R C Payne & Son Funeral Directors in Bitterne Park

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R C Payne & Son Funeral Directors in Bitterne Park, Southampton.

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Southampton Funeral Directors in Bitterne Park

From Bitterne Park, Southampton, R C Payne & Son Funeral Directors serves the families of Hampshire; always with integrity, always with respect. We will organise the funeral of your loved one, ensuring a sensitivity fitting of such an emotional occasion.

Your wellbeing and the care of your loved one are our concern. The team at our Bitterne Park funeral directors is here to offer support and advice, helping to ease uncertainty and taking care of the funeral arrangements. Having been a part of Southampton since the late-nineteenth century, you can rely on the experience and expertise of R C Payne & Son.

We have existed for over 130 years, with our very first premises opening in nearby Bitterne. Our Bitterne Park funeral directors has provided funeral care to the local community since 1997, always ensuring the needs of those we help are placed first.

Whether it is a religious ceremony or a humanist funeral, a traditional service or a contemporary send off, we will tailor your farewell to your wishes. This way, you, your family and friends can pay respects to your loved one in the manner you choose.

Our Bitterne Park funeral home is located on Woodmill Lane, allowing us to also serve the families living in the surrounding parts of Southampton, such as Harefield, Highfield, Midanbury and Swaythling.

We are a funeral directors that takes its duty of care seriously and you can expect to be treated with kindness and understanding from the moment you get in touch.

If you need a funeral directors in Bitterne Park, you can speak to one of our team any time of the day or night. We are here to help, call us today.

Our Simple funeral is available for £1,995 + third party costs, without compromising on the quality of the service that is delivered. Or our Full Service funeral can be tailored just how you wish, whether that be a traditional ceremony or a colourful celebration of life.

Call us today on 023 8067 1984 to talk through your personal requirements.

What We Offer

  • Advice and guidance at every step, including registering the death
  • Arrangements that are tailored to meet your family's needs
  • Local expertise and knowledge
  • Cremation or burial at any local crematorium or burial site
  • Funeral services of all faiths and cultures
  • Viewing of the deceased in the chapel of rest
  • Hearses, funeral vehicles and bespoke transport options
  • Memorials and tributes
  • Prepaid funeral plans

Our Services

At R C Payne & Son Funeral Directors, we understand how special life is with those that you love. For us, every funeral is unique and personal. We have a service to fulfil every wish, with every detail carried out with the same uncompromising quality of care. From a traditional service, to a colourful woodland burial, your options are limitless with our Full Service Funeral. If you have a little more flexibility when it comes to arrangements, then we can provide a Simple Funeral for a lower cost.
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Simple Funeral in Southampton

A complete funeral service for a lower cost, delivered with complete compassion and care.

This kind of service is suitable if you have the flexibility to choose from a limited choice of dates and times for the service and you do not want to have a lot of additional services added to the funeral. You can rest assured that we will never compromise on the care we provide when looking after your loved one.
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Full Service Funeral in Southampton

Our Full Service Funeral allows you to create a totally personal commemoration to celebrate the life of the person who has died. Our service is delivered with expertise and uncompromising compassion. We will care for the deceased with the utmost care and respect in our own professional premises and will take on the responsibility for ensuring every detail is taken care of to the highest standards. You can rely on us to make a difficult time a little easier.
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Why choose us?

Funeral services with distinction

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Dignified funeral from £1,995 + third party costs
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Providing the highest standards of care
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Expert professionals available 24 hours a day
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High quality facilities

Where to find us


161 Woodmill Lane Bitterne Park Southampton SO18 2PG GB

Parking and Directions

You can park free of charge at our funeral home.
Please see our map or get in touch if you need help with directions.


Our staff are available 24 hours a day on 023 8067 1984 if you require our services outside of these hours.


Day of the WeekHours
Mon08:30 - 16:30
Tue08:30 - 16:30
Wed08:30 - 16:30
Thu08:30 - 16:30
Fri08:30 - 16:30

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Reviews for R C Payne & Son Funeral Directors in Southampton

Read what the families we have previously helped say about us:

Rating 5.0
based on 2 Reviews
  • 5.0
    Rating 5.0
    Couldn’t of chosen a better funeral directors, nothing was too much trouble and they went above and beyond for our needs! The day was beautiful. Will definitely be recommending.
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    Response on behalf of R C Payne & Son Funeral Directors
    We take pride in giving outstanding service to our families. I am pleased that all of the arrangements were carried out to your satisfaction and that you were well looked after by our team.
  • 5.0
    Rating 5.0
    Very helpful and caring Andrew Rowe
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    Response on behalf of R C Payne & Son Funeral Directors
    Thank you for your online review. I am pleased to hear that our team were so kind and caring to your family.