Reba Carlander
B: 1934-05-12
D: 2019-10-15
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Carlander, Reba
Martha Pryor
B: 1927-10-02
D: 2019-10-15
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Pryor, Martha
Esteban Montero
B: 1959-09-08
D: 2019-10-14
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Montero, Esteban
Robert Smith
B: 1955-01-09
D: 2019-10-12
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Smith, Robert
Frank Martinez
B: 1972-03-15
D: 2019-10-07
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Martinez, Frank
Peggy Adams
B: 1926-03-17
D: 2019-10-04
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Adams, Peggy
Chester Critchfield
B: 1927-04-18
D: 2019-09-26
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Critchfield, Chester
Celestine Martinez
B: 1958-07-27
D: 2019-09-26
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Martinez, Celestine
Jeanne Alexander
B: 1954-10-13
D: 2019-09-25
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Alexander, Jeanne
Cheryl Watters
B: 1945-09-11
D: 2019-09-23
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Watters, Cheryl
Howard Cagle
B: 1946-09-09
D: 2019-09-23
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Cagle, Howard
Shannah McAlpine
B: 2016-09-24
D: 2019-09-22
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McAlpine, Shannah
Bennie Dixon
B: 1957-06-08
D: 2019-09-22
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Dixon, Bennie
Wendy Walker
B: 1982-01-21
D: 2019-09-20
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Walker, Wendy
Earl Flory
B: 1935-11-19
D: 2019-09-18
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Flory, Earl
Peggy Parsons
B: 1930-10-07
D: 2019-09-17
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Parsons, Peggy
Gloria Lasly
B: 1948-02-14
D: 2019-09-16
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Lasly, Gloria
Rodney Corbin
B: 1954-06-28
D: 2019-09-16
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Corbin, Rodney
Kevin Lewis
B: 1967-04-10
D: 2019-09-12
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Lewis, Kevin
Roy Jackson
B: 1947-02-19
D: 2019-09-10
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Jackson, Roy
Antonio Mendoza
B: 1938-06-23
D: 2019-09-09
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Mendoza, Antonio


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Temple, TX 76501
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Professional Services of Funeral Director & Staff
Professional Services of Funeral Director & Staff (Price shown is an $1895 charge less a $800 package discount) $1,095 (required)
 Our basic service charge for funeral director and staff includes, but is not limited to, responding to your initial request for services 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, arrangement conference with family members or responsible individuals, preparing and filing death certificate, securing all burial or cremation authorizations, preparation of all forms required by various government agencies, preparation and placement of obituary notices, planning, coordinating and supervising funeral arrangements with clergy, cemetery, crematory, grave service and others. Also included in our service charge are overhead expenses relative to our facility such as professional licensing, insurance, building and grounds maintenance, utility expenses, secretarial, administrative and record keeping costs, equipment and inventory expenses, legal and accounting fees and taxes. This fee for our basic service and overhead will be added to the total cost of the funeral arrangements you select. (This fee is already included in our charges for direct cremations, immediate burials and forwarding or receiving remains.)
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Embalming Services
Embalming $450
 Embalming process, chemicals, bathing, shampooing the hair. Embalming is not required by law. However, embalming may be necessary if you select certain funeral arrangements, such as a funeral with viewing. If you do not want embalming, you usually have the right to choose the arrangement that does not require you to pay for it, such as direct cremation or immediate burial
Embalming of an Autopsied Person $550
Refrigeration in lieu of embalming $300
 If no visitation/viewing is going to be held and the casket will not be opened for viewing of the deceased then embalming is not required. In order to preserve the body until burial, if embalming is not performed then the body will have to remain refrigerated. We will NOT have an open casket viewing/funeral without embalming being performed.
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Other Preperations of the Body
Preperation of the body $80 (required)
 Cosmetology, dressing, and casketing remains
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Use of Facilities & Staff for a Funeral
Funeral service held in our chapel $275
Funeral service held at another venue $275
 If the funeral service is to be held at a location other than our chapel then a funeral coach/hearse is required.
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Use of Facilities & Staff for a Visitation/Viewing/Rosary
Use of our facility & staff for a family and friend visitation/viewing/rosary per day $200  Quantity 
 We will keep our doors open after 5 PM for a family and friend visitation for fellowship and remembrance of the person who has passed away. We serve fresh coffee, punch and cookies to all of our families.
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Automotive Equipment Services
Removal vehicle & staff within a 35 mile radius of Temple $350 (required)
Funeral coach/hearse $250
 A funeral coach is only required if a funeral is to be held somewhere other than our chapel.
Transportation to the crematory $100 (required)
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Ceremonial Casket
Wood Ceremonial Casket $750
 Our ceremonial rental casket is a beautiful oak satin medium two tone timber/shaded finish with a cardboard cremation insert with rose crepe interior.
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Crematory Service Charge
Crematory Service Charge $300 (required)
 Hewett-Arney Funeral Home, as well as most other area funeral homes, does not own a crematory therefore a service charge is added for this service to be contracted out.
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Stationary Packages
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Keepsake stationary package $150
 Our beautiful keepsake stationary packages come with a customized register book, 100 customized funeral folders and 50 acknowledgement cards.
Catholic keepsake stationary package $185
 Our beautiful Catholic keepsake stationary packages come with a customized register book, 100 customized funeral folders, 50 acknowledgement cards and beautiful Crucifix and a rosary.
Standard Registry Book without stationary package (Plain white) $50
Memorial funeral folders (Plain white) 100 ct. $50
Acknowledgement cards (Plain white) 50 ct. $25
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Life Tribute Video
Life tribute memorial DVD $50
 Memorialize and remember for years a loved one who has passed away with a customized DVD made from life moment pictures and music.
Additional copies of the DVD $7  Quantity 
 Additional copies of the first DVD can be purchased from our funeral home. In order to save you money though, the first DVD is fully able to be copied.
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State Certified Death Certificates
First copy of the state certified death certificate $21
Additional certified death certificates $4  Quantity 
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