Owner & Funeral Director
A native of Savannah, Georgia, and a United States Army veteran, Joe began his career in funeral service in 1990. He graduated with honors from Gupton-Jones College of Funeral Service in 1992 and is a licensed funeral director and embalmer in Georgia and South Carolina. In 2003, Joe was awarded the professional designation of Certified Funeral Service Practitioner or "CFSP" from the Academy of Professional Funeral Service Practice. Initial certification for this designation required 180 hours of voluntary continuing education and community service. Throughout his career, Joe has been involved with many civic, charitable and community organizations including the Chamber of Commerce, the Kiwanis Club, Rotary, and Sertoma International. He is a 32⁰ Scottish Rite Mason, Past Master and former Secretary of Frank F. Baker Lodge #46, F&AM, member of the Stiles-Akin Camp #670 of the Sons of Confederate Veterans, and the Loyal Order of Moose. Joe is the proud father of three wonderful children, Jessica, Collin, and Maddox.