Caskets & Cocktails

29 EpisodesProduced by Katie Leverett Dan FaulknerWebsite

Do you have a question about death care? Morbid curiosity exists in everyone and Caskets & Cocktails is dedicated helping you peek behind the veil of the death care industry through hilarious personal stories that bring listener’s curious questions to life. .Mr. Danny, who has over 35+ years working… read more

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29 Episodes | 2018 - 2019

Party like Gypsies at a Funeral

September 10th, 2019


This episode is dedicated to some of the best listener questions!  Hear about the crazy parties that Gypsies host during between death and burials and then we'll move on to learn who is the worst Funeral-zillas during …

Pyros don’t make good grounds men

August 26th, 2019


Thank you so much for being a Patreon Supporter! This show wouldn’t happen without you and we so so appreciate it! 
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Hope you don't mind the Ghost Photo Bombs!

August 9th, 2019


We're kicking off Season 2 with spooky stories that will make ya think twice the next time you attend a funeral!  Wanna know if death care workers get spooked, listen in to find out!



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Your Worst Nightmare

August 5th, 2019


What's your worst nightmare...Falling in a grave? Getting arrested in front of everyone ya know? Consuming gross stuff? Join us as Mr. Danny puts a hilarious spin on your worst nightmares that have happened in the …

Don’t Break a Hip

June 11th, 2019


Accidents happen, but why people gots to get all nasty about it? Listen today to find out what kind of freaky accidents happen at the cemetery and join in the fun as we explore the surprisingly fun game Death Deck. 



Stinkin Seagulls

May 28th, 2019


Join us as we explore the new trend in Green Burials including burials and sea and mushroom burial suits. .  Be sure to follow us on social media! We …

Back Up The Moving Truck, These Bodies Need to Go!

May 13th, 2019


Back up the moving truck and keep your fingers crossed that creepy old dude from Poltergeist doesn't show up! If your a fan of the cult classic, you …

Wait, why is a mannequin at a funeral home?

April 30th, 2019


Wait is that a mannequin?  Ummm, nope, no it is not!  Listen to this insane episode where we discuss extreme embalming and other funeral home trends and debacles! . 



Slip & Slide from H-E-Double Hockey Sticks

April 15th, 2019


This is NOT the type of slip and slide anyone wants a part of!  Check out this episode where we find out the parallels of being buried on a hill!


You Do You Boo!

April 2nd, 2019


Is your family weird? Don’t worry, most seem to be! Check out this week to hear how folks jockey to be the biggest crier...or worst! 



Yo Mama’s a Liar

March 18th, 2019


In today’s episode we walk you through what ya might or might not want to do when writing an printing “Ding Dong the Witch” is gone in the local paper when your Mama passes. Listen in to hear the hilarious …

What's wrong with just letting people die stupid?

March 4th, 2019


Do you ever get angry?  Mr. Danny & Katie sure do and listen in to hear some hilarious stories about what happens when anger erupts at the …

Helmets are for Sissy's

February 11th, 2019


Poor parenting decisions lead to some pretty crazy stories in a cemetery!   Join us as a very special guest careens into this episode to take a hysterical and slightly shocking drive down memory lane!  


Son of a Biscuit Eater

January 28th, 2019


Whatcha wanna know?  This episode is dedicated to our listener questions and you'll find out what happens when bitter folks design tombstones, …

Don't Choke on Your Resolutions

January 14th, 2019


 How are your New Year's Resolutions going?  This episode is going to give you plenty of reasons to ditch those resolutions!  We also find out if it …

Master of Disguise

January 7th, 2019


Ever gone to a funeral incognito?  These Masters of Disguises sure did!  Listen in to find out the various disguises that have been spotted at funerals along with finding out your chances of being buried in the wrong …

The Family That Buries Together Is Happy Together...Or Are They?

December 31st, 2018


Is the family that buries together happy together? Find out what it’s actually like to work in the Death Care industry with the fam!




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Mistletoe & Holly Doesn’t Make Everyone Jolly

December 24th, 2018


While this might be the Merriest time of year, it sure doesn't make everyone Jolly!  We'll chat about an eccentric couple who made millions in the …

Tears in Your Beers

December 10th, 2018


Just because its a funeral doesn't mean you need to leave your "to-go cup" at home. Join us to find out what happens when booze, family and grieving are combined. We'll give you a hint... it's not great!



Who would've thunk?

December 3rd, 2018


This week we get to hear about a few stories that really standout in Mr. Danny's mind and you'd never think of these common issues... like how do you bury someone who is super tall or someone who is too wide for the …

And the Creepiest Husband Ever Award Goes To....

November 22nd, 2018


Thanksgiving at the funeral home just can’t be normal especially when this husband shows up with a creepy request. Join us as we chat about various burial traditions and our favorite turkey treats and a special shout …

Sneaky Snake Wranglin!

November 12th, 2018


Get a glimpse of what it's like running cemeteries everyday! Until we get a million more followers, Mr. Danny will stick to his day job which turns …

When Girlfriends And Wives Collide

November 2nd, 2018


Join us for a hysterical real life "Two Black Cadillacs" show down at the funeral parlor, banjo goodbyes and a creey encounter with the Insane Clown Posse fan base! Who knew music had such a huge impact on deathcare. 


Ghosts are pretty cheap labor

October 25th, 2018


Happy Halloween!!! Checkout this extra spooky episode where we explore a Satanic ritual run in along with a wondering cemetery ghost! 



Cemetery Cage Match

October 18th, 2018


This episode is all about the family drama! Listen in as Mr. Danny tells a hysterical tale about an epic cemetery brawl and we discuss a listeners email regard her family's death bed!

Is it a bird? Is it a plane? Nope....that’s a hot air balloon crashing!

October 10th, 2018


Mr. Danny hilariously relives a high flying encounter in the cemetery and answers listeners questions. Hot air balloons, tracker trucks and jerks with handle bar mustaches... believe me you are going to want to hit …

Putting the "Fun" in funeral

October 2nd, 2018


Which is more awkward... a funeral with a lost casket or a wedding with no bride... check out Mr. Danny and Katie's dive into missing caskets and mummies! Be sure to hit subscribe, because this is the party people are …

Biker Gangs love Seersucker & Bow Ties, right?

September 23rd, 2018


Mr. Danny tells us about the weirdest thing he’s ever buried with a body and how it ended with a new biker gang buddy! Check out this episode that features guns, knives, bikers, drugs and the Tennessee Bureau of …

Mama Ain't In A Drawer

September 10th, 2018



Do you have a question about death care? You might not have to dig too deep to determine the answer is most likely, YES! Morbid curiosity exists in everyone and Caskets & Cocktails is dedicated to accurately …

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