General Price List

General Price List

These prices are effective as of January 1, 2023 and are subject to change without notice.

The goods and services shown below are those we can provide to our customers. You may choose only the items you desire. However, any 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 goods and services you selected.

Basic Services of the Funeral Director and Staff


Our services include:

  • Conducting the arrangements conference.
  • Planning the funeral.
  • Consulting with family and clergy.
  • Shelter of remains.
  • Preparing and filing of necessary notices.
  • Obtaining the necessary authorizations and permits.
  • Coordinating with the cemetery, crematory, or other third parties.

In addition, this fee includes a proportionate share of our basic overhead costs.

This fee for our basic services and overhead will be added to the total cost of the funeral arrangements you select. (This fee is already included in our charges for direct cremations, immediate burials, and forwarding or receiving remains.)

  • Services of Funeral Director and Staff  -  $ 2,195.00  Direct Burial $ 1,695.00.
  • Services of Funeral Director and Staff for Memorial  -  $ 995.00.



Except in certain special cases, embalming is not required by law. Embalming may be necessary, however, if you select certain funeral arrangements, such as a funeral with viewing. If you do not want embalming, you usually have the right to choose an arrangement that does not require you to pay for it, such as direct cremation or immediate burial.

Other Preparations

  • Hairstyling - $50.00
  • Washing, Disenfecting and Clothing Unembalmed Remains - $ 200.00
  • Transfer of Remains to the Funeral Home - $400.00

Use of Facilities, Staff and Equipment for Services Conducted at Our Facility

  • Viewing/Visitation Day Before Service and Day of Service (5Hrs) - $500.00
  • Funeral Ceremony - $600.00.
  • Memorial Service - $300.00.
  • Graveside Service - $300.00.

Use of Staff and Equipment for Services Conducted at Another Facility

  • Viewing/Visitation for up to Two Hours Prior to Services - $ 200.00
  • Funeral Ceremony - $600.00.
  • Graveside Service - $300.00.

Automotive Equipment

  • Hearse - $400.00

Cremation Fee


Direct Cremation


Our charge for a direct cremation (without ceremony) includes:

  • Basic services of funeral director and staff.
  • A proportionate share of overhead costs.
  • Removal of remains
  • Transportation to crematory.
  • Necessary authorizations.
  • Cremation

If you want to arrange a direct cremation, you can use an alternative container. Alternative containers encase the body and can be made of materials like fiberboard or composition materials (with or without an outside covering).

Forwarding of Remains to another Funeral Home


Our charge includes:

  • Basic services of funeral director and staff.
  • A proportionate share of overhead costs.
  • Removal of remains
  • Embalming or other preparation of remains, if relevant.
  • Local transportation.

Benson Funeral Home

Email: bensonfh@bellsouth.net
Phone: (770) 445-9494
Fax: (770) 445-7111
309 Hardee St., Dallas, GA 30132

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