Obituary Form

This form is for paid obituaries, allowing the family to control the content. All obituaries are edited for style by an editor in our newsroom. Photographs may be included in paid obituaries, as well as flags for military or ex-military personnel. For any additional questions about the submission of a paid obituary, please contact 530-747-8023 or [email protected]

DEATH NOTICES: As a courtesy, a free death notice may be placed in The Davis Enterprise. The brief notice will contain the deceased’s name, age, city of residence, occupation, date of death and funeral information. Photographs and flags will not be included. For death notices, please do not use this form. To directly submit a free death notice, call 530-747-8051 or e-mail [email protected]

Any obituary or death notice placed by a private party must be confirmed through a funeral home or mortuary.

Obituaries submitted by 9 a.m., Monday through Thursday, will publish the following day. Obituaries to publish in Sunday’s paper must be received by 9 a.m. Friday.

Pre-payment is required for all obituaries.

  • Deceased's Information

  • (ex. John Smith)
  • (ex. Davis, CA)
  • (ex. Davis, CA)
  • Attach photo in JPG format. File size limit is 5 MB.

    Photo should be at least 5×7 inches and at least 200 dpi if possible. If you mail in or drop off a photo, it will be available for pickup in our front office following publication. We can mail the photo to you if requested.

  • Your Contact Information

    Please supply your contact information below.
  • (ex. “Jane Smith”)
  • (ex. 555-333-1515)
  • Our deadline for submission is 9AM on the previous business day

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