Interment of Cremated Remains
(Often also called ‘Burial of Ashes’)
The Interment of Cremated Remains (Burial of Ashes) is permitted in:
- Stuckton Road Cemetery
- St Mary’s Fordingbridge Churchyard
- St Mary’s Hale Churchyard
- St Mary’s Breamore Churchyard
- Hyde Churchyard
All those who live within the benefice are welcome to have their ashes interred. Those outside the benefice, but with a strong connection here, are permitted to inter ashes at the discretion of the Rector.
Ashes are interred loose (i.e., not in a container), and will be placed within a specially dug small grave (i.e., not ‘scattered’)
Other local cemeteries – Enquiries need to be made to the relevant parish or town council:
- Hale Civic Cemetery
- Woodgreen Civic Cemetery
- Stuckton Road Civic Cemetery
If you would like to know more, please contact the benefice office.
If you have any questions, use the Contact Form to get in touch with us.