Providing memorable funerals in Bristol since 1920

R. Davies and Son have been arranging funerals in the Bristol area for over 100 years.

About Us

R. Davies Funeral Directors provide dignified, respectful, and memorable funerals that exceed expectations.

As a business steeped in tradition, our experienced team of funeral directors and arrangers is proud to build on the high standards and family values instilled by Mr. and Mrs. Davies. While our commitment to providing a high-quality and compassionate service has not changed, the business has evolved over the years and now has a team that reflects the diversity of the community we serve. There are now eight branches of R. Davies and Son throughout the Bristol area.

With many years of experience in planning funerals, as well as extensive knowledge of the Bristol area, we will guide you through all of the options available and help to ensure that the decisions you make are the right ones for you and your family.

Meet our team

Our experienced and helpful team is here to help plan a memorable and fitting funeral.

  • Julie Morris - Administrator

    Julie Morris


    Administrator to six funeral homes, Julie plays an important role in keeping R. Davies & Son serving the families of Bristol.

  • Anna Curry - Administrator

    Anna Curry


    Administrator Anna comes from Southmead and helps to keep everything in order at our funeral home.

  • Duncan Mason - Business Leader

    Duncan Mason

    Business Leader

    Pick any role associated with the funeral business and there's a very real chance that at some point during his career, Duncan has performed it.

  • Shaun Hunt - Funeral Director

    Shaun Hunt

    Funeral Director

    Bristol born and bred, Shaun has a wealth of experience when it comes to providing compassionate funeral care.

  • Catherine Benefield - Funeral Director

    Catherine Benefield

    Funeral Director

    An experienced Funeral Manager, Catherine has been in the industry since 1997 and is passionate about ensuring that she supports families in a way that makes things easier at a difficult time.

  • Shaun Moody - Funeral Director

    Shaun Moody

    Funeral Director

    After starting out as a Funeral Service Operative, Shaun found that his strength lay in building relationships with families. He prides himself on working closely with families, guiding them through the process of arranging a funeral, and delivering a truly personal service.

  • Rachel Jordan - Funeral Director

    Rachel Jordan

    Funeral Director

    With a background in administration, Rachel's organisational skills and attention to detail, coupled with her desire to help people, ensure that funeral arrangements run smoothly.

  • Michael Prout-Funeral Director

    Michael Prout

    Funeral Director

    Helping families provides it own rewards for Michael, who was inspired to become a funeral director by a TV show.

  • Sharon Baker


Funeral Arranger

    Sharon Baker

    Funeral Arranger

Here for you, every step of the way

We understand that there is a lot to think about when planning a funeral. You can call us at any time and there will be a sympathetic ear, ready to listen. We are here to help.