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A caring Greenville funeral home
Zechar Bailey Funeral Home believes an experienced team is an important asset to our funeral home and a benefit to the families we serve. Our team members have over 100 years of combined service.
Our large, handicap-accessible funeral home has a spacious lounge with a television for children and tables for food and snacks. We have a large screen for multimedia tribute videos and the ability to project your presentation on additional monitors throughout the building for friends and family to see. We also offer the option to record the funeral service in video and audio format. For added convenience, we can provide luxury transportation for the immediate family.
Let’s celebrate life
All of our services are customizable, allowing families to celebrate their traditions and values. We host traditional funerals and cremations as well as contemporary celebrations that represent loved ones in special ways. We believe in celebrating life and will create a tribute that tells a story guests will remember for generations.
Whether you have an immediate need or wish to plan ahead, our friendly team will greet you with a smile and helping hand. Our goal is to ease the funeral planning process with our comprehensive and distinguished service. Exceptional customer service and the utmost respect for your loved one is the top priority at Zechar Bailey Funeral Home.
Please contact us if you would like more information about our funeral or cremation services in Greenville.
Located in Greenville, Ohio, Zechar Bailey Funeral Home helps families receive peace through funeral and memorial services. We consider it an honor to have served the community for more than 75 years.
Rooted in service
Byron and Myron Zechar founded Zechar Funeral Home in 1941. In 1960, they purchased McKnight and Baker Funeral Home. Byron’s 2 sons, Kent and Gary, then bought the funeral home from their father and uncle in 1979.
This purchase allowed the funeral home to grow and better meet the community's needs. In 1979, Joe Bailey became owner and operator of the funeral home in Versailles. In 1985, Kent, Gary and Joe merged the 2 funeral homes to become Zechar Bailey Funeral Homes.
In the mid-1990s, they purchased a 3rd location, Miller Funeral Home, making them the leading funeral home provider in Darke County, Ohio.
Generations of care
Today, we have 3rd-generation funeral directors. Everyone at Zechar Bailey Funeral Home takes pride in carrying out the legacy of our grandfather and founder, and we look forward to assisting families in the Greenville area for many more years.
Supporting Darke County
We show our support of the community through several local organizations. Zechar Bailey Funeral Home is involved in Greenville Rotary Club, Greenville Kiwanis, Big Brothers Big Sisters, Darke County Chamber of Commerce, Main Street Greenville, YOLO of Darke County Inc., Bridges to College, St. Mary's Schools, Darke County Foundation, Versailles Chamber of Commerce and Versailles Poultry Days.
We cherish the community we serve and invite you to join us for our upcoming events.
Conversations Over Dinner
5:30 - 7:30pm
A national survey by The Conversation Project found that the majority of Americans – up to 90% – believe that talking about end-of-life care with loved ones is important, yet under 30% have taken that step. We are all celebrating the holiday season in different ways, and for many, a common thread is gathering with friends and family, and showing we care. Discussing health care and end-of-life wishes, and making your wishes known ahead of time, is one of the greatest gifts you can give your loved ones.