Francis Chappell & Sons Funeral Directors

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Francis Chappell & Sons Funeral Directors in Lewisham

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London Funeral Directors in Lewisham

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

  • 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 Francis Chappell & Sons 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 Lewisham

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 Lewisham

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


402 High Street Lewisham SE13 6LJ GB

Parking and Directions

There is no designated parking at the branch, but there is paid parking available on Albacore Crescent.
We are two minutes from Lewisham hospital, directly opposite the Shell petrol garage.


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
Mon09:00 - 17:00
Tue09:00 - 17:00
Wed09:00 - 17:00
Thu09:00 - 17:00
Fri09:00 - 17:00
Sat09:00 - 13:00

Supporting you along the way

What to do when someone dies

What to do when someone dies

It’s perfectly normal to be unsure of what you need to do following the death of a loved one. These step-by-step guides will carefully explain everything you need to when someone dies, helping you through each stage of the process.
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Planning a funeral

Planning a funeral

Our guides on planning a funeral will ensure your loved one's send off is a personal and unique celebration of their life. We will explain how our Funeral Directors will help you plan a funeral service and support you at every stage.
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The funeral service

The day of the funeral

This guide will explain what happens at a funeral; including the funeral procession, funeral service, committal service and the wake. We will be here to help you through every step of the journey.
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After the funeral

After the funeral

Once the funeral has taken place, there are still a number of things you may need to take care of. From choosing the perfect memorial to dealing with legal matters, we'll offer all the support you need after the funeral.
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