A Texas funeral home company is entering the Colorado market by acquiring two northern Colorado funeral homes.

Carriage Services Inc. (NYSE: CSV) of Houston said it's acquiring Viegut Funeral Home in Loveland and Carroll-Lewellen Funeral & Cremation Services in Longmont.

"We have always wanted to enter Colorado but have been patiently waiting for the right partners in the right markets. With our two announcements today, we can now accelerate our success in this rapidly growing area," said Mel Payne, chairman and CEO of Carriage Services, in a statement.

Financial terms of the acquisitions weren't disclosed.

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