Testimonials

We receive many letters from the families we've served, thanking us for our caring ways during their time of loss. Their words warm our hearts, and speak to you of our professionalism, compassion, and the true value of the services we provide.

  • Buddy and Juanita Hudson

    November 07, 2017

    "Trey Finch went above and beyond. He was a comfort in the horrible situation our family was facing." Read more

  • Elizabeth Cheatham of Lynchburg, VA

    November 07, 2017

    "Staff was extremely dignified and helpful in assisting me on a limited budget. The facility was immaculately arranged and convenient and the chair lift at the steps was a plus. I had no doubt that Finch and Finch would provide an adequate service, but the extras provided were most comforting and appreciated." Read more

  • Jimmy Pittard of Lynchburg

    October 04, 2017

    "All the staff was most caring and willing to assist in any needs. The facilities are very adequate; accommodations and appearance are most adequate and there is plenty of parking." Read more

  • Wakely Austin of Lynch Station

    September 29, 2017

    "Local, hometown service, like family, true friends. Service that was truly appreciated. Thank you!" Read more

  • Corinthia Sells of Chesapeake, VA

    August 23, 2017

    " Our funeral director was very professional and attentive to our family and our needs. He went way beyond the call of duty." Read more

  • Junis Williams of Hurt

    August 16, 2017

    "Kind, knowledgeable and took time to let me focus on details. Front receptionist was extremely nice." Read more

  • Wanda Goodman of Altavista

    July 10, 2017

    "You all were so gracious and wonderful to us. Thank you so much!" Read more

  • The Laronda Family of Massachusetts

    July 26, 2017

    "Rob, you made us feel so comfortable during this most difficult time of our lives. Thank you for your compassion and respect. Thank you for working well with John Ross' brothers at the Altavista Fire Comapny." Read more

  • Elaine Ferguson of Altavista

    July 11, 2017

    "Kind, clear explanation of all of the services needed. Friendly, efficient and well informed staff and the facilities were clean and neat. My treatment of all expenses was honest and fair." Read more

  • Pressley East of Altavista

    June 30, 2017

    "Finch & Finch has always provided professional services with improvement over the past years. I believe Finch & Finch Funeral Home is number one in the state of Virginia." Read more

  • The Cox family of Evington

    April 20, 2017

    "Trey was so wonderful when we lost PaPa. We could not have asked for anyone better." Read more

  • Bonnie Kiger of Lynchburg

    April 20, 2017

    "Accomodating, respectful, and knowledgeable. We were appreciative of the care and concern shown to us." Read more

  • Gwen Logwood of Gretna

    April 20, 2017

    "Very professional. Our families will continue to use Finch and Finch based on previous experiences." Read more

  • Barbara Markham of Gladys

    March 22, 2017

    "Everything was very nice." Read more

  • Curtis Keesee, Jr. of Hurt

    March 15, 2017

    "Everyone was excellent in their service to our family during this time" Read more

  • Lori Jefferson of Penhook

    March 08, 2017

    "Everyone was very impressed with Trey - his attention to detail, explanation of order of service to family, etc. Everything was good." Read more

  • Robert Phillips of Evington

    March 08, 2017

    "All anyone could want. Highly recommend to anyone" Read more

  • Ruth Dalton of Lynch Station

    March 08, 2017

    "Trey was very good in helping our family with all the details, we all were very please with his knowledge in this situation. We were very pleased with the care and help of everyone during this tough time for our family!! Thank You" Read more

  • Dennis Shirlen of Altavista

    February 17, 2017

    "I could not be more impressed or pleased with Trey. He is a valuable asset to your company. Everyone was so very thoughtful, caring, helpful and courteous is the key word. The facilities are spotless! So very thankful and impressed with how smooth and easy everything went. My father and mother's services were both top notch and professional, but at the same time respectful and very courteous. Could not ask for more!" Read more

  • Kathy Dodson of Altavista

    February 10, 2017

    "The funeral director and staff were professional, attentive & courteous. The facilities are top of the line, beautiful and comfortable seating." Read more

  • Branda Carper of Atlanta, GA

    January 25, 2017

    "Everyone was wonderful and helpful, kind and compassionate. There is nothing like a small town. I was not lost in a crowd of people who did not know my family. Thank you for everything." Read more

  • Melba Blanks of Altavista

    January 15, 2017

    "Very professional & friendly. Over the years of attending funerals, Bobby would always look at his watch & comment on the exactness of Finch's timing" Read more

  • Celeste Shirlen of Altavista

    December 20, 2016

    We were treated with love and respect. Trey Finch was very caring with our feelings. Always guiding and never pushing. Thank you for such wonderful service you provided for the Shirlen family. We cannot begin to thank you enough or sing enough praises to you and the staff. Read more

  • Dana Hodges of Ruckersville

    December 15, 2016

    "We thank thank thank you so much. God Bless you all and especially your business." Read more

  • Elizabeth Ann Green Shelton of Richmond

    November 29, 2016

    "A funeral is always hard no matter what, but add that the planner lives 2.5 hours away. As soon as my mother became ill I started the preplanning with Trey & Rob. I could not have asked for anyone to have been more kind, understanding and patience. A lot had to be handled over the phone & email back and forth but Trey was awesome. All of the staff was wonderful. Trey even went the extra mile to help me with after the service event I was having trouble with. I really can't say enough about the way things were done. All of my family was very pleased. Thank you for everything!" Read more

  • Carolyn Anderson of Midlothian

    November 02, 2016

    "Kevin Brown did an excellent job for us. The funeral staff is the best, the facilities are beautiful, the ceremony was amazing. I can't think of anything that would have made things better. Robbie, Trey and Kevin were so helpful." Read more

  • Karla Eure of Lynch Station

    October 14, 2016

    "The funeral director was very kind and knowledgeable. The facilities were very clean and we really like the remodel. The ceremony went well and was very organized." Read more

  • Tiffany Mattox of Lynch Station

    September 20, 2016

    "Very clean facilities; the staff was very caring and made things very easy. Special thanks to Kevin and Sharon they were both very nice, professional and kept contact with me all the way and answered every question in detail." Read more

  • Robert & Sherrie Simpson of Hurt

    September 06, 2016

    "Very pleased with everything; very comfortable & calming facilities" Read more

  • Gail Trent of Evington

    September 06, 2016

    "Everyone was wonderful to me and family was very impressed with the whole procedure and their helpfulness." Read more

  • Samantha Moon of Gladys

    August 16, 2016

    The funeral director was "very professional, concerned, went the extra mile to contact other family members, polite and very helpful." The ceremony was "very organized and allowed us to celebrate the life of our loved one." Read more

  • Lindsey Moore of Salem

    August 08, 2016

    "The entire staff was absolutely wonderful!!! Thank you all so very much!" Read more

  • Lindy Stewart of Hurt

    July 21, 2016

    "Very comfortable facilities. We appreciate the coffee, water and availability of snacks. My father didn't want any ceremony or memorial. I appreciate that the funeral director & staff respected that & didn't try to push any additional service. I think that their were more than enough products to chose from to meet the needs of different people. Much more than I expected. Your business has always been very considerate and professional." Read more

  • Margaret Liebchen of Altavista

    May 07, 2016

    "Outstanding in every way and a never to be forgotten event" Read more

  • Butch Carr of Altavista

    April 17, 2016

    "Finch & Finch was the absolute right choice for our family. You provided exactly the right balance between being professional and personal. Especial thanks to Trey for all he did to assist us." Read more

  • Donald Perkins of Gretna

    April 10, 2016

    "From the funeral director to the staff, facilities and everyone involved our family was satisfied and well pleased with how we were treated and the care and detail given to our mother." Read more

  • Donna Billingsley Lowitzki of Altavista

    April 03, 2016

    The funeral director "showed compassion, quite professional and in my case had lots of patience..." The facilities are "absolutely lovely and welcoming, and has a calming atmosphere..." "Thank you so much for all you do for your kindness and compassion at a difficult time." Read more

  • Mattie Wyatt of Gretna

    March 25, 2016

    "Couldn't have done better. We want to thank you and your staff for all that you did. Rob you all did a great job. Thanks again." Read more

  • Pamela Knight of Glen Allen

    March 16, 2016

    "Rob as always was excellent. (Staff) Friendly, compassionate and great. (Facilities) Best looking business in Altavista and always has been... Thank you for making a difficult time easier" Read more

  • Jo Walters of Charlotte, NC

    March 16, 2016

    "Trey Finch was professional, knowledgeable, and he treated our family with kindness and compassion. Kevin and Sharon were helpful and friendly... (Ceremony) Everything was sweet, uplifting, and dignified. Thank you for everything!" Read more

  • Betty Hunley of Lynch Station

    March 07, 2016

    "Rob is great. Kevin did an excellent job visiting with us and explaining certain information... Have received so many compliments about the service and how meaningful and special it was." Read more

  • Lillian Elizbeth Epperson of Gladys

    February 13, 2016

    "We were very satisfied with every aspect of the funeral arrangements, the director, staff and all concerned. Thanks for being so kind to all of us." Read more

  • Pamela Malo of Waverly Hall, GA

    January 24, 2016

    "Trey went above & beyond to make the process as easy as possible, Kevin was also very helpful with getting the process started." Read more

  • Cheryl Dutka of Evington

    January 08, 2016

    Kevin "...was excellent, very nice. I liked the was he came and told me everything before it happened (step by step)... Thanks everyone for being so nice and friendly." Read more

  • Louise Williams of Altavista

    December 10, 2015

    "The family is well pleased with the way everything was handled" Read more

  • Joan Woodson of Lynch Station

    December 04, 2015

    "Outstanding - Trey was professional, compassionate and attentive to all details. I never felt rushed into making any hasty decisions. He will definitely carry on his family's excellent reputation. Rob helped us with the pre-planning, which was invaluable. As always, he is top notch. All other staff members were #1 on the day of the visitation and service. I can't thank all of you enough for your planning, conferencing and support both before and during Mama's service. I am grateful and humbled." Read more

  • Theresa Worsham of Long Island

    November 29, 2015

    "Everyone was thoughtful, kind and caring. Awesome staff. Sharon was really helpful... I could not have asked for anything more everything from visitation, video and ceremony, was done beautiful. Keep doing what you all are doing. May God Bless you all." Read more

  • Ruth Burns of Hurt

    November 22, 2015

    "Their is no question about it, you all have always been our funeral home when needed." Read more

  • Lee Waller of Gretna

    November 13, 2015

    "Kevin is excellent at what he does. He served us when Mama passed and we requested him this time - kind, compassionate and caring. Facilities are excellent inside and out." Read more

  • Louise Eades Johnson of Gladys

    November 03, 2015

    The Funeral Director "was very nice and explained everything well... The service was beautiful everyone was so nice and everything was carried out just beautifully." Read more

  • Billie Smith Brinkley of Hurt

    September 24, 2015

    "Finch & Finch has respectfully service 4 members in our family, that is one reason we continue to use you, but also because of the wonderful & respectful staff. Thank You" Read more

  • Vivian Mays of Gladys

    August 24, 2015

    "...we could not think of any way Rob could have made it better." Read more

  • Mike Claybrook of Gladys

    August 09, 2015

    "Everything was great! Thanks again for everything!" Read more

  • George Mays of Rustburg

    July 24, 2015

    "Kevin did an outstanding job. Everyone was very helpful and sincere. The ceremony was excellent - all went as good as it could." Read more

  • Robert McClanahan of Woodside, NY

    July 16, 2015

    "Thanks for the excellent service. It was a pleasure for all!" Read more

  • Judy Moon of Long Island

    May 13, 2015

    "Bob, Rob, and all staff are always so caring and friendly. The support shown truly does help a family through. Trey was wonderful... All staff are very helpful and supportive. A total "Yes" we can do whatever you want." Read more

  • Rachel Beeler of Forest

    April 25, 2015

    "Everyone at the funeral home did a wonderful job. I wouldn't have changed one thing. Thanks to all of you." Read more

  • Terry Brooks of Lynch Station

    January 06, 2015

    “Finch & Finch serves the area well. I have attended funerals in other states and towns and none are as professional and tuned to detail as Finch & Finch.” Read more

  • Judy Steadman & Family of Lynchburg

    September 25, 2014

    "Thank you for the great job you all did." Read more

  • Kaitlin & Jeffrey Critchley of Gretna

    August 13, 2014

    "Funeral director was very compassionate, very sensitive, extremely professional. Funeral staff was amazing! Facilities were wonderful and clean. Ceremony was very impressive. We couldn't have asked for better service and treatment." Read more

  • Wanda Amos of Hurt

    July 07, 2014

    "We were very pleased with everyone at the funeral home and how well you took care of our mother. Thanks so much!" Read more

  • Dale Menzel of Lynchburg

    May 28, 2014

    "Trey was wonderful in every way. He was very professional and his work was beyond perfect. He's quite the young man!! Thank you Trey and Robbie for making a sad time much more bearing with you time and talent. I could not ask for more!" Read more

  • Joyce, Jarrod & Marlo Henderson of Lynch Station

    May 21, 2014

    "Everything was top-notch!!" Read more

  • Dorothy Farmer of Roanoke

    April 22, 2014

    "Your service was the greatest. Thank You so much!" Read more

  • Alexander Hamlett of Gladys

    April 19, 2014

    "We could not have hoped for a better director. Kevin was professional, patient, sympathetic and very easy to work with. The office staff and other staff were very caring and professional. The facilities were beautiful. The ceremony was very well organized and conducted. We were very pleased with the way everything was handled. We can't express how much we were pleased with our director, Kevin." Read more

  • Nancy Rowland & Family of Hurt

    April 01, 2014

    "We were very pleased with Robbie and all his help in this bad time in our life, a very special thank you, Robbie. Thank you all and God Bless." Read more

  • Stephanie Viar of Lynchburg

    March 11, 2014

    “I really want to thank Finch & Finch for the very caring and personable way you treated my brother and I. I know you do this for a living and have to deal with death every day but your staff still treated us like we were very close friends and really cared about me and my family. Our mother meant the world to my brother and I, and she gave up her whole life to raise us and never once did we feel unwanted or unloved by her; so the respect and friendly atmosphere, Finch & Finch, provided for her was very important to us.” “Finch & Finch, has really done an excellent job for my family and I. We really want to thank you for that. I really had no idea what to do after my mother’s funeral, so the checklist and important phone numbers you sent following the service was a great help as well. It really gave me a place to start.” “Again, thanks to Finch & Finch for treating us like real people and not like another sale, because our mother was very special to us and we really felt like she was in good hands.” Read more

  • Ed & Pam Knight of Glen Allen

    March 10, 2014

    "Everyone at Finch and Finch has always been and continue to be wonderful in all you do. Kevin, Trey, the nice lady in the office, everyone is exceptional. Thank you for what you do and how you do it. You are a blessing to us all and Altavista." Read more

  • Ray Conner of Forest

    February 07, 2014

    "I would like to say that everyone was extremely sensitive to the situation. They were very professional and extremely helpful. Read more

  • Mildred Farmer of Altavista

    February 03, 2014

    "Finch & Finch is the Best. Trey was most helpful & considerate. I have only good recommendations for him. You're blessed to have a staff of people who are knowledgeable & kind. Thank you so much." Read more

  • Carolyn Owen of Pittsville

    February 02, 2014

    "Again, may thanks to all who worker with my mom, I got so many comments on how well she looked! Thanks Again!" Read more

  • Cindy McLaughlon of Highland Lakes, NJ

    January 20, 2014

    "Perfect - Everything was wonderful. I never felt rushed, taken advantage of. Very caring." Read more

  • Carol Willis of Lynchburg

    January 17, 2014

    "Funeral Director was very attentive, very clear of processes and what to expect. Ceremony was conducted in a very professional manner." Read more

  • Patricia Kuhrtz of Gretna

    January 08, 2014

    "Very good, Explained everything without pressuring you to go 'top of the line'." Read more

  • Vicki Wilson of Gladys

    January 05, 2014

    "Trey Finch did a wonderful job helping us through a difficult time. The funeral home is beautiful inside and out. Several of my family members commented on that. The ceremony was just as we had envisioned. My overall experience was wonderful dealing with every aspect of my husband's passing and memorial service." Read more