Our Mission

The mission of the Independent Funeral Directors Association of Texas, Inc (IFDA) is to cultivate and promote the art and science of the funeral service profession; to elevate and sustain the professional character and education of funeral directors and embalmers; to promote communications, good will and mutual improvement; to protect the health and welfare of the general public; to encourage the advancement of all facts of funeral service; to extend any assistance necessary in offering service in individual cases of actual hardship; to encourage the enacting and enforcing of proper and just law relative to funeral and burial practices within the State of Texas; to represent and safeguard the common interests of its members and to foster and cooperate and deal fairly with other funeral directors.