Meet Our Staff

Our staff provides excellent funeral planning services.

We have years of experience caring for families from all walks of life, cultures and faiths. Our unsurpassed staff and our family provide kind, caring, professional service. Each family comes to us because they know we are leaders in our profession who are dedicated to excellence in service, adhere to the highest funeral industry standards, and have exceptional integrity. We consistently earn phenomenally high customer satisfaction survey results.

Our licensed, professional staff is here for you 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Please call 270-265-2150 anytime. We will even come to you to make arrangements in the comfort of your home.

Prompt, compassionate service is always just a phone call away, where and when you need it.


Wayne Pearson

Wayne Pearson

Licensed Embalmer and Funeral Director

Wayne Pearson is a licensed Embalmer and Funeral Director. He graduated from the Kentucky School of Mortuary Science in 1960. Wayne is also a deacon and member of Elkton Baptist Church and a Certified Funeral Service Practitioner with the Academy of Professional Funeral Service Practice. He has been serving the families of Todd County since 1961.

Jimmy Shemwell

Jimmy Shemwell

Licensed Embalmer and Funeral Director

Jimmy Shemwell is a licensed Embalmer and Funeral Director. He graduated from Todd Central High School in 1967. He is an Air Force Veteran of the Vietnam War, a member, deacon and Sunday School Superintendent of Elkton Baptist Church, and a member of the Masonic Lodge and the American Legion. Jimmy is also a Certified Funeral Service Practitioner with the Academy of Professional Funeral Service Practice. He has been serving the families of Todd County since 1976. He lives in Elkton with his wife, Sharon.

Brad Shemwell

Brad Shemwell

Licensed Embalmer and Funeral Director

Brad Shemwell is a licensed Embalmer and Funeral Director. He graduated from Todd Central High School in 1988 and from John A. Gupton Mortuary College in 1992. He is a member and deacon of Elkton Baptist Church and the Elkton Rotary Club. He is also a Certified Funeral Service Practitioner with the Academy of Professional Funeral Service Practice. He has been serving the families of Todd County since 1989. He lives in Elkton with his wife, Mandy, and their daughters, Ellee and Natalie.

Andy Shemwell

Andy Shemwell

Licensed Embalmer and Funeral Director

Andy Shemwell is a licensed Embalmer and Funeral Director. He graduated from Todd Central High School in 1995 and from John A. Gupton Mortuary College in 2000. He is a member of Elkton Baptist Church. He has been serving the people of Todd County since 1997. He lives in Hopkinsville with his wife, Jenny.

Tommy Wilhite

Tommy Wilhite

Ambassador

Tommy Wilhite is an ambassador with Latham Funeral Home. He assists with funerals, visitations and the day-to-day activities involved in serving the families of Todd County. He is a local minister who has pastored several area churches. He lives in Elkton with his wife, Mary.

Rodney Seay

Rodney Seay

Ambassador

Rodney Seay is also an ambassador with Latham Funeral Home. Assisting at visitations, funerals
and with day-to-day activities, he also serves the families of Todd County. He retired from Elkton Die Casting and graduated from Todd Central High School. He lives in Elkton with his wife, Jackie.

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