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Woodland Burial Service


A Celebration of Nature

Nestled in the heart of Somerset, amidst 2 acres of serene woodland and wildflower meadows, lies Old Cleeve Woodland Burial Ground. This enchanting sanctuary offers a unique and meaningful way to lay your loved ones to rest, perfectly attuned to the natural beauty of the region.

Woodland burials resonate deeply with those who feel a profound connection with the outdoors and nature. They offer a gentle return to the earth, allowing the deceased to become part of a vibrant ecosystem teeming with life. The whispering trees, the rustling leaves, and the songs of birds create a symphony of peace and solace, providing a comforting space for reflection and remembrance.

Ecological Harmony

For those with a passion for ecological conservation, woodland burials present a sustainable and eco-friendly alternative. Traditional burials can have a significant environmental impact, while woodland burials minimize this footprint. Old Cleeve Woodland Burial Ground embraces natural burial practices, ensuring minimal disruption to the surrounding ecosystem.

Willow: A Touch of Somerset

Willow coffins, hand-woven in Somerset using locally sourced materials, add a touch of regional charm and craftsmanship to woodland burials. These biodegradable coffins blend seamlessly with the natural surroundings, fostering a sense of unity with the earth.

E White and Son: Trusted Guides on Your Journey

E White and Son Funeral Directors, a family-run business with a long-standing reputation for compassionate and professional service, understands the significance of woodland burials. Their experienced team can guide you through every step of the process, ensuring a meaningful and personalized ceremony that honors the memory of your loved one.

If you are seeking a funeral service that celebrates nature, embraces sustainability, and reflects the beauty of Somerset, then E White and Son’s woodland burials at Old Cleeve Woodland Burial Ground offer a truly unique and fitting option.

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