Our Valued Staff

We have years of experience caring for families, from all walks of life. Each family comes to us because they know we are leaders in our profession, dedicated to excellence in service, and have the highest integrity.

Steve Pierce

Steve Pierce, Owner, Director, Embalmer & Family Care Counselor, Licensed Funeral Director

Steve was born & raised here in Giles County. The son of Bradley & Patsy Pierce, he is a 1977 graduate of Giles County High School. Steve graduated from John A. Gupton College with a degree in Mortuary Science in 1979. He was fortunate to serve his apprenticeship under three of the most respected men in the funeral industry, Herman Potts of Woodbine Funeral Home, Bill Bennett of Bennett-May & Co., and J.W Carr. Steve has been a licensed funeral director & embalmer since 1979. He is married to Gayla Teeples Pierce and they have one son Luke. Steve is Owner/Director/Embalmer/Family Care Counselor/Monument Sales.


Sandy Worsham

Sandy Worsham, Office Manager - Not a Licensed Funeral Director

Sandy has lived in Giles County for over 30 years. She retired from SunTrust Bank with 20 years of service. She has ten years in the funeral busines, working with Steve Pierce. She is the daughter of Ezra and Lorene Brock of Pulaski and is married to Lester Worsham. She has a son Dennis Janes and wife Alesia, a daughter Karen Higgins and husband Roger, and granddaughters, Shannon and Shelby Higgins. Sandy is Office Manager/Secretary


Bobby Townsend

Bobby Townsend, Music Coordinator - Not a Licensed Funeral Director

Bobby and his wife Karla have three children, Jackson, Parker, and Morgan. They are members of the Odd Fellows Hall Church of Christ.


Lester Worsham

Lester Worsham, Greeter/Funeral Assistant - Not a Licensed Funeral Director

Lester is a native of Pulaski and is retired from Frank's Vending Service after 40 years of service. Lester is married to Sandy Worsham, employee of the funeral home. He has six step children, Renay White, Ronnie Martin, Barbara Byrd, Brad Martin, Dennis Janes, and Karen Higgins.


James  Teeples

James Teeples, Greeter/Funeral Assistant - Not a Licensed Funeral Director

James is a native of Pulaski. He retired from Pulaski Rubber Company after 42 years of service. He is married to Nancy Tomerlin Teeples and they are the parents of Gayla Pierce and Vickie Edgmon. James and Nancy have three grandchildren, Luke Pierce, and Sam and Carson Edgmon.


Mark  Johnson

Mark Johnson, Pre-Need Counselor/Monument Sales/Family Care Counselor - Not a Licensed Funeral Director

Mark was born and raised in Giles County. He is the son of Johnny and Delores Johnson. Mark is a 1973 graduate of Giles County High School, a graduate of Nashville School of Preaching, and a certified Dale Carnegie Instructor. He retired from the family owned grocery business after 40 years of service, and now continues his Church Ministry of 35 years of preaching. He is married to Cindy Jackson Johnson and they have two sons and four grandchildren. Mark is our Pre-Need Counsler / Monument Sales/ Family Care Counselor


Bradley Pierce

Bradley Pierce, "In Loving Memory" December 30, 1932 ~ October 21, 2008

"In Loving Memory" December 30, 1932 ~ October 21, 2008 Bradley was a native of Pulaski. He retired from construction work and the Pulaski Street Department in 1995 after 13 years of service. Bradley was married to Patsy and they are the parents of Steve Pierce and Mike Pierce. They have three grandchildren, Luke, Cain, and Jennica Pierce. We miss him everyday.