Francis Chappell & Sons Funeral Directors, Lewisham

Our Lewisham Funeral Directors can provide a meaningful funeral now for your family and an additional memorial or commemorative service later once everyone can be together again.
Francis Chappell & Sons Funeral Directors in Lewisham
Francis Chappell & Sons Funeral Directors in Lewisham

About our Lewisham funeral home

Francis Chappell & Sons Funeral Directors in Lewisham, are a renowned and trusted part of the South London community, after serving many generations of families since 1875.

We are here to allow your family and friends to say goodbye to your loved one in a sentimental and heartfelt way. We promise to help you feel as comfortable as possible, and relieve some of the pressure you may be feeling when it comes to the important decisions. Whether you know exactly what you want, or have no idea at all, your options are limitless by choosing our Lewisham funeral directors.

We are located very close to several Churches, Temples, Gurdwaras and Mosques as well as Honor Oak Crematorium and Camberwell Cemetery. We are also a two-minute walk from the Lewisham Registrar and the local hospital. We are honoured to serve families from in and around Lewisham, such as Ladywell, Hither Green, Catford, Crofton Park, Brockley, Nunhead, Perry Vale, Bell Green, Forest Hill, Grove Park and beyond. You can find us located conveniently close to Lewisham Cemetery and Crematorium, which may make your travelling a little easier if you choose us.

We are here for you, every step of the way. Please call us today on 020 8690 2268 at any hour.

What we offer

  • The option of a dignified funeral now and memorial service later
  • 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
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Funeral Services with distinction

We are proud to be part of Dignity Funerals, a collection of the UK's finest funeral directors, with each and every one committed to setting superior standards.

Many Dignity funeral directors have been part of the local community for generations and it is a privilege to serve those who live beside us. Our rich and lengthy heritage ensures we can deliver our service with local knowledge and unparalleled expertise.
99.0%
99 per cent of families said that Dignity met or exceeded their expectations.
97.7%
97.7 per cent of people said that they would recommend Dignity.

Our funeral services

With two packages available, we will arrange a funeral for your loved one suited to your requirements. Whether it's a traditional or a more contemporary service, you have choice with our Full Service Funeral. If a little flexibility with the arrangements is not a problem, a Simple Funeral at a lower cost may be preferable.
  • Full Service Funeral

    Our Full Service Funeral allows you to create a totally personal commemoration to celebrate the life of the person who has died.
    Our costs from
    £3,545
    Current restrictions might mean that you can’t have a funeral today how you imagined it to be. However, we can still provide a dignified and meaningful funeral now and a memorial or commemorative service later.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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    Full Service FuneralOur costs from £3,545

    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.
    • Our funeral professionals will care for your loved one in our premium facilities
    • A professional Arranger will provide support, guidance and co-ordinate everything for you
    • Have flexibility and choice over the time, day and location of the funeral service
    • We will provide a Funeral Director, chauffeur-driven hearse and pallbearers for the service
    • We can add services and tailor the funeral to suit your own specific requirements
    To find out more, please call us on 020 8690 2268, or read more about our dignified funeral now, and service later.
  • Simple Funeral Service in Lewisham

    A complete funeral service for a lower cost, delivered with complete compassion and care.
    Our costs from
    £1,995
    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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    Simple Funeral Service in LewishamOur costs from £1,995

    A complete funeral service for a lower cost, delivered with complete compassion and care.
    • Our funeral professionals will care for your loved one in our premium facilities
    • A professional Arranger will provide support, guidance and co-ordinate everything for you
    • The service will be at a mutually agreed time and date dependent upon availability, usually on Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday
    • We will provide a Funeral Director, chauffeur-driven hearse and pallbearers for the service
    • Some additional services such as arranging floral tributes or obituaries are not available
    To find out more, please call us on 020 8690 2268

Where to find us

Address

402 High Street
Lewisham SE13 6LJ
GB

Directions and Parking

We are two minutes from Lewisham hospital, directly opposite the Shell petrol garage.

There is no designated parking at the branch, but there is paid parking available on Albacore Crescent.

Funeral Home Opening Times

Our staff are available 24 hours a day on 020 8690 2268 if you require our services outside of these hours.
Day of the WeekHours
Monday09:00 - 17:00
Tuesday09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday09:00 - 17:00
Thursday09:00 - 17:00
Friday09:00 - 17:00
Saturday09:00 - 13:00
SundayClosed

Frequently asked questions