The goods and services shown below are those we can provide to our customers. You may choose only the items you desire. However, any funeral arrangements you select will include a charge for our basic services and overhead. If legal or other requirements mean you must buy any items you did not specifically ask for, we will explain the reason in writing on the statement we provide describing the funeral goods and services you selected.
These prices are effective as of May 17, 2010
Cash advance items consist of money advanced by the funeral home to pay outside expenses on behalf of the family
They must be paid in full by the day of the funeral service
South Carolina State Sales Tax
Computed at 8% of the total cost of merchandise selected
South Carolina Death Certificates
The Department of Vital Records charges $12.00 for the first certified copy and $3.00 for each additional copy received at the same time.
Georgia Death Certificates
The Georgia Department of Vital Records charges $25.00 for the first certified copy and $5.00 for each additional copy received at the same time.
The funeral home will only advance cash as directed to pay for your minister.
This fee is charged only if the funeral home arranges an organist/pianist. The funeral home will only advance cash as directed by the family.
Airport Transportation Fee
$270.00 - $450.00
This fee is required if transportation of the deceased to an airport is necessary. Charges for transportation to Charlotte, NC, or Atlanta, GA airport
$250.00 plus $75 an hour after three hours
Deputies who escort funerals processions are usually off duty and this fee is paid directly to compensate them for their time.
Aiken County Sheriff’s Department
Funeral Home to Church to Cemetery
Burnettown Police Department
City of North Augusta (per hour)
Richmond County Sheriff’s Department
Obituaries are used to publish funeral information in the newspaper of your choice. These charges are for information that newspapers do not print free of charge. Prices will be quoted after the obituary is written and proofed by the family.
Grave Opening and Closing Fee
This fee is for the opening and closing of the grave in a non-perpetual cemetery.
Remove excess dirt from cemetery
The following cemeteries charge an interment fee
Pine Grove Baptist Church Cemetery
South Carolina Cremation Permit
If the death occurs in South Carolina, a cremation permit will be required.
Hatcher Funeral Home & Cremation Service
Phone: (803) 593-8778
3464 Jefferson Davis Hwy, Graniteville, SC 29829
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