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A Legacy Cast In STONE

Bataung Memorials is Africa’s leading tombstone, plaque, statues and monuments manufacturer.

Our Profile

With head offices in Ekurhuleni and six other showrooms spread across Gauteng, Mpumalanga and Limpopo Province, Bataung Memorials has the capacity to cater for national demand. In fact, the company’s reach extends as far afield as Kenya, DRC, Gabon, Zambia, Botswana, Lesotho, Swaziland, Mozambique, and Zimbabwe, Lesotho and Swaziland.Bataung Memorials’ trust-based relationships with its customers have resulted in the company achieving the phenomenal feat of manufacturing more than 7 000 tombstones in a period of six years across southern Africa.

Our Background

As a wholly black-owned company with our market deeply entrenched in the black communities, we are aware of the challenges our people face as they attempt to fulfil their cultural obligations. Bataung Memorials’ business philosophy prioritises the company’s commitment to assisting families in honouring their deceased in a dignified, culturally appropriate fashion.Bataung Memorials enacts this philosophy by providing a wide variety of custom-designed tombstones and plaques at prices that accommodate virtually all income groups. In addition, the company offers customers all of the other products and services necessitated by a funeral ceremony, as well as funeral plans and ongoing maintenance of the gravesite.

Our Vision
* To be the tombstone manufacturer of choice throughout Africa.
* To afford Africans opportunities to have their legacy carved in stone.
* To be a world-class leader in the tombstone industry in terms of innovation and excellence
Our Mission
* To provide top quality products and services that accommodate all income groups.
* To offer first-rate customer service, whereby customers are treated with the utmost compassion and dignity.
* To provide customers with a wide variety of options and  that they would not be able to obtain elsewhere.
Our Values

In line with our business philosophy, Bataung Memorials is a relationship-driven company that prioritises compassionate treatment of the bereaved. We aim to provide a service that minimises people’s need to attend to the practicalities during the difficult experience of losing a loved one.
Bataung Memorials’ values and guiding principles are:

  • Botho (compassion)
  • Professionalism
  • Passion and innovation
  • Productivity and motivation
  • Trustworthiness, loyalty and commitment
Our History of Quality Service

Over the past 12 years, Bataung Memorials’ top quality products and excellent customer service have attracted a vast and loyal clientele. The majority of these satisfied customers make Bataung Memorials their go-to provider of funeral services and refer their relatives and acquaintances to the company. Since its inception in 2004, Bataung Memorials has manufactured and erected more than 7 000 (new figure?) tombstones.

Significantly, the company has designed and manufactured tombstones for a long list of prominent citizens and celebrities, including:

  • Nelson Mandela
  • Dr. Leabua Jonathan (former Prime Minister of Lesotho)
  • Solomon “Stix” Morewa (South African Football Association president)
  • Emmanuel “Scara” Ngobese (Kaizer Chiefs soccer player)
  • John “Shoes” Moshoeu (Bafana Bafana soccer player)
  • Leonard “Wagga Wagga” Likoebe (Kaizer Chiefs soccer player)
  • Jacob “Baby Jake” Matlala (flyweight boxing world champion)
  • Gugulethu “Gugu” Zulu (national motor racing champion and television personality)
  • Dolly Rathebe (musician and actress)
  • Lindiwe Chibi (actress)
  • Mduduzi “Mandoza” Tshabalala (musician)
  • Nkululeko “Flabba” Habedi (musician)
  • Jabu Khanyile (musician)
  • Vuyo Mokoena (musician)
  • Vuyo Mbuli (television presenter)
  • Simba Mhere (television presenter)

Contact Us

a service that minimises people’s need to attend to the practicalities during the difficult experience of losing a loved one

Head Office:





011 860 2400

423 Tsolo Section Katlehong