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.
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.
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 are 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.