Wallace Stuart provides an award-winning, independent funeral directors service to Taunton and the local area. We understand that planning a funeral can be a daunting task and having the right information at your fingertips helps with the entire process. We have pulled together years of experience and knowledge to assist you throughout this entire process.

Scroll through and read our latest posts here today. We’ll show you new developments within the funeral industry, including new styles of coffin to best suit your loved one and different ideas to mark their life properly. Our team will help you understand the different ways to personalise a funeral and cherished gifts that can forever mark the memory of someone you’ve lost. We will bring you book ideas to help younger children deal with grief, advice on how funeral insurance works and how to choose the perfect funeral director for your family. With every post, we will help you better understand the options available to you and the ways in which you can craft a service to remember.

Wallace Stuart are the first and only all female owned and managed funeral directors in Somerset – providing a more gentle, personal approach to funeral care.

Scattering Ashes? What Are the Rules?
Scattering Ashes? What Are the Rules?

Scattering ashes gives you more freedom with location and ceremony. Read our blog to learn the legal requirements and laws here.

How to Personalise a Funeral
How to Personalise a Funeral

Every funeral is different and as you only get one chance, ensure your loved one’s funeral reflects their loves and life. Read our tips for creating a funeral that feels unique to them here.

Somerset Willow Coffins
Somerset Willow Coffins

Perfect for natural burials or to add a personalised touch, Somerset Willow Coffins are a beautiful option. Learn more about them in our blog here.

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Funeral Directors Yeovil to Burnham Get Awards

Dedicated to customer service, Wallace Stuart Lady Funeral Directors have joined The Good Funeral Guide directory. Read more here.

Sedgemoor Business Excellence Award
Bridgwater Funeral Directors Prestigious Nomination

We are delighted to announce that Wallace Stuart Lady Funeral Directors have made the shortlist for the Sedgemoor Business Excellence Award. Read more here.

Cremations at Taunton Crematorium
Taunton Deane Crematorium

Take some time to learn the truth about cremation and specifically, the services offered in Taunton Deane Crematorium, here today.

glitter coffins
Glitter Coffins & Caskets

For a sparkling, personalised touch, give them a coffin to be proud of with our selection of glitter coffins and caskets. Read more here.

Top 5 funeral hymns
Top 5 Funeral Hymns

When putting together an Order of Service, we’ve brought together the top 5 funeral songs to help you create a thoughtful and emotive ceremony.

What to wear to a funeral
What to Wear to a Funeral

Is it still customary to wear black? Should I wear a skirt? Read our latest blog to discover what the best outfit for a funeral is.

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Coronavirus – Covid-19 and Funeral Directors

In light of the current COVID-19 pandemic, please read our latest guidance and advice in this blog post here today.