Crewkerne funeral directors Stoodley & Son have been nominated for the best regional funeral planner in the South West, at this year’s Funeral Planner of the Year Awards, run by leading funeral plan provider Golden Charter. The awards ceremony will take place on September 9th at the Park Plaza London Riverbank Hotel. The annual event will be hosted by award winning radio DJ and broadcaster Colin Murray and will celebrate the achievements of independent funeral directors.
In addition to being shortlisted for the regional award, Stoodley & Son are also in with a chance of winning a framed certificate, cash prize and a donation of trees from the Woodland Trust. Funeral directors Colin Roberts and Tracey Warren are delighted with the nomination. Tracey Warren said: “It was an unexpected but wonderful nomination and we have been overwhelmed with messages of congratulations and support from the public.
“We are privileged to be able to provide a bespoke and personal service to our families. Working alongside Golden Charter, we are able to deliver the high standards of customer choice, care and value that the local community has come to expect from our company.”
Ronnie Wayte, Golden Charter’s chief executive said: “Now in their 24th year, the awards are more competitive than ever before, with funeral plans continuing to grow in popularity. This nomination demonstrates the excellent service the team from Stoodley & Son is delivering to the local community.”