ATTENTION to detail and pride in service has always been a priority at the Clark Funeral Homes. Since 1890 the professionals of Clark Funeral Homes of Southwest Missouri have served area families with understanding and compassion; knowing just when to offer a friendly handshake or hug and when to quietly step back and let family care for family.
Over the years Funeral Services have changed to meet the needs of changing times and changing families. At the Clark Funeral Homes you will find we offer the latest in modern innovations alongside the time honored traditions. Our Funeral Directors can help you select the type of service that best reflects the personality of your loved one.
F.J. BIGHAM WITH FIRST MOTORIZED HEARSE IN NEWTON COUNTY
CLARK-BIGHAM FLEET IN 1950
Generally Funeral types will fall into one of three catagories: Traditional, Graveside or Cremation. Clark Funeral Homes offers services and selections to arrange any of these three types of services. We also stand ready to help you arrange any other type of service, to meet the requirments of your faith or your family traditions.
During your private arrangement conference with a licensed Funeral Director, you may select any of the following services:
Preparation of the deceased for viewing or cremation Private family viewing Selection of your choice of casket & outer burial container Floral display and delivery service Filing of all necessary paperwork Professionally written obituary Distribution of obituary to requested newspapers Assistance in contacting clergy, vocalists, musicians and pallbearers Notification to cemetery and gravediggers Required notifications to health department and social security Traditional family visitation and/or open viewing Limousine service
These special services offer opportunities for service personalization: Military Honors Service Personalized memorial folders Video Tributes commemorating the life of the individual Memory board display Memorabilia display Consultation with headstone/memorial marker professional
All of these listed details and many others are overseen by the experienced, dedicated individuals of Clark Funeral Homes. Each member of the Clark Funeral Home team appreciates the trust placed in us by the families we serve. We are dedicated to serving our friends and neighbors during their greatest time of need. We hope to always live up to and deserve that trust.
Please call us at 417-451-2345 to answer any questions you may have regarding funeral planning.