Who Owns Whom

You may not realize, but several funeral homes in Richmond are not locally
owned. They are operated by the largest funeral/crematory conglomerate
chain in the world.

Here is a look into who owns some of the major funeral homes in our

Corporate Ownership...

SCI Group

Service Corporation International (SCI) in Houston Texas is the world’s largest
funeral/cremation conglomerate chain and is traded on the New York Stock
Exchange. SCI Group owns the following funeral homes/cremation
providers :

  • Woody Funeral Homes
  • Nelsen Funeral Home
  • Cremation Society of Virginia

Family Matters...

Our family has served Richmond for 140 years and is proud to remain family
owned. We have cared for thousands of Richmond residents since 1874, and
we offer the level of compassionate care that only a family can provide. We
are accountable to you and your family – not to stockholders & investors
During your difficult time of need, choose a family you can trust. Choose