- 1 Season
Funeral Boss is a television show that airs on Discovery-Fit Health. This show is about an African American man who has been running a successful funeral business for years. He is showing his sons' and his daughter, Tiara how to become successful like he is in the funeral business. Mr. Bill Harris runs a tight ship at his funeral business in Saint Louis. He is a perfectionist when it comes to his clients. He wants his clients to feel comforted, welcomed and appreciated when they come to discuss funeral arrangements with him. In this business, every aspect must be organized, delegated and executed verbatim, or the funeral service will be unorganized, which is always bad for business. Mr. Harris is teaching his children the ropes, in hopes his children passing on the business from generation to generation and thus, keeping it in the family even after he is gone. The viewers get to witness the reality of death, and what procedures one must follow in order to finalize a loved one's funeral. Mr. Harris will take each of his client by the hand, and help them understand the next steps to take in the grieving process. The audience will see how the deceased will begin their journey in getting ready for their own funeral. He will dress them, put on their maker up, and even talk to them, all out of the love for his work and respect for his clients. At times the Harris family might seem argumentative, but that is part of working with family members. Each son has his own issues and personalities, which makes each show interesting and edgy. When it is all said and done, the Harris family will always rise to the occasion to get the job done. The family must put their emotions and feelings aside to fully do their job. If the job isn't done correctly, Mr. Harris will have his say, and then action must be done to fix the problem.