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.
- Large capacity chapel up to 250
- Piano/organ on site
- Coffee lounge
Option for mail delivery of ashes
Sent through postal mail service, signature required.
- Cremation remembrance jewelry
- Option for home delivery of ashes
- Scattering assistance
Arrangements by phone or email
Complete funeral planning, including electronic signature, without needing a funeral home visit
Tribute video production
Services available to create a tribute video for the service or obituary from photos and videos.
Services available to coordinate visitation or viewing at a private residence
- White limousines
- Police escort available
- Incense burning
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.
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Traditional and modern funeral services
Your 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.
"If you use this facility you won't be disappointed. They know how to make you feel like family."
"The most professional staff and beautiful funeral home"
"The care and love given to our family in our hour of need was totally appreciated and made it easier to accept our loss. May everyone there know how much we were made to feel like family."
Verified Burial Customer
"Making funeral arrangements are something that few people are prepared for and to have the service they provided me was very comforting that every thing was going to be handled."
"I was very pleased with all aspects of your service. I was treated with dignity and kindness when I needed it most,"
Verified Cremation Customer