Francis Chappell & Sons Funeral Directors in Horsham

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Francis Chappell & Sons Funeral Directors in Horsham

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About Us

We are Francis Chappell & Sons Funeral Directors in Horsham, offering tailored funeral services to the local community and beyond. We will help to provide a sincere and dignified farewell for your loved one.

You may be feeling a mixture of emotions at this difficult time, which is only natural following the loss of somebody special. The professional team at our West Sussex funeral directors offers compassion and understanding and we aim to help ease some of the strain you and your family are presently under.

With the Francis Chappell name having been established more than 140 years ago, we have a deep well of experience to draw from. Our expertise means we can provide any style of funeral, irrespective of belief, cultural practice or preference. Our friendly team will be on hand to offer guidance and support, helping you shape a fitting and heartfelt tribute to your loved one.

Our funeral home can be found on Rusper Road, Horsham, from where we serve the town and surrounding areas, including Holbrook, Roffey, Littlehaven, Billingshurst and Southwater.

If you wish to spend some time with your loved one in the days leading up to the funeral, we have a chapel of rest that offers peace and privacy in a comfortably-appointed environment.

The team at Francis Chappell & Sons Funeral Directors is available to talk 24 hours a day. We will be here for you when you need us.

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 01403 330773 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 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

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

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


55-57 Rusper Road Horsham RH12 4BJ GB

Parking and Directions

There is free on-street parking available.
We are on the corner of Rusper Road and Agate Lane, near to Littlehaven Railway Station.


Our staff are available 24 hours a day on 01403 330773 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

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What to do when someone dies

What to do when someone dies

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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

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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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Reviews of our services

Rating 5.0
based on 2 Reviews
  • 5.0
    Rating 5.0
    My wife’s funeral was handled by the Horsham office. I found them to be kind honest, sensitive, and professional. From the office staff to the staff on the day were respectful but also friendly. I would recommend the Horsham office
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    Response on behalf of Francis Chappell & Sons Funeral Directors
    Thank you for taking the time to send your online review to us. I am pleased to hear that you found our staff to be professional and respectful and that you confided in us as a team to take care of your loved one.
  • 5.0
    Rating 5.0
    The staff were very supportive, kind and sympathetic. Everything was carefully explained to me. On the day of the funeral I was so pleased that all the arrangements went very smoothly.
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    Response on behalf of Francis Chappell & Sons Funeral Directors
    We appreciate you leaving a review online for your experience with Francis Chappell & Sons. I am pleased that all of the arrangements were carried out to your satisfaction and that we provided the highest level of care and guidance for you and your family.