Funeral and cremation

Buffington Funeral Home

How may we help you?

Buffington Funeral Home in Shiner, Texas, understands the importance of preserving personal legacies in our historic community. We draw inspiration from the elements that make life vivid. A favorite color, beloved song or lifelong hobby can make a special appearance within a service to create a personalized connection.



Other Languages Spoken


Recent Obituaries

Plan ahead and protect the people you love.

Pre-planning today lets you pay today's prices for future services. Learn more about relocation protection and lifetime flexibility from an expert.


Free Funeral Planning Resources

Funeral planning can seem overwhelming. These guides can help you every step of the way—from choosing between traditional burial planning and cremation, designing a religious ceremony or a celebration of life, and deciding on cemetery property or filing for veteran's benefits.

There was a problem submitting the form, please try again.

*Required Fields


Personalized funeral services

Each person's life is unique—and deserves to be celebrated in a unique way. At Buffington Funeral Home, our team excels at creating one-of-a-kind tributes that celebrate a loved one's passions and personality. Imagine a motorcycle processional with his treasured chopper leading the way. Envision a bridge tournament with a personalized deck of playing cards for each guest. From music and flowers to keepsakes and decor, we handle all of the details—no matter how big or small.

When you walk through our doors, we want you to feel at home. Our chapel welcomes guests from all backgrounds, cultures and faiths. We personally receive guests before and after each service at our chapel.

Funeral planning

The team at Buffington Funeral Home stands ready to guide you through the range of funeral options available. Traditional religious ceremonies and military funerals mark areas of our expertise, in addition to contemporary upbeat celebrations of life. We also offer cremation services, which has become an increasingly popular choice.

Trusted provider

We are a member of the Dignity Memorial® network of funeral, cremation and cemetery service providers, offering exclusive benefits and amenities as well as personalized service and compassionate care you can trust.

Buffington Funeral Home offers proximity to Interstate 10 with fast access to airports in San Antonio and Houston, but our locally based team promises classic Central Texas hospitality. Please reach out to us if we may provide guidance regarding funeral arrangements in Shiner or arrange a tour of our chapel.


Buffington Funeral Home began providing funeral arrangements in Shiner, Texas, in 1949. An extensive remodeling project began when Colonial Funeral Home assumed ownership in 1983.

Today, we provide funeral and cremation services to our surrounding South Central Texas communities of Yoakum, Henkhaus and Hallettsville. 

Here for you when you need us

Meet & Greet

See Biographies