Our Staff


Joanna Howard

Joanna Howard

Manager and Funeral Director in Charge

Editor of The Dead Beat

Claude Howard

Claude Howard

Music & Technical Director


Jo Jurgens

Jo Jurgens

Embalmer, Body Prep, Funeral Assistant

Also owner of Daniel Funeral Home --Lamar Missouri

Roger Hibdon

Embalmer, Body Prep Funeral Assistance

Also associated with Daniel Funeral Home -- Lamar Missouri

Brian Simmons

Brian Simmons

Embalmer, Body Prep, Cremationist

Also owner of Springfield Mortuary Service, Springfield, MO

Michael Moss

Funeral Assistant for Pugh Funeral Home


David Brown

Funeral Assistant

Also associated with Knell Mortuary, Carthage, MO

Rod Jurgens

Rod Jurgens

Funeral Assistant

Also owner of Daniel Funeral Home in Lamar, MO

Lowell & Betty Pugh

Lowell & Betty Pugh

Owners; Retired -- Part-time Funeral Assistants


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