Service Corporation International Announces Schedule for First Quarter 2005 Earnings Release and Conference Call

HOUSTON, May 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Service Corporation International (NYSE: SCI) will report results for the first quarter 2005 on Monday, May 16, 2005, before the financial markets open. The Company expects to also file its Form 10-Q on the same day. A conference call will be hosted by senior management to discuss the first quarter results. Details of the conference call are as follows:

     What:     Service Corporation International First Quarter 2005 Earnings
               Conference Call

     When:     Monday, May 16, 2005 at 10:00 a.m. Central Time

     How:      Dial-in Number -- (913) 981-5532 or via the internet at
               http://www.sci-corp.com

     Replay:   (719) 457-0820 / Code 4912661 -- Available through May 30, 2005
               or http://www.sci-corp.com/confcalls.html -- Available for
               approximately 90 days

     Contact:  Sandy Bobo at (713) 525-5395

Service Corporation International, headquartered in Houston, Texas, owns and operates funeral service locations and cemeteries. We have an extensive network of providers, including 1,169 funeral service locations and 390 cemeteries in North America as of March 31, 2005. For more information about Service Corporation International, please visit our website at http://www.sci-corp.com .

SOURCE  Service Corporation International
    -0-                             05/12/2005
    /CONTACT:  Sandy Bobo of Service Corporation International,
+1-713-525-5395/
    /Web site:  http://www.sci-corp.com
                http://www.sci-corp.com/confcalls.html /
    (SCI)

CO:  Service Corporation International
ST:  Texas
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SU:  CCA MAV

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