Howell / Howell-Nelson Funeral Services and Crematory are family owned and operated funeral homes with over 100 years of combined experience in the funeral profession. We have served the Surry and Stokes County communities and surrounding counties for over 14 years and are here to help the families of our community in their time of need. Our family will help your family celebrate the life of your loved one. We will help you plan a celebration of your loved one that reflects their and your families wishes.

Our website is here to help you learn more about us. In this site you will find information about us, planning a funeral, coping with your loss and more. Please give us a call or send us an email to see how we can help.

                       YES, YOU CAN

Transfer Your Pre-Planned Funeral

Contract or Insurance Policy

By Law you can transfer your pre-funded pre-planned funeral Contract.  If you would feel more comfortable knowing your Services will be personalized to meet your needs, give us a call.


                            Howell-Nelson Funeral Service

                                        & Crematory

                                  615 E. Hwy 52 Bypass

                                Pilot Mountain, NC 27041

                          (336) 368-1200 or (336) 593-8131


                                 Howell Funeral Service

                                 940 W. Lebanon Street

                                 Mount Airy, NC  27030

                                       (336) 786-2121


We at Howell & Howell-Nelson Funeral Services will honor all valid preneed and life insurance policies with any other funeral home.  There will be no additional cost to you and we will do all the paperwork for you.  You will not lose any interest or dividends that you may have accumulated.  If you have an irrevocable preneed with another funeral home you can still transfer to another funeral home of your preference.


For verification of the above information, please contact the N.C.Board of Funeral Services 1-800-862-0636.


We offer on premises Licensed Insurance Agent for final expense insurance.

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