Waters & Sons Independent Funeral Directors Ltd, Sholing

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Family run funeral directors in Sholing serving bereaved families with compassionate and personal support in their time of need.

Latest Verified Reviews

Jeannie Gibbons 26th Oct 2020

Professional, compassionate and service of a very high quality. 

Ann Dahl 24th Oct 2020

Outstanding service from start to finish. Guided us through the whole process and were readily available with support when it was needed.

Robert Bunday 6th Oct 2020

Couldn't have made this awful time easier if they had tried. They were always on the end of the phone and very respectful of our emotions throughout the the last couple of weeks. On behalf of Vareena's family I would like to say a huge thank you.

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Location

Address
106 Spring Rd
Sholing
Southampton
Hampshire
SO19 2QB

About Us

Waters & Sons Independent Funeral Directors Ltd is a family run funeral directors in Sholing, serving bereaved families with compassionate and personal support in their time of need.

They offer a range of traditional coffins and caskets but also provide personalised coffins with imagery of your choosing, alongside eco-friendly alternatives such as willow, wicker and bamboo.

Their fleet of comfortable funeral vehicles includes a traditional Ford Cardinal hearse and two Ford Dorchester limousines that can comfortably seat up to six. They can also provide options such as a silver Mercedes hearse and limousines, a horse and carriage, and a motorcycle hearse for something a bit different.

Waters & Sons pride themselves on those personal touches that make your loved ones funeral special. Whether it’s a dove release, a visual tribute, or fingerprint jewellery they will support you in any way they can.

Simon Waters, Alison Parlour and their dedicated team of staff are available during office hours to answer any queries you may have about arranging a funeral. There are two separate lounges for your comfort and privacy as you discuss arrangements for your loved one’s funeral service.

Their Sholing funeral home is open Monday to Friday, 9am to 4pm with a 24-hour telephone service. They can also arrange weekend visits by appointment.

Call Waters & Sons Independent Funeral Directors Ltd now to find out more about the services they provide and begin making funeral arrangements for your loved one.

Latest Obituaries

Janet Frances Roberts

Sep 1945 - Oct 2020

Margaret Giles

Mar 1930 - Sep 2020

Audrey Maslen

May 1937 - Sep 2020

Richard Arnold 'Dick' Dahl

Apr 1937 - Sep 2020

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Verified Reviews

Verified Reviews

  • 5 Jeannie Gibbons 26th Oct 2020

    Professional, compassionate and service of a very high quality. 

  • 5 Ann Dahl 24th Oct 2020

    Outstanding service from start to finish. Guided us through the whole process and were readily available with support when it was needed.

  • 5 Robert Bunday 6th Oct 2020

    Couldn't have made this awful time easier if they had tried. They were always on the end of the phone and very respectful of our emotions throughout the the last couple of weeks. On behalf of Vareena's family I would like to say a huge thank you.

  • 5 Ian and Michelle Robertson 21st Sep 2020

    Our service could not have been any better. From the moment we contacted Simon and his team, they handled just about everything for us, giving us constant advice and always being there for us. Communication is key in this life and they were first class. Thank you for making an incredibly upsetting time for my family, so painless. Without hesitation, I highly recommend this funeral director and his dedicated staff. Best regards, Ian

  • 5 Carol Morten 19th Sep 2020

    We have used Waters & Sons twice now, and each time we have received excellent service, very professional, kind and caring.

  • 5 Tracy Hardy 19th Jun 2020

    I entrusted my dad with David and Simon Waters. They looked after our family with respect, understanding in a very personal and professional manner. In a time when you need help and support they were there every step of the way. May I also say thank you to liza Riggway who conducted a lovely tribute to my dad. Kind Regards Tracy Hardy

  • 5 Richard Zabiela 17th Jun 2020

    Very professional service, we would not use any other Funeral Director

  • 5 Diane James 16th Jun 2020

    Very understanding, patient and good listeners. Explained the process in detail and always available when needed.

  • 4 Tia Burns 13th May 2020

    Very professional service.

  • 5 Alan Goff 24th Mar 2020

    One couldn't ask for nicer people and very professional. Highly recommended

  • 5 Donna Gingell 19th Mar 2020

    A fantastic service, my grandad everything thing that I'd had wished for on his big send off. I would recommend simon waters and son to any1 that wants a perfect service with dignity.

  • 3 James Coates 19th Mar 2020

    I would like to thank Waters & Sons for dealing with various arrangements in relation to the funeral of Kathleen Coates. All I'd like to say is we got there in the end despite having to deal a number of issues.

  • 5 William Burns 10th Mar 2020

    I couldn't ask for a more professional service for my dearly departed mum by Waters and Sons, thank you all for your help at this sad time, God Bless you all.

  • 5 Victoria Hamilton 3rd Mar 2020

    My father John Hamilton had thee most wonderful send off.waters and sons arranged everything perfectly.everything was catered specifically for my dad .the whole service was my dad to a T.and afterwards at the wake I heard someone say"it was a nicer service than some of the weddings they had been to.so thankyou waters and sons for doing my dad proud.

  • 5 Steve Layden 24th Feb 2020

    The service we received was first class the whole process was caring and every detail thought of was just perfect my mum would have been so proud . We would have no hesitation in recommending you Thank you so much for making this journey as pain free as possible Steve Tim and family

  • 5 Valerie Barnard 3rd Jan 2020

    Considerate, compassionate and caring. They were kindness itself and respected all our wishes and cared for my husband on his final journey.

  • 5 Diana Champion 15th Dec 2019

    I am so pleased that we chose Waters & Sons, who had nothing but respect for my elderly father at a time of immense grief in loosing his wife of 62 years. At a sad time for us, we didn't like the 'matter of fact' attitude shown by what I would call the 'big' funeral directors. They seemed to be money orientated and wanted to get as much money from us as possible. Waters & Sons listened to what we wanted and have been so good in accommodating my fathers wishes. They were not out to sell us the most expensive funeral they had , they simply wanted to help us through a difficult time and do what was best for us. A breath of fresh air in my view.. Whilst I know that funeral directors are not a place you want to have to visit, I can highly recommend Waters & Sons. A special thank you to David Waters. I know this was the first time he had been so involved and he personally handled everything for us. I would also like to mention the Celebrant Liza Riggway , who was so moving in the way she delivered the service. She set just the right tone. I would also recommend her to any others who do not want a religious service

  • 5 Shaun Brake 9th Dec 2019

    excellent service from a very nice family business.

  • 5 John Biggs 12th Oct 2019

    Looked after us calmly and with consideration. Well done and thank you.

  • 5 Lindsay Hilton 4th Oct 2019

    At a very sad time for all the family, the staff at Waters and Sons were patient, caring and supportive, with good advice and sensible suggestions to make the process less difficult.  Nothing was too much trouble for them (even very late changes to arrangements) and all our queries were dealt with immediately and sympathetically.  We would recommend their services unreservedly.  Thank you all.

  • 5 Alan Gates 15th Sep 2019

    From day one all the members of Waters and son's team were very helpful and always there for advice and support. All the family could not fault them and would recommend them to all.

  • 5 Alan Margetson 13th Aug 2019

    The service provided was acceptable to all the family in every way and left no room for complaint. We now look forward to receiving my wife's ashes for personal scattering in due course.

  • 5 John Ellery 27th Jul 2017

    A very good personal one to one service and kept well informed though the whole of the arrangements. The staff very kind and helpful. I can fully recommend a very professional service.

  • 5 Barry Hodgson 2nd Jun 2017

    Thank you Waters & Sons for all your help and assistance following the death of our son Andrew. Death is difficult to cope with, but when it is a son the impact is so much greater, Thank you for your professional service and support at our time of loss.

  • 5 Marlene Grove 2nd Jun 2017

    Would highly recommend Waters and Sons Funeral Directors, from the moment we called them we received nothing but a professional service. They are very prompt, very courteous and nothing was to much trouble and the speacial little touches they went to gave my husband the funeral he deserved. Marlene Grove

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
106 Spring Rd
Sholing
Southampton
Hampshire
SO19 2QB

Latest Verified Reviews

Jeannie Gibbons 26th Oct 2020

Professional, compassionate and service of a very high quality. 

Ann Dahl 24th Oct 2020

Outstanding service from start to finish. Guided us through the whole process and were readily available with support when it was needed.

Robert Bunday 6th Oct 2020

Couldn't have made this awful time easier if they had tried. They were always on the end of the phone and very respectful of our emotions throughout the the last couple of weeks. On behalf of Vareena's family I would like to say a huge thank you.

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