McDowell County's Only Locally Owned Funeral Homes

Marion (828) 652-3161
Old Fort (828) 668-3161

Westmoreland Funeral Home & Crematory is a locally owned and operated firm committed to helping you celebrate your life, or the life of one you love with a funeral or memorial service in keeping with the values and principles you hold dear.  As a family owned firm, and with Jim Gibson at the helm as the third generation of the Westmoreland family, we are positioned to provide your family with the compassionate care you expect from a locally owned funeral establishment. 

As the only funeral home in McDowell County with an on-site crematory, we are proud to be able to assure the families we serve that our cremation facility is used only for the families we personally serve and that your loved one is not transported to some unknown facility in a far-off place.  So, unlike many area crematories, we are not interested in how many cremations we can do but, rather, how well we can serve the families who entrust us with this choice of final arrangements.

Westmoreland Funeral Home & Crematory will also be there for you if you choose to plan your funeral or cremation or service in advance. Planning ahead is a caring and sensible act that can remove much of the burden on the ones you love.  It’s plain to see that making decisions now about your final arrangements can assure the family you leave behind that the choices you made in life are honored at your passing.

Westmoreland Funeral Home and Crematory in Marion and Westmoreland Funeral Service and Cremations in Old Fort, McDowell County’s leading funeral service provider, prepared to provide your family with superior service and care when it matters most.

If you would like to sign the online register book of one who has passed, first click on the name and then click "Condolences". You will then have the option of leaving a message to the family and even uploading a picture if you choose. 

Our Locations


198 South Main Street
| Marion, NC 28752
Tel: 1-828-652-3161


Old Fort 

Old Fort
26 South Thomason Street
| Old Fort, NC 28762
Tel: 1-828-668 3161



colton gotten big since the last time you saw him. We all miss you so much. I didn't know about this page till i clicked your name. today is three months since you have passed. the last thing i ever heard u say was goodbye. and i had no idea that it would be our last. Thank you so much for everything you have done for our family you helped so much and you were so kind to all of us. you gave us candy all the time you gave us that candy with your money you didn't have to do that but you did because you loved us. I miss you so much. it's like the second i found out you were gone. it's like someone shot a big hole in my heart. and im sure uncle kyle aunt karen and the boys felt the same. i have to go but i wanted you to know i miss you alot and ill see you soon.....

alyssa morgan

Featured Services

Send Flowers
View Obituaries

Directly order flowers, view and sign the condolences book, share memories and more to celebrate lives of those dearly missed.

Grief Support
Grief Support

Helpful resources to guide you through the loss of a loved one.


Take a few moments to express your wishes now and help to ease the burden on your loved ones.

Frequent questions
Frequent Questions

A collection of answers to questions that people often have when arranging for a funeral.

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