Our staff provides excellent funeral planning services.
We have years of experience caring for families from all walks of life, cultures and faiths. Our unsurpassed staff and our family provide kind, caring, professional service. Each family comes to us because they know we are leaders in our profession who are dedicated to excellence in service, adhere to the highest funeral industry standards, and have exceptional integrity. We consistently earn phenomenally high customer satisfaction survey results.
Our licensed, professional staff is here for you 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Please call 706-866-5151 anytime. We will even come to you to make arrangements in the comfort of your home.
Prompt, compassionate service is always just a phone call away, where and when you need it.
Licensed Funeral Director/Embalmer
Wendy was born and raised in Chickamauga, Georgia. She graduated from LaFayette High School in 2000 and from Jacksonville State University in 2002 with a Bachelors degree in Sociology. Wendy has served the community in various roles throughout the years; volunteering as a Firefighter/EMT-B for Walker County Emergency Services, Walker County Sheriff's office and Walker County Board of Education. She also worked with children in foster care at the Cottage and was director of supervised visitation at Four Points, Inc. in LaFayette. She married Craig in 2003 and they welcomed a son, Joel, in 2006. Wendy is a senior director with Thirty-One Gifts and enjoys trying new activities with her family. In 2016, Craig and Wendy graduated from Jefferson State Community College in Birmingham, Alabama with an Associates Degree in Funeral Service Education. They are licensed funeral directors and embalmers in Georgia and Tennessee, as well as Certified Crematory Operators through the National Funeral Director's Association. Wendy and Craig consider it a privilege to serve families and we are glad to have a husband and wife team as part of our Lane Funeral Home family.
Funeral Director Apprentice
Briana has been a member of the Lane-South Crest Chapel staff since 2013 and is such a great asset in all departments. She is most likely the first person to speak with you if you call the funeral home and keeps the office running smoothly. Briana was a 2008 graduate of Lakeview-Ft. Oglethorpe High School and received her A.S. degree from Young Harris College and B.S. degree in Business Management from North Georgia College & State University. Briana was born into a military family and holds dual citizenship with Germany. She is married to Corey Hash and recently became a "mommy" to her son, Wayne. We are truly honored to have her as a member of our Lane family!funeral home and keeps the office running
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