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 […]

Lilies Conquer Cardiac Hill

The Great Midlands Fun Run, previously known as the Sutton Fun Run took place last weekend on Sunday 5th June. Lilies Funeral Directors took part to raise money and awareness for John Taylor Hospice in Erdington, a local organisation that has been giving expert end of life care for over 100 years. The lead up […]

Greenacres Go Wild at West Midlands Safari Park

Lee Solomon, one of the owners of Lilies Funeral Directors, went with 3 residents from Greenacres, a Leonard Cheshire Hospice to West Midlands Safari Park on Wednesday 11th May 2016. Greenacres is an amazing home that provides services for adults with sensory and physical disabilities, they make the lives of their residents so much happier […]

A Million Years On, Will Your Life Leave Any Evidence?

Our Death Cafe was held on the evening of May 4th, Star Wars day to some… At the Station Pub in Sutton Coldfield. There was a good turn out of people, Nathan Scully, Co-Owner and Funeral Director at Lilies Funerals opened the evening with a short introduction speech. We then sat down with our Tea, […]

Death Cafe – May 4th – Sutton Coldfield

Hosted by Lilies Funeral Directors & Louise Good Date: May 4, 2016 Start time: 7:00 p.m. End time: 9:00 p.m. Address: 44 Station St Sutton Coldfield Birmingham West Midlands B73 6AT What is a death cafe? http://deathcafe.com/what/ At a Death Cafe people, often strangers, gather to eat cake, drink tea and discuss death. Our objective […]