Funeral and cremation

Buffington Funeral Home

How may we help you?

As guardians of history in one of the state’s most historic towns, Buffington Funeral Home in Gonzales, Texas, understands its role in preserving your family’s legacy.


  • Chapel
  • Multicultural Funerals

Let's start with a story

Every individual has a story. Our talented team of funeral directors can help tell yours through a customized memorial celebration that incorporates the hobbies, passions and interests that make a person unique. Envision a western dress code with ranch decor. Celebrate through music with a mariachi ensemble. Treat guests to a photo slideshow presentation to the tune of a beloved soundtrack of favorite songs. Whatever you imagine, our team will do their professional best to carry out every final wish.

A welcoming funeral home

Traditional funerals and military honors mark two areas of particular expertise at Buffington Funeral Home. A full range of funeral options, including cremation services, helps tailor each service to your specific needs.

Our non-denominational chapel welcomes families of every faith, culture and tradition. Our funeral home facility is flexible to accommodate your guests, whether you prefer an intimate gathering of close family or a larger celebration with friends.

You can count on us

Buffington Funeral Home is a member of the Dignity Memorial® Network of funeral, cremation and cemetery service providers, offering compassionate care, personalized service and exclusive benefits you can trust.

Whether you have an immediate need for our services or wish to make funeral arrangements in advance, please contact us at any time. We're here for you day and night.


Like many historic establishments in the Lexington of Texas, Buffington Funeral Home enjoys a special connection to the town’s history.

Mr. Buffington opened Buffington Funeral Home in Gonzales in 1969. Byron Dixon purchased Buffington Funeral Home in 1975 and moved the funeral home to its current location: the Ponton-Fly Mansion, which was built in 1885.

Today, we continue to uphold the traditions set forth by our founder while adapting to the needs the Gonzalez community by creating custom memorial tributes that reflect the personality of the loved one being honored.

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