305 Roanoke Boulevard
Salem, VA 24153
Phone: 540-389-5441
Fax: 540-389-2107

Immediate Need

If you have immediate need of our services, we're available for you 24 hours a day.

Obituaries & Tributes

It is not always possible to pay respects in person, so we hope that this small token will help.

Pre-Arrangement

A gift to your family, sparing them hard decisions at an emotional time.

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Why Come to Us

We know there are other funeral homes serving our area, and would never do anything to disparage their services or undermine their success.

Yet, we need you to know that our funeral home is truly different. We take great pride in the care we provide the families we serve, and invite you to browse this section of our website to learn this simple truth for yourself: the experienced staff of our funeral firm is committed to doing everything we can to meet, and exceed, your expectations.

We will help you in planning a funeral, or making pre-need arrangements for yourself or a loved one. Our experienced staff can also assist those in need of bereavement support. Call us, day or night, at 540-389-5441 to speak with a member of our staff.
 

Our Difference
Not many folks have thought about the qualities in a preferred funeral home. Yet, when you read of who we are, and how much we care; you’ll know exactly what you should expect.
Our Services
Here you’ll find information on all the services we can provide your family. Our experienced staff can guide you in selecting the most appropriate and services for your needs.
Funeral Merchandise
Our selection of products offers you the widest array of ways to honor your loved one. We invite you to view our burial and cremation caskets, urns, vaults, keepsakes and other personalized items.
Obituaries & Commemorations
Visiting the online memorial for a loved one gives you many unique opportunities to pay tribute to their memory. Here’s where you can search our listings of current and past services.
Calendar of Events
Calendar of Events at John M. Oakey and Son and Events of interest in Salem and the Roanoke Valley.

365 Days of Healing

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52 Weeks of Support

It's hard to know what to say when someone experiences loss. Our free weekly newsletter provides insights, quotes and messages on how to help during the first year.