About

Sechrest-Davis Funerals and Cremations has served the Thomasville, North Carolina, community for years. Welcoming families from Davidson County and beyond, our funeral home is the perfect place to create a memorable funeral or cremation memorial for your loved one. Our team of experienced funeral professionals is committed to providing the highest level of service and compassionate care possible.

A welcoming Thomasville funeral home

Standard venue at Sechrest-Davis Funerals and CremationsLocated on Randolph Street, in the heart of downtown Thomasville, Sechrest-Davis Funerals and Cremations provides comfortable, accommodating spaces for memorials and receptions. Our building includes a spacious chapel and flexible areas for receptions and gatherings.

Interested in catering? From a custom menu to a spread of family recipes, we offer an extensive selection of catering options that makes things easy. Whether you want to serve guests a breakfast buffet or host a seated dinner, our professional staff takes care of every detail.

Learn about our catering and reception services.

Personalized funerals and memorials

We understand that losing a loved one is a difficult experience. At Sechrest-Davis Funerals and Cremations, our caring and qualified team walks beside you and your family every step of the way.

We believe that every memorial should be as unique as the life lived. Taking time to get to know you and your loved one, we capture the details. We turn inspiration into reality, creating an event that honors your special person and gives friends and family a chance to remember and reflect.

A woman carrying mementos of BBQ saucePerhaps it’s a backyard barbecue for the beloved barbecue enthusiast or a reception with centerpieces from around the world showcasing your loved one’s most cherished travels. Share your stories. We take care of the rest.

Whether you wish to arrange a traditional funeral service or modern celebration of life, large gathering or more intimate service, we will work with you one-on-one to ensure your needs and budget are met. From floral arrangements to music selections, decor and more, we guide you through your choices with care.

See how we celebrate life.

Cremation in Thomasville

Signature Dedication at Palm Cheyenne MortuaryThere are many options for cremation in the Thomasville area—and they're not all equal. We specialize in cremation services that honor loved ones in personalized ways, and families love our all-inclusive pricing. With expertise in scattering ashes and a friendly team who pays attention to every detail, we provide service that is second to none.

More and more people are choosing cremation over traditional burial, but most aren’t familiar with the many options:

  • a cremation without a funeral or memorial service of any kind.
  • a funeral with your loved one present, followed by cremation.
  • a cremation followed by a scattering, cemetery memorialization or celebration of life—or all three.

For those who wish for a more momentous memorial, Neptune Memorial Reef is an underwater cremation garden off the coast of Florida. A Celestis Memorial Spaceflight takes ashes into space for a little while or forever.

Learn more about our cremation services.

Veterans burial benefits

Sechrest-Davis Funerals and Cremations is honored to provide veterans with funerals befitting their service to our country. Our team is well-versed in military funeral honors and the burial benefits offered by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. We can walk you through the requirements and ensure your veteran has a most dignified memorial.

Watch a video about our veterans services and get a free planning guide.

Planning in advance

Chapel at Sechrest-Davis Funerals and CremationsIn addition to assisting with an immediate need, Sechrest-Davis Funerals and Cremations specializes in working with families to make final arrangements in advance. When you plan ahead, you relieve your family from financial and emotional burdens while ensuring your wishes are met. We offer in-person and virtual consultations, as well as a free Personal Planning Guide.

Find out everything you need to know about prepaid funeral plans.

Grief resources

Our care for you and your family doesn't end after your loved one's service is over. Sechrest-Davis Funerals and Cremations offers online grief resources accessible from anywhere. Families who choose us for their loved one's service also have access to our 24-hour Compassion Helpline®.

For up to 13 months after planning a Dignity Memorial® service, a family gets unlimited complimentary phone access to professionals trained in grief counseling any time day or night, for any reason. Any guest who attends a visitation, funeral service or burial gets the same access for up to three months.

Community support

Signage at Sechrest-Davis Funerals and CremationsSechrest-Davis Funerals and Cremations takes great pride in serving our community through various outreach programs, such as our LIFT® program for widows and widowers, Christmas Remembrance Service and Public Servants Luncheon. We also sponsor the Fire and Life Safety Festival in partnership with the Thomasville Fire Department.

Here for you

Thank you for considering Sechrest-Davis Funerals and Cremations for your funeral or cremation needs. We are committed to showing your family the utmost compassion. Please contact us if you need immediate assistance or would like more information about planning ahead.

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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.

"My mother passed away June 15th 2022, and my uncle selected Sechrest-Davis for transportation initially. I reached out after hours and was greeted by a very pleasant answering service, and an almost immediate callback by the Manager on call Jimmy Stepp. I setup to meet the next day, went over all options with no pressure. Jimmy helped me every step

of the way, from finding an officiant for the service, getting a notice in the paper, and even had a guest book for me when it was the one thing I had forgotten, and the staff was very accommodating. Hands down the best possible experience I could have had, given the circumstances. Thank you so much to Jimmy and the Sechrest-Davis team."

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July 2022

"We did not have to think about or worry about anything during the visitation, service or cemetery service. Everything was handled without our having to do anything, it was nice to just be able to visit with our loved ones and celebrate Dad's life."

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May 2022

"100% PERFECT SERVICE. EVERYONE WAS HELPFUL AND CARING."

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February 2022

"The team at Sechrest was very caring, thoughtful and very helpful in helping us through the death of our loved one!"

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June 2021

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