Our Mission

The Oklahoma Funeral Directors Association enhances and cultivates the funeral service profession by advocating for its members through educational development, legislative representation and resource guidance. We are the voice for Oklahoma Funeral Service Professionals- challenging members to serve their communities with excellence and integrity.

OFDA Updates-Vital Records-Oklahoma State Department of Health-2016

LEGISLATIVE UPDATES-The last Legislative Session ended with additions of two vital records processes. Mandate for physicians to use ROVER SB 1147 New Law Requiring Physicians to use ROVER. The law provides in part: 63 § 1-317a E. No later than July 1, 2017, physicians licensed in this state shall be required to sign and file […]

NFDA Announces Officer Election Results – Bryant Hightower elected NFDA Secretary           

Brookfield, Wis. – The National Funeral Directors Association (NFDA) is pleased to announce that association members have elected the following individuals to serve as officers on the 2016-17 Board of Directors: President-elect Kenneth A. Cahall, CFSP, CCO; Treasurer Charles “Chuck” T. Bowman, CMSP, CFSP, CCO; and Secretary R. Bryant Hightower Jr., CFSP.

OFDA Workshops September 2016

  The Fall Workshop Schedule has been approved! Please note, these workshops are not set as District Meetings and all are welcome to attend any and all of the meetings you wish to participate in. Please let the OFDA office know if you plan to attend and how many will be attending. Restaurants require three […]

President’s Corner August 2016

I hope this letter finds all of you well.  Summer is almost over for the children, and many of you have or are enjoying some family time away and getting ready to send them back to school.  Remember to watch out for them as school starts. Several of us have returned from the NFDA Leadership […]

Medical Examiner Update

As you are aware, In the past five years, the office has improved our service in the following areas: – We have increased the permits staff from one employee in 2010 to four employees currently. – Daily, one physician is dedicated to permits at each location. – The average turnaround time for permits has improved from an average […]

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Contact Information

6801 N. Broadway | Suite 106
Oklahoma City, OK 73116
405-843-0730 or 800-256-6332
Fax: 405-843-5404