Jonathan Whiting Independent Funeral Directors is a family business owned and run by Jonathan and Julie Whiting.
We combine the benefits of a small, family run business such as flexibility and attention to detail with the facility to cater for nearly all special requests such as different types of coffins and vehicles. We have the time to listen to clients and to understand their wishes and thus to make each funeral unique and special.
Our phone lines are answered 24 hours a day 7 days a week by a Qualified Funeral Director or you can contact us via email and receive a same day reply.
We pride ourselves in offering a personalised service to all our families, we will dedicate all the time you need to make the funeral of your loved one a memorable occasion and you can entrust us to carry out your wishes.
Our premises here at 1-5, Queen Street was built in the early 1860s, the first occupants of No 5 were Fullalove Brothers, Agricultural Engineers, Builders and Undertakers. We know they worked from Queen Street until the early 1930s, possibly longer. It was purely by coincidence that the premises we bought include their house and workshops. It seems fitting that we have taken these buildings back to their original use. We have two receipts for funerals carried out by Fullalove Brothers in 1911 and 1923, things have certainly changed a lot over the years
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