Disaster Preparedness

 

Disaster Preparedness

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 VFDA Disaster Relief Committee

 

VFDA
Lacy Whittaker
lwhittaker@vfda.net
VFDA Richmond

804-264-0505
Fax 804-264-3260
State President
Robert Gallagher
rgallagher@fmfh.com
Fairfax Memorial Funeral Home
Fairfax, VA 22032
703-425-9702
Fax:  703-425-9703
Chief Coordinator
I. Ray Sloan
botetourtfh@att.net
Botetourt Funeral Home
P.O. Box 1145
Buchanan, VA 24066
O:540-254-3000 C:540-529-3838

Deputy Chief Coordinator
Eastern Virginia Coordinator
Dale Fox
Fox & Holston Funeral Home
5049 Chicken City Road
Chincoteague, VA 23336
757-336-3001

Western Virginia Coordinator
Bobby Gardner, Jr.
gardnerfh@swva.net
Gardner Funernal Home
P.O. Box 123
Floyd, VA 24091
540-745-2007

VFDA Disaster Relief District Committees

Blue Ridge
Michael Rorrer,
Blue Ridge Team Leader

mccoyfuneralhome@verizon.net
McCoy Funeral Home
150 Country Club Drive, SW
Blacksburg, VA 24060
O:540-552-3211 C:540-392-9677

Blue Ridge Team Members:
Duffy Ferguson

DFerguson@oakeys.com
Oakey’s Funeral Service
318 Church Ave. SW
Roanoke, VA 24016

O: 540-982-2100 

James Riffe, Jr.
riffefuneralservice@verzion.net
Riffe Funeral Service, Inc.
600 Main Street
Narrows, VA 24124
O:540-726-2442 C: 540-599-2443

Robert Givens
rgivens9@verizon.net
Givens Funeral Home
P.O. Box 445
Pearisburg, VA 24134
540-921-165

Central
VACANT,
Central Virginia Team Leader


Central Virginia Team Members:
H.F. Frankie Sheridan
sheridanfh@embarqmail.com
Sheridan Funeral Home
6093 Venable Road
Kents Store, VA 23084
O:434-589-8374 C:804-387-1789
Northern Virginia
Matthew Buscher,
Northern Virginia

Team Leader
matthewbuscher@

hotmail.com
Advent Funeral Services
7211 Lee Highway
Falls Church, VA 22046
O: 703-241-7402

Northern Virginia
Team Members:
Michael E.M.
Turch
mail_2mt@yahoo.

com
Mountcastle-Turch
Funeral Home & Crematory
4143 Dale Blvd.
Dale City, VA 22193
C:703-929-1801
Southside
C. Keister Whitt, III, CFSP
Southside Virginia Team Leader

ckw3@verizon.net
Wrenn-Yeatts Funeral Home
703 North Main Street
Danville, VA 24540
O:434-793-5511 C:434-203-9260


Southside Virginia Team Members:
Larry Joines
ljoines@embarqmail.com
Bassett Funeral Service
P.O. Box 1514
Bassett, VA 24055
O:276-629-1770 C:276-340-0059

Shenandoah
Daniel Chapman,
Shenandoah Team Leader

dchapmanp@gmail.com
Johnson Funeral Service, Inc.
201 Dogwood Avenue
Grottoes, VA 24441
540-249-8800


Shenandoah Team Members:
Robert T. “Tommy” Slusser, Jr.
Nicelyfh2@ntelos.net
Nicely Funeral Home
P.O. Box 12
Clifton Forge, VA 24422
540-862-4157
Cell: 540-969-8271

Todd Dean
tdeanwi@ntelos.net
Richards Wilbert, Inc.
924 Jefferson Avenue
Waynesboro, VA 22980
540-761-5717

Southwest
Ted Castle
Southwest Virginia Team Leader

1tmcm@gmail.com
Gate City Funeral Home
Castle Mortuary Transport
P.O. Box 16242
Bristol, VA 24209
Cell: 423-416-3985


Southwest Virginia Team Members:
Ty Miller
tybetmil@charter.net
Gate City Funeral Home
P.O. Box 427
Gate City, VA 24251
276-386-7033
Tidewater VACANT, Tidewater Team Leader
Tidewater Team Members:
Critical Documents from Ready.Gov:
One of the primary mandates of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security is to educate the public, on a continuing basis, about how to be prepared in case of a national emergencyClick to open the following documents:Ready BrochureEmergency Supplies and ProceduresEFFAK – Emergency Financial First Aid Kit