T. Allen Funeral Service, Gillingham

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T. Allen Funeral Service, Gillingham, Kent, funeral director in Kent T. Allen Funeral Service, Gillingham, Kent, funeral director in Kent
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T. Allen Funeral Service is an independent and family-run funeral director firm that has served the bereaved in Gillingham and the surrounding area for more than 20 years.

Latest Verified Reviews

Michael Hunt 16th Aug 2020

The staff at T. Allen were very kind, sympathetic, professional and caring making sorting my wife's funeral as easy as possible.

David Meaton 8th Mar 2020

Highly professional, caring and sympathetic and conducted my mother’s funeral with absolute dignity without a hitch.

Andrew Callan 10th Feb 2020

So helpful and caring 

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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
53 Twydall Green
Gillingham
Kent
ME8 6XJ

About Us

Dealing with the loss of a loved one can is often a distressing and confusing time. That’s why T. Allen Funeral Service is always available to give you support and guidance 24 hours a day.

As a family-run funeral director firm, they can offer the level of personal support that few larger conglomerate companies can provide. This, coupled with their 20 years of experience helping the bereaved, has contributed to their growing reputation as one of the most popular funeral directors across Gillingham and the surrounding area.

And for your added assurance, they are a member of the National Association of Funeral Directors, so you can be sure to receive a professional and compassionate service.

To benefit from the experience and support of a leading funeral director, contact T. Allen Funeral Service today.

Latest Obituaries

Beryle Sophia Hyland

Jan 1942 - Nov 2020

Adam Millar

Sep 1932 - Nov 2020

Patricia Hunt

May 1944 - Jul 2020

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Verified Reviews

Verified Reviews

  • 5 Michael Hunt 16th Aug 2020

    The staff at T. Allen were very kind, sympathetic, professional and caring making sorting my wife's funeral as easy as possible.

  • 5 David Meaton 8th Mar 2020

    Highly professional, caring and sympathetic and conducted my mother’s funeral with absolute dignity without a hitch.

  • 5 Andrew Callan 10th Feb 2020

    So helpful and caring 

  • 5 Scott Lindsey 20th Dec 2019

    Such a kind and considerate staff at T. Allen, nothing was ever a problem. My wife who passed away was in good hands and I wanted to see her everyday and it was never a problem, the Chapel was such a beautiful place to spend time with my wife. I would recommend T. Allen to anyone who wants a professional and caring service at time when they need it. 

  • 5 Robert Bowring 17th Mar 2019

    A very friendly company friendly staff I would highly recommend T. Allen's funeral company

  • 5 Julie Hepburn 29th Aug 2018

    Highly recommended T Allen, Twydall, My father had beautiful service, done by them. Their care for us as a family, not only going to the chapel, but the funeral care was outstanding. We thank you all from the bottom off our hearts.

  • 5 Hilary Crowder 16th Jun 2018

    This is the second time we have used the services of T Allen and would not hesitate doing so again, should it ever be necessary.

  • 5 Linda Hales 3rd Apr 2018

    Conducted the most beautiful send off for my beloved dad. Nothing was too much trouble they were very caring and compassionate.

  • 5 Susan Mason 14th Feb 2017

    Caring , considerate and personalised. Wonderful family business who think of everything for you so you don't need to think of anything else but your loved ones. Thank you, especially to Rita and Mark. 

  • 5 Lisa Wesbster 27th Nov 2016

    Everyone we dealt with were professional, kind and nothing was too much trouble. They were compassionate and made the arrangements easier to deal with and everything was explained for us to understand. Thank you so much.

  • 5 Donald Dinsdale 13th Nov 2016

    The meeting to arrange my wife's funeral was handled sympathetically , I was told of the options and given time to decide . On the day everything went smoothly and to time . The staff were polite and helpful ,all were well turned out as was the hearse and limousine . Our family were very satisfied with the service provided . My thanks to you all . Donald Dinsdale

  • 5 Stephen Cave 9th Oct 2016

    Very pleasant and helpful and made a sad event so much easier to deal with. Thank you

  • 5 Rebecca Youdle 4th Oct 2016

    They were very kind and compassionate when they were organising my Mum's funeral.

  • 5 Lisa Delahay 30th Jul 2016

    Was treated with respect and dignitary in every way both with the customers and with the deceased.... Very kind and caring people..

  • 5 Jason Fairbrass 6th Jun 2016

    Courteous, thoughtful, respectful and got everything perfect for my Dads Service. Thank You. xx

  • 5 Margaret Randerson 23rd May 2016

    Rita and the staff at Terry Allens have been excellent and very caring inthe way they have looked after us & John since he passed away, on the day of his funeral they were all very thoughtful to everyone's feelings and everything went very smoothly  Thank you to everyone involved x

  • 5 Tracey Stock 22nd May 2016

    From the moment our dad passed the care and consideration given both to us and our dad was exceptional, then in the chapel of rest and the two lovely ladies ( forgive I can only remember Wendy's name) but they have both been so very friendly, caring and considerate ,even when they looked after mum as well . And finally the final journey, could not ask for a better crew than the ones we had we already knew one of the drivers because he took us to our mums . My dad had the best care in death as he did in life THANK YOU from the bottom of my heart .

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
53 Twydall Green
Gillingham
Kent
ME8 6XJ

National Association of Funeral Directors

NAFD Members

Latest Verified Reviews

Michael Hunt 16th Aug 2020

The staff at T. Allen were very kind, sympathetic, professional and caring making sorting my wife's funeral as easy as possible.

David Meaton 8th Mar 2020

Highly professional, caring and sympathetic and conducted my mother’s funeral with absolute dignity without a hitch.

Andrew Callan 10th Feb 2020

So helpful and caring 

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