Funeral homes overwhelmed as suppliers run out of boards to make coffins
Marius du Plessis, marketing and communication manager for Avbob, said compared to June last year, funerals last month went up by about 30%.
Undertaker Lawrence Selaelo attends to a body, 6 July 2021, at Collinge and Co Funeral Directors in Fourways. The funeral industry is overwhelmed with the number of deaths in Gauteng due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Picture: Michel Bega