Oscar's Mortuary

★★★★☆
  • 1700 Oscar Dr

    New Bern, NC 28562

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  • 252-633-1156

About Oscar's Mortuary

Categories
  • Funerals
  • Cemeteries
Hours
M-Su 7am-6pm
Special Offer
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Emails
  • info@oscarsmortuary.com
Payment Options
  • Cash
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Personal Services

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We were pleased with the service from the Dove family. They were very helpful and patient with us. Their facilities were very nice and comfortable. They offered a variety of services to help fit our needs.

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We were pleased with the service from the Dove family. They were very helpful and patient with us. Their facilities were very nice and comfortable. They offered a variety of services to help fit our needs.

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Message from Oscar's Mortuary

Oscar's Mortuary, Inc. was founded January 16, 1960 by Oscar Roosevelt Dove and wife, Grace Becton Dove. They founded and operated the business to provide quality service in the field of funeral service to the families served. In the early 60's Oscar's involvement in the Civil Rights movement resulted in the Mortuary being targeted by the Klu Klux Klan; crosses were burned and the building was bombed.His death in 1975 and Grace's death in 2010 will not stop their work for it lives on in their children and grandchildren who have followed in their footsteps. The staff has been active in Civil Rights, Voting Drives, Mental Health Association, Senior Citizens Programs, Craven County Hospice, Craven County Planning and Zoning Board, Craven County Outreach Organization, YMCA Board, Chamber of Commerce, Cancer Fundraising Drives, MS Bike Tour and Planning Committee, Habitat for Humanity Board, Meals on Wheels, RCS Board, and hold memberships in the Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Neuse-Pamlico Sound Women's Coalition, Inc., the Funeral Directors and Morticians Association of North Carolina, Inc. and North Carolina Funeral Directors Association, NAACP, Knights of Columbus, Jazz Preservation Society of New Bern, George B. Willis Masonic Lodge, and Zeno Temple Elks Lodge.The firm has licensed funeral directors, embalmers, pre-need specialist, licensed insurance agents and notary publics to assist their clients in various needs.The firm has continued to be active in the area of funeral service being the FIRST to:Integrate the predominately White City Owned New Bern Cemeteries Have a funeral precession cross the Cherry Branch-Ferry To educate the general public by Newspaper Advertising concerning the changes in funeral service. Our goal is to continue to serve our communities in a professional manner; and we strive to make our communities a better place to live.

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