If you are a family member...

Save when you submit your obituary and photo using the self-serve portal. Click here.

Or you may submit your obituary and photo to us by email. You can do this by sending the obituary and photo to obituaries@greensboro.com as email attachments. Please make sure that you have included your name, address, phone number, and contact information for the funeral or cremation service that’s assisting you, as we will not able to publish your obituary until we receive this complete information.

If you do not have access to email, you may fax short obituaries to us at 336-373-7043 or contact us at 336-373-7072 to make a walk-in appointment with our representative between the hours of 1 p.m. and 3:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. We are not able to accommodate walk-in visits during the weekends or major holidays.  

Final Deadline: We must receive the obituary and successful prepayment from families no later than 3:30 p.m. the day before the obituary is scheduled to run in our paper. Although we are willing to accept an obituary up until that final deadline, we strongly encourage you to submit everything to us as early as possible to minimize the chance of human error.

Please view our Frequently Asked Questions section for more information about how obituaries are priced. Feel free to direct inquiries and questions to obituaries@greensboro.com

If you are a funeral home or cremation service...

Save when you submit obituary and photo using the self-serve portal. Click here.

Or you may submit your obituary and photo to us by email. You can do this by sending them as attachments to obituaries@greensboro.com. If your business does not have access to email, you may fax short obituaries to us at 336-373-7043. We will bill you for the cost of the obituary unless you indicate otherwise. 

If you are submitting an obituary on behalf of a family that plans to pay us directly by credit card, you must also submit the name, address, and phone number of the card holder. We will not be able to publish the obituary under any circumstances unless we receive this complete information. This policy is designed to protect our customers and our company from the possibility of being victim to a fraudulent credit card transaction. 

Final Deadline: If we are billing your service for an ad, we will receive your submissions as late as 3:30 p.m. the day before the obituary is scheduled to run in our paper. Although we are willing to accept an obituary up until that final deadline, we strongly encourage you to submit everything to us as early as possible to minimize the chance of human error. 

Other Important Information: The News & Record includes a commemorative keepsake plaque with every paid obituary submission. We are glad to assist your service by shipping the plaques directly to the family members if you are able to provide us with information for the next of kin. If you are not able to provide this information, we are glad to ship the plaque to your funeral service. 

Please view our Frequently Asked Questions section for more information about how obituaries are priced. Feel free to direct inquiries and questions to obituaries@greensboro.com