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Passing the Torch

The Role of Black-owned Businesses

We are so grateful to be included in this Black History report on WALB TV. Click the link below to read the full article.

About Us

Barnum Funeral Home, Inc. is a family owned and operated mortuary, serving southwest Georgia for over 115 years. We offer professional and personal service to each of our families. It is our goal to help each family through this difficult time with compassion, professionalism and thoughtfulness. We are located in Americus-Sumter County, Georgia at 217 Ashby Street.

We offer comfortable, modern beautiful facilities. Our separate chapel building with stained windows and music system is available for funeral services, wakes, private and public visitations.

Our office building includes separate private visitation rooms, spacious conference room, business offices, beautiful selection room, foyer and lounge and a tranquil garden area with fountain. Paved public parking is on the rear of the buildings.

Contact Us. Visit Us.

Barnum Funeral Home, Inc.

P.O. Box 1185 | 217 Ashby Street, Americus, Georgia 31709

Telephone: (229) 924-2958  
Fax: (229) 924-2957

Information Line: (229) 928-2955


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