COVID-19 UPDATE

Restrictions Update - Friday, May 7, 2021

Although we are in the midst of a province wide circuit-breaking lockdown until May 31, 2021 , we at J. Albert Walker Funeral Home, are still here to serve you and our community throughout these uncertain times. Should you need our assistance, please call 902-477-5601. We are doing our part to stay safe and protect our community, municipality and province. 

In adherence with Nova Scotia Public Health directives, we are now using all available resources to connect with clients, including email, phone and Zoom. An appointment is now required for anyone who may need to enter the building. We will be asking screening questions upon entry, along with collecting contact tracing information.

Should you require information or assistance with funeral pre-arrangements, please note that this can still be done, via phone and/or email.

The Nova Scotia border will be closed, effective Monday, May 10th, 2020. Travel is not permitted to attend funerals or services such as a burial or celebration of life.  Exemption may be made to visit an immediate family member who is nearing end of life. Exceptional circumstances requests may be made by emailing: c19compassionate@novascotia.ca. 

Non-essential travel in and out of each provincial municipality has been restricted until May 31, 2021.

Funeral Receptions are not permitted at this time. 

Visitations are not permitted at this time.

Funeral Services may still be held with 5 family members. Masks and social distancing are required at all times. 

Thank you for helping us all do our part to flatten the third wave. 


Welcome to J. Albert Walker Funeral Home

For more than 50 years J. Albert Walker Funeral Home has had the privilege of serving the families of Spryfield and the greater Halifax community. We are honoured that you have placed your trust in us in the past and we work everyday to ensure that we continue to earn that trust for the future. 

Welcome to our home on the internet. As we do when you come through our front door we try to anticipate your needs when you visit us here.  On this site you will find the details of our current services and have the opportunity to sign the family's guest book or pledge a memorial donation.

Also included is some information on pre-planning funerals and assistance for the grieving. We've even provided maps and directions to help you find us. All of this and more is just a click away.

We hope you find this helpful and we invite your comments.