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Our Staff

Our staff is comprised of dedicated and licensed professionals with the experience to answer all your questions regarding our services. Please feel free to contact any of our staff members at any time.

Belinda Rae Harper

Belinda Rae Harper

Funeral Home Manager

Belinda was born and raised in Bluefield, West Virginia, where she obtained an Associate degree in Business Management. She made the move to Cincinnati in 2008 to attend the Cincinnati College of Mortuary Science where she earned her Bachelor degree in Mortuary Science. Belinda remained in the Cincinnati area earning her funeral director and embalmer licenses in the states of Ohio and Kentucky. She has passionately dedicated herself to her profession and the families that she has served during her 10 years of licensure. Belinda and her husband Kenny recently moved to Louisville for her new position as Funeral Home Manager at Louisville Memorial Gardens and Funeral Home East. In her free time, she enjoys reading, traveling and spending time with family and friends.


Melissa Turner

Melissa Turner

Funeral Director / Embalmer

Melissa Turner was born and raised in Florida and moved to Louisville in 2016 and now considers Kentucky her home. She earned her degree in Mortuary Science in December 2020, graduating from Mid-America College of Funeral Service. She completed her funeral director and embalmer apprenticeship at Louisville Memorial Gardens Funeral Home East and is now a licensed funeral director and embalmer in the state of Kentucky. Melissa has a passion for helping others and offers the highest level of respect and compassion to those she serves. Melissa enjoys traveling, spending time with her husband, Jordan and their westie, Cooper.


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