About

Keith and D.S. Smith founded Smith Memory Chapel in 1972, creating a Winder funeral home to serve all the wonderful people of north central Georgia. Today, Smith Memory Chapel serves as a pillar of our community where local families from Braselton to Monroe gather to honor the memory of loved ones.

Traditional and modern funeral services

Chapel at Smith Memory ChapelYour modern funeral choices are diverse. You can choose among a range of options—from religious ceremonies to upbeat celebrations of life. Our expert funeral directors specialize in tailoring each service to reflect the life and times of an individual. When you choose Smith Memory Chapel, our funeral and memorial services can vary in mood from subdued and dignified to lavish and exquisitely appointed. There is no one-size-fits-all way to honor a loved one. Count on our team to find the best option to suit your needs.

We honor veterans

Smith Memory Chapel understands the unique needs of America’s veterans and their families. As a Level One Founding Community Partner with We Honor Veterans, our staff is knowledgeable in the benefits available to veterans and their families. With respect, integrity and dignity, we will walk you through the steps of creating a veteran's memorial service that truly honors the life and sacrifice of your loved one.

Learn more and meet our team

As part of the Dignity Memorial® network of funeral, cremation and cemetery service providers, our value is exceptional and our service is guaranteed. Our Winder-based funeral team members are always happy to give you a tour of our flexible, spacious and beautiful funeral home. We are honored to provide you with further details regarding our range of services, so please contact us anytime.

Amenities

Location

Cremation

Service

Other

Every Detail Remembered

Scroll flourish

An experience like no other, carefully crafted by our caring planning team.

Floral component background

Express your sympathy with flowers & gifts

1-800-Flowers

View arrangements

Bouquet of flowers on a cemetery 

Remember the one you love

Honor the memory of your loved one with cemetery flower placement. You choose the flowers. You choose the months. We do the rest.

Learn More
Floral component background

Express your sympathy with flowers & gifts

1-800-Flowers

View arrangements

Bouquet of flowers on a cemetery

Remember the one you love

Honor the memory of your loved one with cemetery flower placement. You choose the flowers. You choose the months. We do the rest.

Learn More
Floral component background

Express your sympathy with flowers & gifts

1-800-Flowers

View arrangements

Vintage photos scattered

Unable to find an obituary?

Not finding what you are looking for? Search for your loved one's obituary across any of our other locations.

VIEW OBITUARIES
Floral component background

Express your sympathy with flowers & gifts

1-800-Flowers

View arrangements

Vintage photos scattered

Unable to find an obituary?

Not finding what you are looking for? Search for your loved one's obituary across any of our Washelli locations.

VIEW OBITUARIES
Bouquet of flowers on a cemetery

Remember the one you love

Honor the memory of your loved one with cemetery flower placement. You choose the flowers. You choose the months. We do the rest.

Learn More
Vintage photos scattered

Unable to find an obituary?

Not finding what you are looking for? Search for your loved one's obituary across any of our other locations.

VIEW OBITUARIES

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.

"Everyone was very kind. Very consider of my feelings at the loss of my husband. Gave me time to talk, cry and release my feelings."

jd-power-verified-checkmark Verified Burial & Memorial Service Customer

May 2021

"I have had a very acceptable experience in every detail!"

jd-power-verified-checkmark Verified Cremation & Memorial Service Customer

May 2021

"Making difficult decisions was easier with guidance from funeral director and staff."

jd-power-verified-checkmark Verified Cremation Customer

May 2021

"Smith is the best funeral home experience I have had in the last 15 years."

jd-power-verified-checkmark Verified Cremation Customer

March 2021

View More Reviews