W.E. Lusain Funeral Home & Crematory
629 Goldwire Way SW, Bham, AL 35211

$699 Direct Cremation includes:
- Transport to our ON SITE crematory
(add $100 for transport between 25-50 miles)
- Basic services of funeral director & staff
- Cremation Container and a Plastic Urn
- Cremation for bodies up to 300 lbs (add $200 for 300-400lbs)
- 1 Certified Death Certificate
- No Extra Fees. Always Available.

(1) Download Cremation Authorization Form
(2) DC Origination Document
(Needed for Death Certificate)

(3) Jefferson County Coroner Release (Coroner Case Only)


We are 2 blocks from Elmwood Cemetery

How It Works
(1) Notify the hospital, hospice, or nursing home to call (205) 900-8334 once your loved one has passed. We do not need paperwork in order to pick up your loved one.

(2) Before or after your loved one passes, print the forms (above), fill them out by hand, and fax or email them to our office. You may also take a picture of the forms with your smart phone.

(3) If you do not have access to these items, you may make an appointment at our funeral home. Click Here For Directions

(4) Payment may be made at the funeral home or via any major credit card below:
$699 Direct Cremation
Name of Deceased:
Contact Name and Phone Number

Other Optional Items

Bodies between 300-400lbs: add $200

(we can not perform cremations for bodies over 400lbs)

Transport over 25 miles:
- Mileage between 25-50 miles - Add $100
- Mileage between 50-75 miles - Add $200
- Mileage between 75-100 miles - Add $300

In-Home Arrangement: add $200
This service includes coming to your home to make arrangments and returning the cremains to your home once the cremation is complete.

Cremation View: add $200
This service includes up to Three (3) family members present at the start of the cremation.

Cremains Shipping: add $75
This service includes the certified shipping and handling of cremains anywhere within the continental US.

Private Viewing: $1500 total
This service includes everything in the direct cremation package and: embalming, cosmetics, and a One (1) hour visitation for up to Five (5) family members. Your loved one will be presented in a "hospital type setting." This service is offered for family members who could not be present before your loved one's passing.

Traditional Funeral followed by Cremation: $3000 Total
This service includes Transportation of body to Funeral Home, Basic services of funeral director and staff, Embalming, Dressing, and Cosmetics, 18 Gauge Regal Gold Rental Casket, 1hr Visitation and 1hr Funeral at your church, Register Book, 100 Funeral Programs or Memorial Cards, All Cremation fees, and 1 Certified Death Certificate, and No additional fees. Click here for more information and pictures.