a service to families, we offer this list
of providers of alternative
funeral goods and services that might be
less familiar to most funeral
consumers. Placement of a business
on this list does not in any way
constitute an endorsement by Funeral
Consumers Alliance of the
is a Texas company with a useful consumer
guide. From their website:
Everlife Memorials is to provide a
line of memorial products with the
best possible value and the highest
level of customer satisfaction
without the pressures associated
when dealing with a salesperson.
Brightly is a
of Decorative urns and memorial objects as
well as memorial textile
art, paintings, and books. Even pet urns
are available.They are located
in Asheville and according to their
website their products are created
by local artists.
We offer the North
Carolina Piedmont a green
expensive contemporary caskets.
are made by hand using
traditional hand tools... Our
construction standards developed
by leaders of the green funeral
promote sustainable and
Ecosystems is located
Westminster, SC and are involved in green
cemetery resources. They
operate the Ramsey Creek Preserve in
Westminster which according to
their website this "became the Green
Burial Councilís first Certified
Conservation Burial Ground in the US".
involved with Honey Creek Woodlands which
"is owned and
operated by the Monastery of the
Holy Spirit, who is assisted by
Memorial Ecosystems, Inc."
Alliance of the Piedmont P.O.
Box 14214 Greensboro,
27415-4214 Phone us Email us A