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Service Corporation International Declares Quarterly Cash Dividend

HOUSTON, May 8 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of Service Corporation International (SCI) (NYSE: SRV) today declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of 7.5 cents per share of the common stock of the company.

R. L. Waltrip, chairman of the board and chief executive officer, said that the cash dividend is payable July 31, 1997, to shareholders of record at the close of business on July 15, 1997.

As of March 31, 1997, SCI operated 2,946 funeral service locations, 356 cemeteries and 148 crematoria. SCI provides funeral and cemetery services in North America, Europe and the Pacific Rim. SCI's stock is traded on the New York Stock Exchange. The company's ticker symbol is SRV.
SOURCE Service Corporation International
CONTACT: Todd Matherne, Vice President Investor Relations of Service Corporation International, 713-525-5243, or 102121,2653@compuserve.com