Preplanning Checklist

At Biggers Funeral Home & Cremation Services, preplanning is simple. Our caring and professional staff can help you arrange the perfect service with our preplanning checklist. Below is list of all documents needed for the arrangement process. This checklist will make the process seamless, whether you are preplanning for yourself or assisting a loved one.

  • Vital Statistics (including)
    • Name of Father & birth year
    • Name of Mother & birth year
    • Education – elementary, high school, college, graduate school
  • Social Security Number
  • Veteran Information
    • Military Service
    • Branch Rank
    • Date of Enlistment
    • Date of Discharge
    • Name(s) of war/conflict(s) toured
    • Serial Number
  • Affiliations
    • Fraternal, Service and Union Memberships
    • Special Recognitions
  • Persons to Contact
    • Children, Relatives and Friends to Notify
  • Funeral Preferences
    • Preferred Clergy/Celebrant
    • Names of Pallbearers and Honorary Pallbearers
    • Preferred Music, Bible Verses or Poetry
    • Preferred Clothing or Jewelry
    • Burial Property Information
    • Special Instructions
  • Location of Important Documents and Passwords