Thank you for visiting the Shellhouse Funeral Home, Inc., Shellhouse-Rivers Funeral Home, Inc. and Shellhouse-Rivers Crematory website.
Shellhouse Funeral Home, Inc. and Shellhouse-Rivers Funeral Home, Inc., have consistently been chosen as the best funeral homes in Aiken by readers of the Aiken Standard since 2006.
The business was started in 1993 and is owned and operated by the Shellhouse family of Aiken, SC. Beginning in 2002, we acquired Rivers Funeral Home and it became Shellhouse-Rivers Funeral Home, Inc. For peace of mind of families who choose cremation, Shellhouse - Rivers Crematory offers Aiken's only on-site crematory at our East Pine Log Road location.
Bethany Cemetery was purchased by the Shellhouse family in 2000. The cemetery was founded in 1892 and much of Aiken's history lies in the plots and tombs within the grounds. The state historical commission once wrote on the history of the site, "To walk through Bethany Cemetery is to walk through the history of Aiken."
I invite you to browse through our site, and feel free to contact us with any questions you may have about our business, staff and the services we offer.
Robert W. Shellhouse, Jr.
AIKEN, SC - JANE FLEMMING, 86, wife of Paul Flemming, died Sunday, May 3, 2015 at Pruitt Health Aiken. ... View full obituary
AIKEN, SC – ANN MAJOR VERENES, 91, widow of Stathy J. Verenes, died peacefully Saturday evening, May 2, 2015 at ... View full obituary
AIKEN, SC – BRYANT KENT McLAUGHLIN, 56, beloved husband of 24 years to Donna Supranowicz McLaughlin, died suddenly Thursday evening, ... View full obituary
NORTH AUGUSTA, SC- FREDERICUS AUKUSTINUS HOMMES, 80, died Wednesday, April 29, 2015 at his residence. ... View full obituary
AIKEN – Mrs. Helen Jo Hacker Ashley, 88, passed away Tuesday, April 28, 2015 at her residence. ... View full obituary
AIKEN – Mrs. Ruby Parker Sizer, 90, passed away Tuesday, April 28, 2015. ... View full obituary
NEW ELLENTON, SC – BERNICE BRANHAM DIXON, 85, widow of Davis Ross Dixon, died Monday, April 27, 2015 at her ... View full obituary
AIKEN, SC - Born in Edgefield, South Carolina on September 15, 1923, Gladys Chapman Bates passed away at her home ... View full obituary
AIKEN, SC - DENNIS REARDON,75, beloved husband of Clair Reardon, died Sunday, April 26, 2015 at his lake house in ... View full obituary
AIKEN, SC – HARRY HASTINGS WOODWARD, JR., 82, died peacefully Sunday, April 26, 2015 at Anchor Health and Rehab of ... View full obituary
HARLEM, GA - On the evening of April 25, 2015, Harold Heath entered into eternal peace worshipping his loving Savior ... View full obituary
Aiken, SC ROGER J. DONNELLY, JR, 52, died Friday April 24 at his residence. A native of Red Bank, NJ, ... View full obituary
AIKEN, SC- JANET MERLE CANADAY JOHNSON, 59, beloved wife of the late Herbert Johnson, died Thursday, April 23, 2015. ... View full obituary
AIKEN – Kevin William Sikes, Jr., infant son of Kevin William Sikes, Sr. and Sherry Key, passed away Tuesday, April ... View full obituary
AIKEN, SC – ELIZABETH MAYNARD, 97, widow of Dewaine DeLaurier, died Monday, April 20, 2015 at Pepper Hill Nursing Center. ... View full obituary