Price List

We know that, in today’s economy, it’s imperative that you know what options are available to you so that you can discuss the merits of each in the privacy of your home. Naturally we’re always here to answer your questions. Feel free to call us anytime to explore the variety of ways you can care for both your loved one’s memory and their physical remains.

Jay B. Smith Maplewood Chapel                            Jay B. Smith Fenton Chapel
           7456 Manchester                                          777 Oakwood Dr. (at 141)
         Maplewood, MO  63143                                      Fenton, MO  63026 
314-781-1115 Fax 314-781-4779                     636-343-0400 Fax 636-343-6803

             Web Page: www.jaybsmith.com        E-mail:  jhardy@jaybsmith.com

                                                   GENERAL PRICE LIST

These prices are effective as of   January 1, 2016 but are subject to change without notice.

The goods and services shown below are those we can provide to our customers.  You may choose only the items you desire.  However, any funeral arrangements you select will include a charge for our basic services and overhead.  If legal of other requirements mean you must buy any items you did not specifically ask for, we will explain the reason in writing on the statement we provide describing the funeral goods and services you selected.

BASIC SERVICE CHARGE FOR MINIMUM AND OVERHEAD

SERVICES OF FUNERAL DIRECTOR AND STAFF:                                                           $1500.00

This fee for our basic services will be added to the total cost of the funeral arrangements you select. (This fee is already included in our charges for direct cremation, immediate burials and forwarding or receiving remains.)

EMBALMING:                                                                                                                          $675.00               

(Except in certain special cases, embalming is not required by law. Embalming may be necessary, however, if you select certain funeral arrangements, such as a funeral with viewing. If you do not want embalming, you usually have the right to choose an arrangement that does not require you to pay for it, such as a direct cremation or immediate burial.)

Other Preparation:                          

Dressing, casketing and cosmetology:                       $350.00                 Refrigeration: (per day)                          $65.00                                          Un-embalmed, sanitizing, dressing and casketing      $195.00             Autopsied Cases (additional)                $95.00                 

AUTOMOTIVE EQUIPMENT: ($l.75 per mile additional charge over 25 mile radius) 

First Call Car (Transfer of remains to mortuary)      $395.00                Motorcycle Escort (2 Escorts)               $375.00
Hearse                                                                              $355.00                Additional Motorcycles, each               $150.00
Limousine                                                                       $355.00                Utility Vehicle for Anatomic  and
Direct Cremation

USE OF FACILITIES AND STAFF:

Visitation, Viewing, Memorial Gathering/Ceremony at Jay B. Smith Funeral Home                                   $780.00

Director Supervised Funeral Service Ceremony at Jay B. Smith Funeral Home                                          $780.00

Visitation, Viewing, Memorial Gathering; per hour, (Funeral Home, Church, other...etc.)                            $195.00

Director Supervised Graveside Service/Memorial Ceremony at another location                                       $780.00

RENTAL OF CHAPEL FOR MEMORIAL GATHERING:                                                                               $975.00

Services of the funeral director, staff and celebrant (as needed). Use of facilities for Memorial Gathering.  Preparation of obituary and permanent placement on jaybsmith.com Tribute Website and social media (as requested) Register book    Personalized folders   Memorial donation cards     Standard acknowledgment cards

MERCHANDISE:

CASKETS:                                             $525.00 to $7950.00    CLOTHING:                                      $10.00 to $300.00
(A complete price list will be provided at the funeral home).             

                                                                                                         GRAVE MARKERS:                        $25.00 to $5000.00

OUTER BURIAL CONTAINERS:   $950.00 to $15,995.00 

(A complete price list will be provided at the funeral home).         URNS:                                      $75.00 to $1500.00

OTHER MERCHANDISE AND SERVICES:   $7.50 to $7500.00

(A complete price list will be provided at the funeral home).

FORWARDING OF REMAINS TO ANOTHER FUNERAL HOME:                                                         $2820.00

Transfer of remains, embalming and professional care, minimum services of staff and facilities.

shipping air/combo container or air tray for casket selected, and auto equipment to point of

transportation. This charge does not include any shipping costs, a viewing or funeral ceremony. 

RECEIVING REMAINS FROM ANOTHER FUNERAL HOME:                                                                $3030.00

Transfer of remains, housing of remains, minimum services of staff and facilities and transfer to

cemetery or crematory. This charge does not include a viewing, funeral ceremony or merchandise.

DONATION OF REMAINS TO MEDICAL SCHOOL:                                                                                 $1700.00

Transfer of remains, minimum services of staff and facilities. This charge does not include any

ceremony or merchandise.                           

DONATION TO MEDICAL SCHOOL with MEMORIAL PACKAGE:                                                      $2575.00  

This economical package is for a medical school donation with a memorial service.

Included are:

Services of the funeral director, staff and staff celebrant (as needed)                 Required preparation of the body,  No embalming                          

Preparation of obituary and permanent placement on jaybsmith.com Tribute Website and social media (as requested)

Use of the facilities for memorial service                            OR services that are to be at another facility                                                                                       First call car to funeral home                                                Hearse to Medical School               

Personalized folders                                           Register book               Memorial donation cards              Standard acknowledgment cards

Use of lounge area for 2 hour gathering (25 to 30 people) after funeral service (No alcohol allowed)

IMMEDIATE BURIAL: (available from)                                                                                        $2250.00 to $10,200.00

Transfer of remains, housing of remains, minimum services of staff and facilities, transfer to cemetery.

Embalming is not included, but may be required in certain cases.  These charges do not include

any charges made by the cemetery, a viewing, funeral ceremony or any merchandise, such as an

outer burial container if required by the cemetery, unless selected.                                                                                                                                                      Immediate Burial (casket provided by purchaser)                                                                                       $2250.00

Immediate Burial (with minimum casket)                                                                                                               $2775.00

Immediate Burial (with casket from our funeral home plus cost of the casket)                                              $2250.00 

IMMEDIATE BURIAL with MEMORIAL CELEBRATION:                                                                              $3650.00              

This memorial package is for an immediate burial with a Harmony Casket and services.

Included are:

Services of the funeral director, staff and staff celebrant (as needed) Required preparation of the body,  No embalming  Preparation of obituary and permanent placement on jaybsmith.com Tribute Website and social media (as requested) Use of the facilities for memorial service                            OR services that are to be at another facility, a mausoleum or the graveside  First call car to funeral home  Hearse to cemetery Personalized folders  Register book  Memorial donation cards   Standard acknowledgment cards Use of lounge area for 2 hour gathering (25 to 30 people) after funeral service (No alcohol allowed)

DIRECT CREMATION: (including cremation charge-available from)                                 $1975.00 to $7010.00

Transfer of remains, housing of remains, minimum services of staff and facilities, transfer to crematory and cremation fee of $275.00.  Embalming is not included, but may be required in certain cases.

If you want to arrange a direct cremation, you can use an alternative container.  Alternative containers encase the body and can be made of materials like fiberboard or composition materials (with or without an outside covering).  The containers we provide are: a selection of alternative containers and cremation caskets made of wood or made of fiberboard or other composite materials. 

Direct Cremation (container provided by purchaser)                                                                                                  $1975.00

Direct Cremation (with alternative container)                                                                                                                $2175.00

Direct Cremation (with casket from our funeral home plus cost of the casket)                                                      $1975.00

Jay B. Smith Funeral Home                           1-1-2016

CREMATION SERVICE PACKAGE OFFERINGS:

CREMATION CELEBRATE LIFE SAMEDAY FULL SERVICE PACKAGE:                                 $4425.00

This is a unique full service cremation package and it includes the cremation fee of $275.00. Included are: Full services of the funeral director, staff  and staff celebrant (as needed)  Embalming and other preparation of the body   Preparation of obituary and permanent placement on jaybsmith.com Tribute Website and social media (as requested) Use of the facilities for one evening or daytime visitation at our chapel or at another facility     First call car to funeral home        Hearse to cemetery     Procession lead car or Limousine  Flower transfer to cemetery  Personalized Memorial Folders     Register book  Memorial donation cards   Standard acknowledgment cards Use of lounge area for 2 hour gathering between 12:00pm to 6:00pm (20 to 25 people) after funeral service (No alcohol allowed) Then select a Casket, Vault, other merchandise and additional services as needed or required. For use of the facilities for one evening visitation and services the next day either at our chapel or at another facility add $780.00 

CREMATION CASKET with FULL SERVICE:                                                                                                   $6395.00  to  $7645.00  

This is a unique full service cremation with a special selection of Urns ($195.00).  It includes all the services described above and a choice of  4 different Cremation Caskets. Use of the facilities for one evening visitation  Services the next day either at our chapel or at another facility   

OAK HARDWOOD DISPLAY CASKET with FULL SERVICE:                                                                                      $6395.00

This package is for a full service cremation.  It is considered to be a funeral industry standard and is what many families select.  It includes the Solid Oak display casket with insert andncludes a select choice of Urns ($195.00) and the same full services described above: Use of the facilities for one evening visitation   Services the next day either at our chapel or at another facility   

CELEBRATE LIFE VIEWING with CELEBRATION:                                                                                                       $4175.00

This package includes the same services as the Basic Memorial Cremation Package described below, but also includes a gathering with viewing before the cremation, using the Coverlet minimum casket. Included are a choice of Scattering Urns ($75.00) and all the services described below in the Basic Package:

BASIC CELBRATE LIFE MEMORIAL CREMATION PACKAGE:                                                                  $3475.00           

This economical package is for cremation with a memorial service and a choice Scattering Urns ($75.00) Included are: Services of the funeral director, staff and staff celebrant (as needed)  Required preparation of the body,  No embalming  Preparation of obituary and permanent placement on jaybsmith.com Tribute Website and social media (as requested) Use of the facilities for memorial service  OR services that are to be at another facility, a mausoleum or the graveside  First call car to funeral home  Hearse to our crematory  Cremation tray/casket, required by most crematories     Crematory fee of $275 Personalized folders  Register book  Memorial donation cards Standard acknowledgment cards Use of lounge area for 2 hour gathering between 12:00pm to 6:00pm (20 to 25 people) after funeral service (No alcohol allowed)

DIRECT CREMATION PACKAGE:                                                                                                                                     $1975.00        

This package is for a direct cremation with no services, it includes a temporary/scattering urn and a private final viewing after the arrangement conference if requested: Preparation of obituary and permanent placement on jaybsmith.com Tribute Website and social media (as requested) First call car to funeral home  Hearse to our crematory   Cremation tray Required preparation of the body, No embalming Required paperwork      Crematory fee of $275

OFFICIAL "MLB" TEAM CREMATION OFFERINGS:

OFFICIAL “MLB” TEAM URN with MEMORIAL SERVICE:                                                                          $4055.00

This "baseball theme" package is for cremation with a memorial service and a choice of Official Major League Baseball sanctioned urn. The Cardinal logo urn is on display. Included are: Services of the funeral director, staff and staff celebrant (as needed)   Required preparation of the body,  No embalming  Preparation of obituary and permanent placement on jaybsmith.com Tribute Website and social media (as requested)Use of the facilities for memorial service OR services that are to be at another facility, a mausoleum or the graveside  First call car to funeral home   Hearse to our crematory Cremation tray/casket, required by most crematories Crematory fee of $275 Personalized folders  "MLB" Register book  Memorial donation cards   "MLB" Thank You cards Use of lounge area for 2 hour gathering between 12:00pm to 6:00pm (20 to 25 people) after funeral service (No alcohol allowed)

BURIAL SERVICE PACKAGE OFFERINGS:

CELEBRATE LIFE FULL SERVICE PACKAGE:                                                                                 $4930.00

This offering contains a collection of our unique services and is included in all offerings listed below; Included are: Full services of the funeral director, staff  and staff celebrant (as needed)  Embalming and other preparation of the body Preparation of obituary and permanent placement on jaybsmith.com Tribute Website and social media (as requested)  Use of the facilities for one evening visitation  Services the next day either at our chapel or at another facility   First call car to funeral home        Hearse to cemetery     Procession lead car or Limousine  Flower transfer to cemetery  Personalized Memorial Folders     Register book   Memorial donation cards  Standard acknowledgment cards Use of lounge area for 2 hour gathering between 12:00pm to 6:00pm (20 to 25 people) after funeral service (No alcohol allowed) Then select a Casket, Vault, other merchandise and additional services as needed or required.

SAMEDAY SERVICE CELEBRATE LIFE FULL SERVICE PACKAGE:                                                         $4150.00

This offering includes all the same unique services with all services being preformed on the sameday; Included are: Full services of the funeral director, staff and staff celebrant (as needed)   Embalming and other preparation of the body   Preparation of obituary and permanent placement on jaybsmith.com Tribute Website and social media (as requested) Use of the facilities for one evening or daytime visitation at our chapel or at another facility   First call car to funeral home        Hearse to cemetery     Procession lead car or Limousine  Flower transfer to cemetery          Personalized Memorial Folders     Register book  Memorial donation cards  Standard acknowledgment cards Use of lounge area for 2 hour gathering between 12:00pm to 6:00pm (20 to 25 people) after funeral service (No alcohol allowed)Then select a Casket, Vault, other merchandise and additional services as needed or required.

HARDWOOD COLLECTION CELEBRATE LIFE OFFERING:                                                                                       $8525.00

This grouping  contains the full services described above and many unique products and services that are available through our funeral home. It includes:A selection of 3 different Hardwood Caskets in Maple, Pecan and Natural Cedar                                      

JEWEL COLLECTION CELEBRATE LIFE OFFERING :                                                                    $8185.00

A large selection of uniquely beautiful and truly dignified caskets along with the compassionate complete services of the Funeral Home and Staff as described above.  It includes:   A Choice Selection of 6 different styles18 Gauge Steel                                   

HARTLEY “DESIGNER CELEBRATE LIFE OFFERING:                                                                  $7285.00

Versatility and the complete full services of the Jay B. Smith Funeral Home and Staff. You can personally design this casket with many choices of colors, corner decals and matching casket head panels.  It includes:  Versatile Design Your Own 20 Gauge Steel Casket                              

DALTON CELEBRATE LIFE OFFERING:                                                                                                                          $6780.00

This package is considered to be a funeral industry standard and is what most families select.  It includes: Dalton 20 Gauge Steel Casket with stylish lift bar hardware (Choice of 3 Colors)              

TRUMAN or ALEX CELEBRATE LIFE OFFERING:                                                                                                        $6200.00

This economical package is dignified and practical.  It includes: 20 Gauge Steel Casket in the Choice of 5 Colors

UNIQUE THEME PACKAGE OFFERINGS:

MOTORCYCLE "Last Ride" CELEBRATE LIFE FULL SERVICE PACKAGE:                                              $6995.00

This offering contains the Apollo Casket in Flat Black with a Harley logo panel and themed register book box set.  A specially made motorcycle design hearse is provided and a motorcycle escort will lead procession to the cemetery. Also included are: Full services of the funeral director, staff  and staff celebrant (as needed)         Embalming and other preparation of the body  Preparation of obituary and permanent placement on jaybsmith.com Tribute Website and social media (as requested) Use of the facilities for one evening visitation  Services the next day either at our chapel or at another facility   First call car to funeral home        Hearse to cemetery     Procession lead car or Limousine  Flower transfer to cemetery  Personalized Memorial Folders     Register book  Memorial donation cards  Standard acknowledgment cards Use of lounge area for 2 hour gathering between 12:00pm to 6:00pm (20 to 25 people) after funeral service (No alcohol allowed)  Then select a Vault, other merchandise and

MILITARY "Patriot" CELEBRATE LIFE FULL SERVICE PACKAGE:                                                           $7295.00

This offering contains the Hartley Casket with Flag Corners and the "American Flag" panel. A Military themed register book box set. The Patriot Guard Riders motorcycle escort will lead procession to the cemetery. Also included are:Full services of the funeral director, staff  an dstaff celebrant (as needed)     Embalming and other preparation of the body  Preparation of obituary and permanent placement on jaybsmith.com Tribute Website and social media (as requested) Use of the facilities for one evening visitation  Services the next day either at our chapel or at another facility   First call car to funeral home        Hearse to cemetery     Procession lead car or Limousine  Flower transfer to cemetery  Personalized Memorial Folders     Register book   Memorial donation cards  Standard acknowledgment cards Use of lounge area for 2 hour gathering between 12:00pm to 6:00pm (20 to 25 people) after funeral service (No alcohol allowed) Then select a Vault, other merchandise and additional services as needed or required.

IRELAND "Irish Blessing" CELEBRATE LIFE FULL SERVICE PACKAGE:                                 $7720.00

This offering contains the Talbot Casket in Irish Green with the "Irish Blessing" panel. A Celtic Cross themed register book box set and an Baileys Irish toast made at a time to be agreed on. Also included are: Full services of the funeral director, staff  and staff celebrant (as needed)         Embalming and other preparation of the body  Preparation of obituary and permanent placement on jaybsmith.com Tribute Website and social media (as requested) Use of the facilities for one evening visitation                   Services the next day either at our chapel or at another facility   First call car to funeral home        Hearse to cemetery     Procession lead car or Limousine                     Flower transfer to cemetery          Personalized Memorial Folders     Register book               Memorial donation cards                             Standard acknowledgment cardsUse of lounge area for 2 hour gathering between 12:00pm to 6:00pm (20 to 25 people) after funeral service (No alcohol allowed)Then select a Vault, other merchandise and additional services as needed or required.

OFFICIAL “MLB” TEAM with FULL SERVICE:                                                                                 $8240.00

This is truly for the baseball fan and family. It is a dignified and unique casket and includes the compassionate complete full services of the Jay B. Smith Funeral Home and Staff.  It includes:   Baseball Theme 18 Gauge Steel Casket      "Cardinal logo casket on display"  Also included are:Full services of the funeral director, staff  and staff celebrant (as needed)         Embalming and other preparation of the body  Preparation of obituary and permanent placement on jaybsmith.com Tribute Website and social media (as requested) Use of the facilities for one evening visitation    Services the next day either at our chapel or at another facility   First call car to funeral home        Hearse to cemetery     Procession lead car or Limousine  Flower transfer to cemetery  Official  "MLB" logo Register Book Package     Matching Acknowledgment Cards  Matching Memorial Folders with Photo Use of lounge area for 2 hour gathering between 12:00pm to 6:00pm (20 to 25 people) after funeral service (No alcohol allowed) Then select a Vault, other merchandise and additional services as needed or required.

HUNTER "Outdoors" CELEBRATE LIFE FULL SERVICE PACKAGE:                                                         $9135.00

This offering contains the beautiful Woods of Missouri  Casket made with 8 species of native Missouri woods. A specially themed outdoors register book box set. The casket will set on a camouflage casket stand. Also included are: Full services of the funeral director, staff  and staff celebrant (as needed)  Embalming and other preparation of the body  Preparation of obituary and permanent placement on jaybsmith.com Tribute Website and social media (as requested) Use of the facilities for one evening visitation  Services the next day either at our chapel or at another facility   First call car to funeral home        Hearse to cemetery     Procession lead car or Limousine   Flower transfer to cemetery  Personalized Memorial Folders     Register book               Memorial donation cards                             Standard acknowledgment cardsUse of lounge area for 2 hour gathering between 12:00pm to 6:00pm (20 to 25 people) after funeral service (No alcohol allowed) Then select a Vault, other merchandise and additional services as needed or required.

UNIQUE ECO-FRIENDLY "GREEN" OFFERINGS:

ECO-FRIENDLY "GREEN" CREAMATION with MEMORIAL:                                                                                     $3595.00

This "green" package is for cremation with a memorial service and a selection of earth friendly

urns for burial or scattering on land or water, it includes the same services as the

BASIC CELBRATE LIFE MEMORIAL CREMATION PACKAGE.

ECO-FRIENDLY "GREEN"  BURIAL with MEMORIAL SERVICE:                                                               $4755.00

This earth friendly "green" package is for a direct burial and graveside service with a memorial service

to follow either at our chapel or another facility. It includes an earth friendly casket for burial and the services

included in the IMMEDIATE BURIAL with MEMORIAL CELEBRATION.

Wicker Woven Casket                                   No Embalming or Vault