Francis Chappell & Sons Funeral Directors

At Francis Chappell & Sons Funeral Directors, we serve families with the greatest care, from our funeral directors in South East England.

About us

Established in 1840 as ‘cabinet makers’ by John Chappell, Francis Chappell & Sons Funeral Directors has supported the local families of South East London with kindness and dedication for over 175 years.

Our values of tradition, respect, and high quality are at the heart of all that we do. You will find this in any of our 25 funeral homes, which are in Crawley, East Croydon, Downham, Greenwich, Lewisham, Upper Norwood, Sydenham, Walworth, East Dulwich, Orpington, Beckenham, Bromley, Eltham, Farnborough, Orpington, Sidcup, West Wickham, Woolwich, Sevenoaks, Bexleyheath, Catford, East, Grinstead, Horsham and Chislehurst.

We are committed to making a difference in all of our communities, supporting hundreds of local activities every year. It has always been important to us to give something back. Read more about our history, founders and stories from over the years.

Our funeral homes

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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%
per cent of families said that Dignity met or exceeded their expectations.
97.7%
per cent of people said that they would recommend Dignity.