Independent Family Funeral Directors Est. 1948

 2018 marks our 70th year in business  

We are the longest serving Family Funeral Directors 


Dover & Folkestone

(We are also Folkestone's only Independent Funeral Directors)

Help and Guidance

We can assist you throughout the funeral process, from registering a death to the different types of funerals available. Click here for more information.

Arranging a Funeral

The funeral arrangements can be made at your own home or alternatively you can visit us at our premises in Dover or Folkestone. Click here for more information.

Funeral Costs

We offer a highly professional service at a very competitive cost. We will give you a fully transparent estimate and there will be no hidden extras. Click here for more information.

Golden Charter™ Funeral Plans

Taking out a Funeral Plan with us is a cost-effective way of ensuring your funeral is paid for before the time comes. Click here for more information.

When you need us we'll be there.

Contact us for further information.

About Us

W.J. Farrier & Son is an independent, family-run funeral home with one branch in Dover, Kent, and the other in Folkestone. Established since 1948, we are the longest serving family funeral directors in both areas, now in our third generation. Providing a personal yet professional service and associated with SAIF (Society of Allied and Independent Funeral Directors) and NAFD (National Association of Funeral Directors), both of our sites have family rooms and chapels of rest where you and your family can visit your loved one.

W.J. Farrier & Son works extremely closely with Golden Charter, and their continued success in supplying the various prepaid plans have led to the Farrier family winning awards for their excellent work in the following years: 

2007 - 2009 - 2010 - 2011 - 2013 - 2015

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161 London Road, Dover, Kent, CT17 0TG


37 Bouverie Road West, Folkestone, Kent, CT20 2SZ