Compassionate, professional and supportive.

We’ll help you plan a unique, personal funeral, together.

Welcome to R & H Barker

Independent Funeral Directors

covering Oxfordshire and beyond


Losing a loved one is one of the most difficult things we face but, with R & H Barker as your Funeral Director, you will not be alone.

Our compassionate, professional team will support you at this most challenging of times, and help make your burden a little lighter.

Let us guide you through the decisions, and we’ll help you plan a unique, personal funeral, together.

Our experienced, dedicated staff will take care of everything, giving you time to concentrate on helping each other through the emotional time of bereavement.

We’ll make it a day to remember, for all the right reasons: a fitting tribute to a life well lived.

What we offer


Arranging the Funeral

Visit us at our homely arranging room, or if you’d prefer, we will visit you at home, at a time that suits you and your family.

Cost Advice

You will receive a full written estimate, which will be signed, giving you confidence in the funeral we have arranged.

Chapel of Rest

We have a lovely private chapel of rest at both our Didcot and Wantage funeral homes, where you may visit your loved one to say a final goodbye.

Headstones and Memorials

A memorial headstone can help in the gradual acceptance of loss: it is a permanent tribute to your loved one.


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