinified and fitting service. Supporting and guiding us the family at such a difficult time. 

  • 5 Jane Butler 23rd Oct 2017

    Kind , professional people who helped me to give my husband what he wanted without pressure to have what they thought was best. Prompt and caring staff when they collected my husband on the day he passed away at home. Matthew and Bobbie made a difficult time easier to cope with.

  • 5 Tracey Chester 1st Sep 2017

    Thank you for all your help and support for both my Mum and Dad's recent funerals which were sadly so close together. We couldn't have asked for more, extremely sensitive, helpful, respectful and above all made us feel you wanted the best for our parents as we did. I would highly recommend your service. Thanks again.

  • 5 Juni McCarthy 4th Aug 2017

    We had a really good, caring, and very professional service from B. Mathews. Nothing was to much trouble, and we were kept informed every step of the the way. The were very supportive at a time which was very difficult.

  • 5 Jemma Johns 6th Jan 2017

    It was a lovely service , thank you so so much for everything you all done . 

Frequently Asked Questions

How do you arrange a funeral?

You can arrange a funeral by choosing a funeral director who will help you organise all of the details. They can help you decide whether to have a cremation or burial and what type of service to choose, as well as additional options, such as music and flowers. You can find out what happens at a funeral and compare funeral directors on Funeral Guide.

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What are disbursements?

Disbursements are additional costs for a funeral service that are paid to third-parties, such as florists, celebrants and burial fees. The funeral director will usually charge you for them and then pay the suppliers themselves.

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How can I get help with funeral costs?

If the cost of a funeral is not covered by a prepaid funeral plan, or the estate of the person who has died, you may be able to get financial help from the government’s Bereavement Support Payment or from War Disablement Pensions, charitable funds or budgeting loans.

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Address
146 Portsmouth Rd
Woolston
Southampton
Hampshire
SO19 9AP

Latest Verified Reviews

Dean Pike 11th Sep 2021

The funeral arranger Gill was so compassionate and supportive throughout, she kept us upto date with all the arrangements and was always avaliable to answer any of our questions.

Leona Pinhorne 11th Aug 2021

Very professional and friendly 

Jeanette Pace 11th Aug 2021

They were very professional and friendly and gave a very good service , I would definitely recommend them at this such sad time but they made it a wonderful day to remember for all the lovely memories I have to cherish of my loving husband who passed away.

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