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Founded in 1896, Elliott Sons Funeral Home has a long tradition of providing funeral and cremation services to Augusta, Georgia, and the Central Savannah River Area. There are 2 locations for funeral services. The Martinez chapel serves many different religious denominations, including the Islamic Society, the Hindu Temple and the Augusta Jewish Societies. The Martinez location is home to the Elliott Sons Crematory.

Personalized funeral services

Reception room at Elliott Sons Funeral HomeThe experienced staff at Elliott Sons Funeral Home is committed to exceeding your expectations and delivering a standard of service that is unmatched in the region. We are here to help you through one of the more personal, emotional and challenging stages of life, guiding you patiently every step of the way. Our foremost goal—whether you are planning a funeral for a loved one or planning ahead for yourself—is to help create a unique and memorable tribute that reflects the special qualities of an individual.

Truly personalized services are a hallmark of Elliott Sons Funeral Home. We'll help you explore favorite music, hobbies, flowers, philosophies and passions to strike just the right note for yourself or your loved one. We can help you with an obituary, arrange displays of photographs and memorabilia, coordinate military honors for veterans, help you choose a monument, organize a processional and more. No request is too small or too large for us to consider. In other words, we celebrate life.

We understand that losing a loved one is a difficult experience. We are committed to helping our families with compassionate, professional and personal service.

On-site crematory

A private on-site crematory, which means your loved one never leaves our care. Cremation is important in certain religions and cultures, and more and more people are choosing cremation over more traditional burial options, but most people aren’t familiar with all of their choices when it comes to cremation. You may choose a direct cremation without a funeral or memorial service of any kind; a funeral with the body present, followed by cremation; or a cremation followed by a cemetery service or a celebration of life.

Here when you need us

As a member of the Dignity Memorial® network, Elliott Sons Funeral Home gives you not only the warm, familiar attention you expect from a locally operated business but also the value you deserve by way of the largest network of funeral, burial, cremation and cemetery service providers in North America. Please contact us any time. We are here to assist you will every aspect of a funeral service.


R.E. Elliott Sr. started our funeral home in 1896 and nurtured it until it became one of the largest in the area. His first location was above his furniture store on Broad Street and later moved to 11th and Ellis Street, eventually migrating to Telfair Street.

As the first funeral director in Georgia to use motorized funeral hearses, R.E. was a pioneer in the industry. His profession brought him into contact with families from all over the area and his tenderness endeared him to the hearts of many.

Elliott Sons Funeral Home opened our Columbia Road location in 1994. Crematory services remained at the Telfair Street location and moved to Columbia Road in 2003.

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Interested in learning more? Call us at 706-868-9637 to request a custom quote.

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Ratings & Reviews

Verified Customer Reviews

Since 2005, many of our customers have taken the time to tell us how we did each year via our Voice of the Customer program. Our star ratings and comments from families come directly from these surveys.

"The entire staff was very professional, kind, considerate and helpful."

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February 2021

"The team were quick professional and efficient but stayed in the background. Always ready to help. Could not have been much better. 100 plus years experience shows🙂"

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January 2021

"Eddie Bynes made me and my family's feeling very comfortable. And Also Mike Moriette was so helpful when I had no idea what to do for my husband. They help me so much I will take my business back to Elliott Funeral Home on Columbia Road Martinez, Georgia. Love Eddie and Moriette!!"

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January 2021

"I have used Elliott Sons Funeral Home services for two times now for both of my parents. I am grateful for such a great group of people and especially Tabitha Grimes, the Funeral Director, who have helped me sincerely with my parents' deaths. They have been very sympathetic, professional, and were transparent every step of the process. I appreciate it very much, and I will surely recommend other people to Elliott Sons with an open heart."

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January 2021

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