Morrissett Funeral & Cremation Service
A Life Celebration Home

Serving Richmond Since 1870.

We are committed to providing outstanding service to the families and communities we serve and have been honored with the 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 & 2019 Pursuit of Excellence Award and Best of the Best winner for 2015.

Of the 22,000 funeral homes eligible around the World only 150 of us qualify for this prestigious award.

Important Update Regarding COVID-19

Morrissett Funeral and Cremation Service is constantly monitoring the rapid changes of COVID-19 (Corona Virus)

We are following instructions by the Governor of Virginia, The CDC, The National Funeral Directors Association, The Virginia Funeral Directors Association and Regulatory Support Services.

As of March 16, 2020, the CDC has placed a limit on gatherings in public places to 50 people; with the President recommending a limit of 10 people. We are committed to the families we serve and the communities that support them. We ask that families consider that the type of gatherings they hold to be ever mindful of those who attend, and their health and well-being. We also ask that you refrain from hugging or shaking hands and practice safe social distancing.

What this means for services:

Services already scheduled for this week will be held and we will practice safe social distancing.

We have placed hand sanitizer and polite reminders throughout the building to assist with cleanliness. Our staff members will assist in typing in names on our electronic registers to lessen any contact. If you are not in attendance and would like to pass condolences or have your name added to the guest book, please call us and we will assist or utilize the online condolences at

Once again, we ask you to practice safe social distancing, and to please not attend if you are ill or at high risk.

Families that maybe in need of our services in the coming weeks, please know that we will care for you and your loved ones with the utmost respect. We are asking families that we serve to plan services that are in compliance with the CDC recommendations that keep the safety of others in mind.

This can mean private family services, with a public memorial at a later date, or private family service that can be recorded and streamed for the public to view, or a public graveside service outdoors (no cemetery chapel services).

Please be aware that no coffee, cookies, or cups of water will be available to any guest or families. We will have bottled water available at your request.

As we monitor this ever rapidly changing situation, we will continue to provide updates in regard to the measures we are taking. We appreciate the support and kindness shown during this difficult time. If you have any questions or need further assistance, please contact us at 804-275-7828 or e-mail to

Dignified Funeral Home & Cremation Service Provider in Richmond, VA


Years in Business



Award-winning funeral home Morrissett Funeral & Cremation Service has been serving families in the greater Richmond Virginia area including Chesterfield, Chester, Ampthill Area, Midlothian, Bon Air, Winterpock, Amelia, Colonial Heights, and Matoaca, VA since 1870. For funeral pre-planning and immediate needs assistance, call 804-275-7828 today.

There are many factors that go into why a family chooses a funeral home. We have listed a few of the things that make us different from the others in Central Virginia.

Community Events


Morrissett Funeral & Cremation Service will be delivering handmade Valentine’s cards to Veterans at McGuire VA Medical Center

This is our 3rd year spearheading the Valentines for Veterans program. We at Morrissett are grateful for the opportunity to help honor our Veterans. We are also proud of our local 5th grade students for their efforts to show the community’s gratitude to our Veterans for their service & sacrifices.

For more information about this event, or for pictures of the Valentines, please contact me at or (804) 363-4854.

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