Walnut Lawn Funeral Home, Ltd.


is a locally family-owned and operated funeral home and crematory.

We are personally committed to providing

"Tender Moments - Tender Care" services with "Our Family Serving Your Family."

Walnut Lawn Funeral Home, Ltd. was founded in 1989 in Springfield, Missouri, by the DeGraffenreid and Wood families. DeGraffenreid-Wood-Crematory was added in 2013. We are NOT a corporately-owned funeral home, that has simply bought a family-name funeral home and advertise as such, as is common in the Springfield area. Prior to 1989, the Wood family owned and operated Wood Funeral Home in Hartville, MO, for many years. We are small enough to give personal attention, but large enough and experienced to accommodate even the largest of funerals.

The Walnut Lawn Funeral Home, Ltd. - DeGraffenreid-Wood-Crematory professional team of licensed funeral directors, preneed counselors, and funeral assistants/hosts are committed to providing friendly, personal attention and care for your loved ones and funeral arrangements to exceed your expectations, with over 150 years of combined experience. It is a goal for us to form a special relationship with your family -taking care of the specific details for the funeral service for your loved, making it unique and special, so you may spend time with your family and friends to celebrate your loved one's life and special memories.

Features include:

  • Remodeled and beautifully decorated facility
  • Small and large chapel
  • Private visitation paralors
  • Reception Area for meals and/or light refreshments
    • Catering available through our                                                        
      Celebration of
      Life Catering Service" at walnutlawncatering.com
  • Onsite Crematoryallowing your loved one to stay in our direct care
  • Full line of large and keepsake urns and cremation jewelry
  • One-of-a-kind oak urn bearer for memorial services
  • Internet broadcasting of funeral service 
  • High quality line of caskets and vaults
  • Keepsake Medallions
  • Memorial packages with custom colored memorial folders
  • Pictures of flowers in memorial books
  • Custom tribute dvd and music prep
  • Interactive website with custom webpage for your loved one
  • Military honor and benefit arrangements
  • Pre-planning and arrangements

We invite you to visit us to discuss funeral options for yourself or your loved one at our facility. A funeral director is always available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.


We are conveniently located at the corner of 
Kansas Expressway at Walnut Lawn

2001 W. Walnut Lawn Street
Springfield, MO 65807
Phone: (417) 886-6127
Fax: (417) 889-6845
Email: info@walnutlawnfuneralhome.com