Leonard E Smith Funeral Directors

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Leonard E Smith Funeral Directors in Taunton

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About Us

Here at Leonard E Smith Funeral Directors in Taunton, we aim to ease the burden at what is an emotional time by helping you to arrange a fitting funeral for your loved one. We will give our full support throughout, ensuring that your wishes for the ceremony are met.

The passing of a loved one can place strain on you and your family, which is why you can be certain of a sympathetic and caring reception when you speak to us. We understand the difficulty you may be facing and will treat you with kindness and integrity, providing advice and guidance so you do not feel you are making important decisions alone.

The location of our funeral home on Magdalene Lane, Taunton, places us in easy reach of localities such as North Town, Comeytrowe and Rowbarton. We are also accessible to communities further afield, such as Ruishton and Norton Fitzwarren.

Our funeral directors can cater for religious and non-religious preferences, providing traditional funerals or more contemporary ceremonies, such as woodland burials. Whichever option you choose, we will ensure it is a suitable and heartfelt tribute to your loved one’s memory.

Available 24 hours a day, at Leonard E Smith Funeral Directors we are ready to talk when you are.

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 01823 272122 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 Leonard E Smith 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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Full Service Funeral, from £2,895

Our Full Service Funeral is a flexible option that allows you to tailor the service completely, so that you can honour the final wishes of your loved one. For £2,895 you will receive everything that you will need for a traditional funeral to take place - including a coffin, a hearse, and your choice of time and day for the funeral to take place. You will also receive the full attention and service of our funeral professionals, as well as the provision of specialist funeral premises and facilities.

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  • A funeral arranged to suit you, with flexibility on time, date and services included
  • Our funeral professionals will care for your loved one in our premium facilities
  • Advice and guidance on all aspects of the funeral, at your home or at our funeral premises
  • Eco-friendly, religious, colourful or any type of funeral you wish can be arranged for you
  • We provide everything necessary for the funeral, including a coffin

For more information, call us on

01823 27212201823 272122
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Simple Funeral, £1,995

A complete funeral service for a lower cost, with the same quality of care that you would expect from any Dignity Funeral Director. This kind of service is suitable if you have the flexibility to let us choose certain aspects of the service for you, such as the time of the service and the type of coffin. You can rest assured that our fully trained team will care for your loved one with dignity and respect.

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  • Our funeral experts will look after your loved one in our premium facilities
  • You can visit your loved one at our chapel of rest during working hours
  • We will provide a chauffeur-driven hearse and pallbearers for the service
  • The funeral service will be at a time and place of our choosing
  • You will have a funeral director present at the service to oversee arrangements

For more information, call us on

01823 27212201823 272122

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

Address

10 Magdalene Lane Taunton TA1 1SE GB

Parking and Directions

Please call us before your visit and we will advise you on parking.
We are located along the Magdalene Lane alleyway which links to East Street and goes down Magdalene Street.

OPENING HOURS

Our staff are available 24 hours a day on 01823 272122 if you require our services outside of these hours.

VISITING 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
SatClosed
SunClosed

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