James Cockburn Funeral Directors
Funeral Services in Glasgow, Scotland
Established in 1932 by the late James Turnbull Cockburn, the firm was one of thirteen Independent Funeral Directors in the Historical Burgh of Govan. Today we're the only Independent Family Owned Funeral Directors still operating in this area. James Cockburn continued to work in the business along with his wife Muriel and a tiny team, up until his retiral in 1974. In 1972 he was joined by his nephew, Jim Henshelwood, who took over the running of the business when James retired. During the late 1970's and 1980's the business continued to expand with the original premises totally renovated and expanded in 1984.