Obituary rates and form



Obituaries are accepted from licensed funeral homes or from family members providing proof of death through a crematorium or medical research facility. Prices range from $30-100; free death notices may also be published.

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Obituaries submitted by 5 p.m. Tuesday will be guaranteed inclusion in that week’s edition. Those submitted on Wednesday will be taken on a space available basis.

Obituaries may be submitted in person, via email (news@covingtonleader.com) or via fax (901-476-0373).

Funeral homes will be faxed a proof of the obituary, including a pricing quote, on the Wednesday prior to publication.