Funeral Home Outrage

Holman v. Nelms Funeral Home

In the Circuit Court of Madison County, Alabama, Case No.: CV2012-9000910.

The Plaintiff brought an action against the funeral home that did not embalm the body and also the air conditioning at the funeral home was broken. When the viewing occurred, the body had an offensive odor. The family was outraged. Plaintiffs sued for intentional infliction of emotional distress, fraud, negligence and break of contract. The case was settled at mediation on a confidential basis.