We are a proud and supportive member
of the following professional organizations:
Twiford Funeral Homes has earned the National Funeral Directors Association’s (NFDA) Pursuit of Excellence Award for 28 consecutive years. Not only does this place us in the top 5 elite funeral homes to earn this award, Twiford Funeral Homes is also the only funeral home in all of Eastern North Carolina, Virginia and surrounding states to receive this high honor.
The North Carolina Funeral Directors Associations and its members are dedicated to providing compassionate, personal and ethical service and support.
As a member of the Order of the Golden Rule, Twiford Funeral Homes is recognized as an independently-owned funeral home pledged to a strict code of ethical business and service standards with the philosophy of “Service measured not by gold, but by the Golden Rule,” (to do unto others as you would have them do unto you).
Selected Independent Funeral Homes is a worldwide trade association of independent, locally owned funeral homes who share a common interest in continuous improvement to best serve families and individuals in their times of need. As a hand-selected member, we have agreed to uphold the highest professional and ethical standards.
The Cremation Associating of North America is an international organization devoted to the proper treatment and respect for those who have chosen cremation and that cremation is preparation for memorialization.
ICCFA and it’s members pledge honor wishes, adminsister and safeguard all advance planning, protect and preserve all interment sites, and to care for the remains of those entrusted to us with dignity, respect and professional skill, whether at the funeral home, crematory or cemetery.
David H. Twiford, CEO of Twiford Funeral Homes and Chandler R. Olsen, of our Colony Chapel in Manteo, NC, have achieved the highest professional designation in funeral service, The Certified Funeral Service Practitioner (CFSP). This voluntary program distinguishes those far surpass the required education and service requirements, offering more than what is expected of them and serving their families and communities with compassion, creativity and integrity.
Twiford Funeral Homes is the honored provider of Veterans Funeral Care in the entire Northeast NC area. We offer Veteran specific services and merchandise at a reduced cost. Our staff is trained and licensed to assist with every detail of making final arrangements for Veterans. We help in applying for all Veterans’ benefits available and arrange military honors for our National heroes.