Here is a list of local resources for those seeking alternative death/burial arrangements.
Death, Dying and Beyond Services
Providing hands-on healing, gentle guidance and live sacred music for individuals, families, and communities navigating the living path of dying, death and beyond.
Cathy Brooksie Edwards
New Karma for Old Threads
In remembrance of your loved ones
we make to order:
Burial Swaddling - hand-crafted natural fiber body wraps for green burial
Memory Designs - items made from heirloom linens and clothing
17 Hillsboro Street
Pittsboro, NC 27312
Joeseph Kenlan, Stoneworks
Landscape and building walls, fireplaces, gravemarkers, waterfalls, walks, paths, patios and more.
PO Box 774, Pittsboro, NC 27312
Local musicians offering live music for burial services, memorial ceremonies,
and sound healings.
Amy Durso Sheila Fleming heart2heartnc.com sheilafleming.com
Piedmont Pine Coffins
Natural, affordable, and Green Burial Council certified, we offer a beautiful selection of vessels that are handcrafted for a rustic yet dignified burial.
935 Vernie Phillips Rd.
Bear Creek, NC 27207
Home Funeral Educator
-preparing for death
-guidance with home funerals
-ongoing grief work
Jenny Bingham, MSW
John F. Jull, Coffineer
C.E. Willie Funeral Services
200 Hawkins Ave. Sanford, NC 27330
699 East St. Pittsboro, NC 27312
Local ministers, ceremonialists, and consultants available for planning and performing burial and memorial services.
Leif Diamant, Ordained Interspiritual Minister wildearthconsulting.com
Cathy Holt, Certified Life-Cycle Celebrant
Funeral Consumers Alliance North Carolina
Helping you become more informed about end of life options and legal rights.
PO Box 14214
Greensboro, NC 27415-4214
(National Home Funeral Alliance)
If you are seeking the vital information you need to care for your own after death, the NHFA is here for you.
National Home Funeral Alliance (NHFA)
11014 19th Ave SE, Ste #8,
Everett, WA 98208
Natural Death Care and Green Burial Consultations