Gordon Barber Funeral Directors, Lowestoft

Our Lowestoft 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.
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Rating 5.0
based on 9 reviews

About our Lowestoft funeral home

We are Gordon Barber Funeral Director in Lowestoft. Our funeral home, opened June 2018, is a new Gordon Barber funeral home you and your family can rely on.

Our founder, Gordon Barber, was born in Lowestoft in 1922 and now has eight funeral homes across Norwich and Lowestoft. Our funeral homes are managed by his granddaughter, Rachael Barber. She ensures all of them provide the same high quality facilities, care and compassion that Mr Barber wanted to achieve when he opened his first funeral home.

With over 50 years of experience and knowledge of the local area, we can cater for your every wish and need. Whether you prefer a cremation, a woodland burial, a traditional or religious funeral, we can arrange it. We will listen carefully to your requests and ensure you are comfortable and happy with all the arrangements. All the details will be personally overseen by our funeral director and your loved one will be well taken care of.

If you need us we are only a call away. We are always available 24 hours a day to support, guide and advice you. It will be our honour to help make this difficult time as easy as possible.

Call us any time at 01502 442809 to book an appointment. If you cannot come to see us, let us know and we will happily come see you at your home.

What we offer

  • The option of a dignified funeral now and memorial service later
  • Advice and guidance at every stage including registering the death
  • Arrangements personalised to meet your family's needs
  • Local expertise and knowledge
  • Cremation or burial at any local crematorium or burial site
  • Viewing of the deceased in the chapel of rest
  • Hearse
  • funeral cars and other transport options
  • Memorials
  • 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.
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99 per cent of families said that Dignity met or exceeded their expectations.
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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
    £2,990
    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 £2,990

    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 01502 442809, or read more about our dignified funeral now, and service later.
  • Simple Funeral Service in Lowestoft

    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 LowestoftOur 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 01502 442809

Where to find us

Address

10 Oulton Road
Lowestoft NR32 4QP
GB

Directions and Parking

We are on the corner of Oulton Road roundabout, next to Saint Margaret's Church.

There is parking available at the rear of our funeral home.

Funeral Home Opening Times

Our staff are available 24 hours a day on 01502 442809 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
SaturdayClosed
SundayClosed

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Reviews of our services

5.0
Rating 5.0
based on 9 reviews
Rating 5.0
Gordon barber gave my mum the most wonderful funeral it was everything and more than we could have imagined, nothing was too much trouble anything we wanted they obliged, Amanda especially was such a caring and lovely person to deal with and Tim who was the funeral director did a amazing job on the day .
They made it special and me and my family thank them for a beautiful send off for our mum /wife
Response from Gordon Barber Funeral Directors
We appreciate you leaving a review online for your experience with Gordon Barber. I am pleased that you had the trust and confidence in our team to be able to deliver the service you expected and that you and the family were well cared for.
Rating 5.0
From the very first phone call to the day of my husbands funeral, everything was made easier for me. I was treated with such kindness and respect.
Response from Gordon Barber Funeral Directors
Thank you for posting your review online. I am pleased that you were so well looked after by our team and that we were able to help make things easier for you at such a difficult time.
Rating 5.0
This was the first time that I have had to deal with a funeral director and the service we received was first class. They were so helpful I can recommend them.
Response from Gordon Barber Funeral Directors
Thank you for posting your review online. I am pleased that you were so well looked after by our team and that all of your wishes and requirements were carried out by the team as you had requested.
Rating 5.0
Have used Gordon barber before they make a very difficult time easier would recommend them
Response from Gordon Barber Funeral Directors
Thank you for posting your online review. I am pleased that our team were able to help make things easier for you at such a difficult time.
Rating 5.0
The service received from the staff at Lowestoft was professional to the highest standards. The care and attention to detail was explained very clearly under very difficult circumstances for all involved. I would have no problem in recommending Gordon and Barber to anyone for these reasons.
Response from Gordon Barber Funeral Directors
Thank you for taking the time to complete the online review. I am pleased that we provided the highest level of care and guidance for you and your family and that we were able to help make things easier for you at such a difficult time.
Rating 5.0
A very professional thoughtful and caring service from all the staff involved,would highly recommend there services .
Once again I would like to thank you for your guidence through a difficult time.
Response from Gordon Barber Funeral Directors
Thank you for your online review. I am pleased that we provided the highest level of care and guidance to you and your family at such a difficult time.
Rating 5.0
Amanda was amazing at a difficult time she took the time to make sure I was ok she phoned at other times the gentleman called Alan called me to say he would be looking after my husband they treated him with such respect and nothing was too much trouble thank you all so much
Response from Gordon Barber Funeral Directors
Thank you for your online review. I am pleased we were able to help make things easier for you at such a difficult time and that you were so well looked after by our team.
Rating 5.0
As a family we would like to thank Annelise and Amanda for all the care and attention right from the moment I telephoned just before my husband died to say goodbye at the crematorium I couldn’t fault the service they rented it was excellent they make sure nothing went forgotten and I made sure that we didn’t make any mistakes and that we knew exactly what we are able to do that made it a very easy day and I continue from time to time to check up and see how things are going excellent service would recommend them highly thank you for the whole family do you a as a family we would like to thank and the lease and Amanda floor the care and attention right from the moment I telephone just before my husband died to saying goodbye at the crematorium I couldn’t fault the service they rented it was excellent then make sure nothing went forgotten and I made sure that we didn’t make any mistakes and that when you exactly what we were able to do the medicine very easy day and I continue from time to time to check up and see how things are going excellent service would recommend them highly thank you from the whole family, Jeanne Moore
Response from Gordon Barber Funeral Directors
Thank you for sharing your experience with us on your online review. I am pleased that the arrangements for your Husband were carried out to your satisfaction and that our team provided you with the care and support needed and looked after you so well.
Rating 5.0
From the moment mum was collected by Gordon Barbers, to the last contact just to check we are ok. Amanda, Annalise and the team in lowestoft have been truley fantastic. I cannot put into words how comforting it was to have such an amazingly caring team of people look after mum and our family. I would very highly recomend them To anyone. Everything seemed to go seamlessly and that took a lot of the stress and pressure from us.
Response from Gordon Barber Funeral Directors
Thank you for the kind comments posted on your online review. I am pleased that the arrangements for your Mother were carried out to your satisfaction and that our team provided the highest level of care and guidance to you and your family.
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