About

About us

For caring and compassionate funeral directors in Chasetown, Burntwood, speak to John Short & Son. 

Family firm


We are an independent family firm of funeral directors based in Chasetown, Burntwood, Staffordshire. 

John Short & Son is a sixth-generation family business, owned and run by John and Mary Short, together with their daughter Catherine and a dedicated team of long-serving and professional staff.
Established since 1866, we offer a nationwide service to assist in all aspects of planning a funeral for your family member or loved one. 
Family Firm - Funeral Directors in Burntwood

Available 24hrs a day


Our services are available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, so you can rest assured that John Short & Son will go out of our way to alleviate some of the strain during this stressful time.

We can help out in whatever way we can, and we offer numerous services to help you through this difficult time, from making all the arrangements for a bespoke funeral, to providing an ambulance service to pick up the body if a person has died in their own home.

The grieving process is one of hardest to go through in life, and it can be made all the more complicated by the paperwork that has to be filled in when a person dies. At John Short & Son, we can help you out no matter what stage of this process you are going through, and we are always happy to lend advice for whatever problem you may be going through.
24 hours a day Funeral Directors in Burntwood
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