Entries by Lee

13.1 Miles Ran for John Taylor Hospice

It’s the morning after the Great Birmingham Run, 13.1 hilly miles completed in a time of 1 hour 55 minutes all in aid of raising money and awareness for John Taylor Hospice.    I’m writing this from my comfy office chair which I will probably stay in most of they day, not because i’m tired […]

An Early Christmas For An Amazing Family

On Saturday 1st October a very special Christmas was held at St Lukes Church in Kingstanding for a family who have stayed extremely strong through a very difficult time. The Morsleys are a very close family, their family relationship has been cast into the local limelight recently as David Morsley has been taken ill and […]

Large Companies Masking As Independent Funeral Homes

After reading a very interesting article in The Guardian newspaper which compared the price of funerals between corporate companies such as Co-Op Funeral Care and Dignity Funerals Ltd to Independent Funeral Homes, it found Independent Funeral Homes can save you up to £1,500 on a simple funeral. I continued to read the article and it […]

Send Your Poem Into Space

Lilies Funeral Directors are launching a Remembrance Candle into space to raise money and awareness for the British Legion who help members of the Royal Navy, British Army, Royal Air Force, veterans and their families all year round. On November 11th at 11:11am we remember our fallen heroes, the country stands still and the airwaves […]

Lilies Walk With John Taylor Hospice On Their Birthday

Lilies Funeral Directors are taking part in John Taylor Hospice’s annual Birthday walk, This October John Taylor Hospice are celebrating five years as an independent community interest company so they’re having a bumper Birthday Walk with a Fun Day for all the family. Walkers can choose between a roughly 4.5 mile route or, after the […]

Bereavement Checklist

We at Lilies Funeral Directors want to make such an emotional time that little less stressful, we have put together this checklist so you don’t have to worry about trying to remember all the different companies that need updating with the details of your loved one passing. Here is a checklist of relevant organisations to […]

If A Loved One Dies In a Care Home/Hospice

We understand it is an overwhelming experience dealing with a loved one’s death, as not many people have gone through this experience they often do not know what to do first. Lilies Funeral Directors in Sutton Coldfield is here to help you when you need us, here is a guide for what you need to […]

Lilies on the Radio

We often have the radio on in the office at Lilies, whilst listening to BBC WM a topic came up that was recently made close to our hearts, one of our dear friend’s mother went through an experience she never had before. Our friend’s mother had a heart attack, it was only down to her […]

Pre Paid Funeral Plan Video

We have created this video to give you a quick summary of what a Pre Payment Plan is and how it works. Kind Regards Lilies Funeral Directors

Talking About Death To People With Autism

When talking to a child or adult with Autism it can be difficult to discuss death and bereavement, and to help them to cope with a death. Every autistic person, and their level of understanding, is different. You will need to adapt any approach or guidance for the person concerned. An autistic person will understand […]

We are honoured every time you say thank you

  When a family that we have helped during such a horrible time in their life says thank you, we are truly honoured! We know that thank you has come from the bottom of their heart and it warms our hearts knowing we have been there for the family when they needed us most. We […]

Lilies Suffer with SammySaurus for Our Place Community Hub

Lilies helped SammySaurus around the gruelling 5k Suffering Race in aid of raising money and awareness for ‘Our Place’ who are a community interest company, it turned out the race was 8.5k and ‘Our Place’ have now raised over £1,400. ‘Our Place’ is a Community Hub, based  in the centre of Sutton Coldfield that aims […]