Shellhouse Funeral Home, Inc.
The business was started in 1993 and is owned and operated by the Shellhouse family of Aiken, SC. The 13,000 sq. ft. building and grounds stretch over a city block between Waterloo and Trafalgar streets in historic downtown Aiken. The interior is divided along an upstairs-downstairs arrangement, geared to the specific phases of planning and providing a complete funeral service. The upstairs is set aside for planning and preparation purposes, featuring an arrangement room, a casket display room showing a variety caskets, a vault room, an urn room, a dressing room, kitchen and two bedrooms. Downstairs is dedicated to family visitation, featuring four viewing rooms, business offices, and a chapel with a seating capacity of over two hundred and fifty people. The grounds are framed with huge magnolias and provide parking for over one hundred cars. We meet all the ADA requirements and have an elevator for access to the second floor.