Price Comparison

Given the unparalleled level of care by our staff and our immaculate facilities we can't blame you for thinking Wilks Funeral Home would be the most expensive. So, how do our prices compare? We'll tell you. 

Here you'll find the pricing information for some of the most common services we provide. You'll also find the same pricing from some of the local funeral homes in our area, making it simple to compare. We trust that you will find our fair prices the best value in the area. 

Although we do our best to keep other funeral home's costs current, those costs can change without notice.

Cost for Basic Services of Funeral Director & Staff

The fee for the services of funeral director and staff includes, but is not limited to, staff to respond to initial request for services, arrangement conference with family or responsible party; arrangement of funeral; preparation and filing of necessary authorization and permits; recording vital statistics, preparation and placement of obituary notices; staff assistance prior to; during and following coordination with those providing other portions of the funeral, e.g. cemetery, crematory and others.  Also included in these charges are overhead expenses relative to the funeral facility such as insurance, maintenance, and utility expenses, secretarial and administrative costs, equipment and inventory costs.  This fee is added to the total cost of the funeral arrangements you select.

  • Colonial Funeral Home: $1,845.00
  • Cornelison Funeral Home: $2,400.00
  • Downard Funeral Home: $1,829.00
  • Manning-Wheatley Funeral Chapel: $1,450.00
  • Wilks Funeral Home: $1,998.00

Embalming

  • Colonial Funeral Home: $695.00
  • Cornelison Funeral Home: $575.00
  • Downard Funeral Home: $648.00
  • Manning-Wheatley Funeral Chapel: $695.00
  • Wilks Funeral Home: $680.00

Use of Facilities and Staff for Viewing/Gathering

  • Colonial Funeral Home: $295.00
  • Cornelison Funeral Home: $250.00
  • Downard Funeral Home: $287.00
  • Manning-Wheatley Funeral Chapel: $250.00
  • Wilks Funeral Home: $316.00

Use of Facilities and Staff for Funeral Ceremony

  • Colonial Funeral Home: $340.00
  • Cornelison Funeral Home: $350.00
  • Downard Funeral Home: $366.00
  • Manning-Wheatley Funeral Chapel: $325.00
  • Wilks Funeral Home: $354.00

Immediate Burial

Immediate Burial or Direct Burial is the burial of human remains without having any rites or ceremonies.

  • Colonial Funeral Home: $1,997.00
  • Cornelison Funeral Home: $2,495.00
  • Downard Funeral Home: $2,998.00
  • Manning-Wheatley Funeral Chapel: n/a
  • Wilks Funeral Home: $1,895.00

Immediate Cremation

Immediate Cremation or Direct Cremation is the cremation of human remains without having any rites or ceremonies.

  • Colonial Funeral Home: $1,995.00
  • Cornelison Funeral Home: $1,925.00
  • Downard Funeral Home: $1,568.00
  • Manning-Wheatley Funeral Chapel: $1,445.00
  • Wilks Funeral Home: $1,895.00