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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.

David Wilson

David Wilson

Managing Funeral Director

David has been in the funeral industry for over thirty years and has been a licensed funeral direct and embalmer since 1991. He attended Cincinnati Technical College, The Cincinnati College of Mortuary Science and is a graduate of Mid America College of Funeral Service in Jeffersonville, Indiana. David was born in Madison, Indiana and was raised on a farm in Cross Plains, Indiana. He has lived in Kentucky since 1986. He is a U.S. Army Veteran, served as an assistant in the Trimble County Kentucky Coroners office and is a former Chief Deputy in the  Woodford County Kentucky Coroners Office. David and his wife Audrei have a son, Jake.


Melissa Turner

Melissa Turner

Funeral Director / Embalmer Apprentice

Melissa Turner is our funeral director/embalmer apprentice.  She is currently enrolled at Mid-America College of Mortuary Science in Jeffersonville Indiana. She was born and raised in Florida and moved to Louisville from the Caribbean in 2016 with her coast guard husband, Jordan.  She and Jordan are happy to have laid roots in Louisville and now consider Kentucky their home.  Melissa has a passion for helping others and is putting what she is learning in the classroom to work.  The knowledge and encouragement from her mentor David Wilson is setting her up for a very successful career in the funeral industry.   


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