Funeral Announcements & Planning

Please check here for announcements about scheduled funerals or memorial services at St. George's.


Joan Linden Neff

Joan Linden Neff, a member of St. George's Church, passed away April 6, 2017.
A Service of the Burial of the Dead will be held Saturday, April 29, 2017 at 11:00 am in the Nave  
The Rev. Michael Blaess will officiate.



Give a Memorial Donation

Many people choose to make a gift to St. George's Church in lieu of sending flowers after the death of a loved one.  You may send in a check to the church or make your gift online using a credit or debit card. 

Click here to make your gift online.



Preparing for Christian Burial

A member of the clergy should be contacted as soon as possible after a death of a church member has occurred. Although burial is not a Sacrament in the Episcopal Church, we offer a Holy time to pay respects to the deceased.

View our Funeral Guidelines for funeral services at St. George's. 

After reviewing the funeral guidelines, if you would like to formally plan a funeral at St. George's, please call (615) 385-2150 and make an appointment to discuss it with one of the clergy.     



The Columbarium of St. George's Episcopal Church is a consecrated burial ground, set apart for the interment of the ashes of members of the parish and their families. The Columbarium is located in a courtyard adjacent to the Jane Tompkins Weeks Chapel. Plots may be purchased at any time. Please contact Peggy Fitzgerald, Columbarium Custodian, at (615) 297-2749.