Important Vendor Information

Lee County Human and Veteran Services is seeking licensed and insured funeral establishments to participate in the indigent cremation program. The purpose of the indigent cremation program is to provide final disposition in accordance with the law for deceased persons who have no family, or whose family cannot afford private funeral arrangements. In order to qualify for this program, the death must have occurred within Lee County (but the decedent does not need to have been a county resident).

Funeral establishments who submit the required documentation by the October 15, 2019 deadline will be added to the 2019-2020 monthly rotation list. Any application received after the deadline, will be held for addition to the 2020-2021 monthly rotation list. 


Funeral establishments who are interested in being part of the rotation list for the 2019-2020 fiscal year must complete the Lee County Vendor Application and Agreement for Indigent Cremation Services

Required Attachments:
Lee County Local Business Tax Receipt
Funeral Home License
License to Cremate
Certificate of General Liability and Automobile Insurance

Complete Lee County Vendor Application, Agreement for Indigent Cremation Services and all required attachments must be returned to Bill Lawyer at glawyer@leegov.com.

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