Who We Are : Our Location

Our Story Our Staff
Howerton & Bryan Funeral Home

Located on West Main Street adjacent to historic Brightleaf Square, Howerton & Bryan's physical plant encompasses nearly half a city block with its funeral home, memorial chapel, garages and spacious on-site parking facility. From the stately Memorial Chapel that comfortably seats 300 - to its elegantly appointed family visitation suites - Howerton Bryan's facilities are continually maintained and updated to meet the needs of the families we serve. The Memorial Chapel and its appointments were designed to accommodate families of all faiths. A study for the participating clergy and ante-rooms for musicians are also available.

Our Facility

Howerton & Bryan Funeral Home
1005 West Main Street
Durham, North Carolina 27701

Phone: 919 682-5464
Fax: 919 682-5467

Contact Us


From 40 East (Raleigh)
From 40 east take exit 279B, The Durham Freeway North (Also known as Hwy 147) to exit 12C- Duke Street, make a right at the top of the ramp and go to the 3rd light - make a left onto Main St. go past the first light and Howerton & Bryan is just past Brightleaf Square on the left. Come up the driveway, our parking lot is behind the building.

From 85 South (Burlington, Greensboro)
From 85 headed North take exit # 172 (Durham Downton/Highway 147 Exit). You will be on the Durham Freeway headed south. Take exit # 14 (Swift Avenue). At the top of the exit ramp make a left, go over the railroad tracks and make a right onto Main Street. Go through 3 traffic lights and Howerton & Bryan will be on the right. Come up either driveway, our parking lot is behind the building.

From 85 North (Creedmoor, Oxford, Virginia)
From 85 headed South, exit at Duke St./Gregson St. (Northgate Mall Exit) At the exit ramp you will make a left onto Gregson Street. You will cross back over 85 and Northgate Mall will be on your right. Continue on Gregson Street about 1.5 miles. Make a right onto Main St. Howerton & Bryan will be about 50 yards on your left. Come up either drive, our parking lot is behind the building.

From Highway 70 (Raleigh)
From 70 headed West. 70 will run into 85 South. From 85 South exit at Duke St./Gregson St. (Northgate Mall Exit) At the exit ramp you will make a left onto Gregson Street. You will cross back over 85 and Northgate Mall will be on your right. Continue on Gregson Street about 1.5 miles. Make a right onto Main St. Howerton & Bryan will be about 50 yards on your left. Come up either drive, our parking lot is behind the building.

From 15-501 Bypass (Chapel Hill)
From 15-501 (Durham/Chapel Hill Blvd) coming towards Durham take the 15-501 bypass. From the bypass take the Durham Freeway South to exit 14 (Swift Avenue). At the top of the exit ramp make a left, go over the railroad tracks and make a right onto Main Street. Go through 3 traffic lights and Howerton-Bryan will be on the right. Come up the drive, our parking lot is behind the building.

Weather Forecast, please wait...

Durham's finest since 1874. Locally owned and operated.

Send Flowers
Our locations are handicapped accessible.