Plan Ahead : Why Plan Ahead?

Peace of Mind

Many who have undergone the emotional strain of arranging a funeral within hours of losing a loved one have made the choice to pre-plan their own funeral or assist other family members in doing so. As we all become older there is an urgency to make sure our affairs are in order. Writing your Last and Living Wills and Testaments, selecting a Power of Attorney, placing important documents in a special place and selecting the individual(s) who will see that your wishes are carried out. Doing so makes it easier for our loved ones to conduct our final affairs. Relieving decision-making pressures, at the time your passing, helps family members deal with the emotional stress of no longer enjoying your presence in their lives. Preplanning can give your family satisfaction knowing that they had an opportunity to conduct your final affairs in a personal and professional manner. Call any of our locations, Petersburg, Hopewell or Waverly, Virginia, today and began "Pre-Planning" your Homegoing Service. Just that one action will place you closer to having "Peace of Mind".

Personal Choice

Funeral arrangements are a deeply personal choice. Pre-planning provides you with the time needed to make practical, detailed decisions that reflect your standards, lifestyle, taste and budget. And we assure you and your family that the choices you make will be carried out as planned.

Lower Costs

When you finalize your plan, we can advise you of the total cost. You do not have to set aside funds for your plan, but doing so protects you against escalating funeral costs. By locking in today's funeral and burial costs and ensuring that the necessary funds are set aside, you help relieve yourself of unnecessary future worry and your survivors of an unexpected expense. At Bland Funeral Homes we work for you and cater to your every wish. Why not call for a appointment today. Tomorrow is not promised. We have three locations with qualified professionals ready to serve you.

Questions? Call us 804-732-7841