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Welcome to the Louisiana State Board of Embalmers & Funeral Directors

The Board was formed in 1914 under legal citation R.S. 37:832 for the purpose of regulating embalmers, funeral homes, funeral directors, individuals engaged in the care and disposition of the deceased and handling consumer complaints.

Follow the links above the banner (landscape photo) for information regarding licensing requirements for funeral homes, crematories and individuals engaged in the care and disposition of the deceased.  Additional information can be found below.

 

Board Members; from left to right, Juan Joseph, Willie Davis, Rev. Shelton Dixon, Rev. Rodney McFarland, Gregory McKneely, Maurice Southall, Louis Charbonnet, Stephen Boudreaux, and Terry Luneau.  Additional information regarding the members, go to “About Us” then “Members”.

 

AG Opinions applicable to this board can be found under Notices and Information tab above – scroll to Notifications and Recent Updates


Email:      

kmichel@lsbefd.state.la.us  – Executive Director

hpenouilh@lsbefd.state.la.us – Administrative Executive Assistant


COMPLAINT FORM/INSTRUCTIONS

Consumer/Licensee Mission Statement

ADA -Americans with Disabilities ACT – Information / Forms


**INSPECTION INFORMATION**

Inspection Report Checklist

INSPECTION NOTICE

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Archived agendas and minutes can be found under Notices and Information, see tab above the banner.

Upcoming meetings:

Please check the calendar to the right of the page for upcoming events.  The meeting Zoom link and agenda link will be posted here.

Zoom is utilized for continuing education only for licensees that may be unable or choose not to attend meetings in person.  


Board Meeting                    Agenda:  Nov. 17, 2022
Time: Nov 17, 2022 10:00 AM Central Time (US and Canada)

Join Zoom Meeting
https://us06web.zoom.us/j/87493323031?pwd=bUdFQXovWnlYeGJZWHlEQVJhWnZGZz09

Meeting ID: 874 9332 3031
Passcode: iPp2N&en
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Meeting ID: 874 9332 3031
Passcode: 18617445
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Board Meeting         Agenda:
Time: Dec 6, 2022 09:00 AM Central Time (US and Canada)

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https://us06web.zoom.us/j/81151682705?pwd=cm9PRVk2QjVQVFdJMWdLUkJZVkZkdz09

Meeting ID: 811 5168 2705
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Meeting ID: 811 5168 2705
Passcode: 00178285
Find your local number: https://us06web.zoom.us/u/kdKULNPFkb


For the NBE testing information, please contact the International Conference of Funeral Service Examining Board (ICFSEB) at www.theconferenceonline.org or 479.442.7076. For accredited mortuary schools/programs, please visit the American Board of Funeral Service Education at www.abfse.org.


Consumers: Your Rights When Buying Funeral Goods & Services – FTC Information

Consumers: Shopping For Funeral Services – FTC Information

Public records request – please contact the office for information – 504.838.5109 or email at kmichel@lsbefd.state.la.us