About Us

  • Nigel and Paul Carter outside the Chapel of Rest
  • The Chapel of Rest at Abingdon's Old Cemetery
  • Edward and Nigel Carter
  • Paul Carter
  • Horse Drawn Hearse
  • Edward Carter
  • Horse Drawn Hearse
  • Our dedicated private Chapel of Rest in Abingdon’s Old Cemetery.

The Carter Family

We are very proud of the fact that we are a family business, now in it’s third generation and planning to continue long into the future.

Edward Carter

Edward Carter

Founder of the business and well known throughout Oxfordshire, sadly passed away December 2004.

Nigel Carter

Nigel Carter

Funeral Director for over 30 years, Pastor of Frilford Chapel and Chairman of local charity PHAB (Physically Disabled and Able Bodied).

Paul Carter

Paul Carter

Joined the business in 2009 and proud to be the 3rd generation and ensure the business continues within the Carter family.

Testimonials

"The service you provided was exemplary but more than just your professionalism was the kindness and compassion with which you treated all of us and the dignity which you gave to Dad."

Sarah Garland
"Words can not express the thanks and gratitude the whole family owe you. Your manner and professionalism gave the family much comfort and peace of mind knowing that the final journey would be such a fitting occasion."

Phil Shepherd
"Thank you Paul for making the funeral go off so well and congratulations to you for following in your father’s and grandfather’s footsteps so professionally"

Margaret Miles