District Calendars & Contacts

 

**Continuing Education Update


Virginia Board of Funeral Directors & Embalmers

9960 Mayland Drive, Suite 300

Richmond, VA 23233-1463

804-367-4479

VA Board of Funeral Directors & Embalmers

Calendar and Examination Schedule

2017 Board Meeting Dates:

January 10th, April 18th, July 18th, October 10th 


Calendar of General Events

September 20, 2017 Virginia Funeral Directors Association District Officers Conference Call Meeting 4:00 p.m.

September 21, 2017 4:00 p.m. Board of Directors Meeting (Conference Call)

October 9-11, 2017 VFDA Celebrant Training will be held, Hampton Inn by Hilton Richmond, Ashland, VA

October 10, 2017 10:00 a.m. Virginia Board of Funeral Directors and Embalmers Meeting – Board Room #2

Oct. 29-Nov. 1, 2017 NFDA International Convention & Expo Boston Convention and Exhibition Center | Boston, MA

October 30, 2017 Virginia Night Spirit of Boston Dinner Cruise

November 8, 2017 Virginia Funeral Directors Association District Officers Conference Call Meeting 4:00 p.m.

November 16, 2017 Traveling Caravan-Danville, Danville Community College, 121 Slayton Avenue, Danville, VA 24541

November 22-24, 2017 Office Closed
December 25-27, 2017 Office Closed
January 1-3, 2018 Office Closed

January 18, 2018 12:00 p.m. Board of Directors Meeting; 1:00 p.m. Board of Directors Meeting <(In-Person) Fairfax, VA

January 22, 2018 VFDA Day at the Virginia General Assembly

January 24, 2018 Virginia Funeral Directors Association District Officers Conference Call Meeting 4:00 p.m.

March 6, 2018 Traveling Caravan-Roanoke, Virginia Western Community College, Natural Science Center, Colonial Ave., SW, Roanoke, VA 24015 

March 21, 2018 Virginia Funeral Directors Association District Officers Conference Call Meeting 4:00 p.m.

March 22, 2018 Traveling Caravan-Hampton Inn by Hilton Ashland, 705 England Street Ashland VA

March 30-April 7, 2018 President’s Trip

April 19, 2018 4:00 p.m. Board of Directors Meeting (Conference Call)

May 11, 2018 Awards deadline

May 11, 2018 Scholarship deadline

May 23, 2018 Virginia Funeral Directors Association District Officers Conference Call Meeting 4:00 p.m.

June 10-13, 2018 130th Annual Convention, Boar’s Head, Charlottesville, Virginia

June 10, 2018 8:30 a.m. Board of Directors Meeting, Boar’s Head Inn, Charlottesville, VA

July 8-11, 2018 NFDA Leadership Conference at The Omni Grove Park Inn, 290 Macon Ave., Asheville, NC

June 16-18, 2019 131st Annual VFDA Convention, Wyndham Virginia Beach Oceanfront, 5th Street & Atlantic Avenue

June 21-23, 2020 132nd Annual VFDA Convention, Wyndham Virginia Beach Oceanfront, 5th Street & Atlantic Avenue


District Meeting Schedules

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District Schedules

BLUE RIDGE DISTRICT(map)
Blue Ridge District Funeral Directors Association

-OFFICERS-

Karen Conner Hall, President, Botetourt Funeral Home, karynfaith@hotmail.com or botetourtfuneralhome@gmail.com

Irvin Ray Sloan, CFSP, Vice-President, Botetourt Funeral Home, iraysloan@hotmail.com

Bobby Gardner, Jr., Secretary/Treasurer, Gardner Funeral Home, bgardner@swva.net

Meetings – Held on the third Tuesday in January, March, May, July, and September

Installation – July

Roster Provided by District

Please click here to find the Blue Ridge District Membership Application

Upcoming Meeting/Event Information:

 


CENTRAL DISTRICT (map)
Central District Funeral Directors Association

-OFFICERS-   

Krystina Diman, President, Morrissett Funeral & Cremation Service, krys@morrissett.com

Jim Dunn, Vice President, Woody Funeral Home, William.dunn@dignitymemorial.com

Amaris Thomas,  Secretary/Treasurer, Welch Funeral Home, Warsaw, delgado_amaris@yahoo.com

Meetings – Held on the second Tuesday in January, March, May, July, September and November

Installation – November 

Roster Provided by District

Upcoming Meeting/Event Information:

Following meetings will be held on second Tuesday’s of odd months as usual unless noted otherwise.

 

 


NORTHERN DISTRICT(map)
Northern Virginia Funeral Directors Association, Inc.

-OFFICERS-

Jordan Wince, President, Fairfax Memorial Funeral Home, jwince@fmfh.com

Joshua Weatherby, Vice-President, Fairfax Memorial Funeral Home, jweatherby@fmfh.com

Jae Turner, Secretary/Treasurer, Cunningham-Turch, jeromialmorgan@gmail.com  

 

Meetings – Held on the first Wednesday in March, June, September and December

Installation – June

Roster Provided by District

Upcoming Meeting/Event Information:

Please click here to find information on the next Northern District Meeting that will take place on Wednesday, September 6th!


SHENANDOAH DISTRICT(map)
Shenandoah Valley Funeral Directors Association

– OFFICERS –

Jay McIntyre, President,  McMullen Funeral Home, mcmullenfh@comcast.net

Bradley Howdyshell, Vice-President, Thacker Brothers Funeral Homes, bradley@thackerbrothers.com 

S. Jonathan Hines, Secretary-Treasurer, Coffman Funeral Home, sjhines.coffmanfuneralhome@gmail.com

                                                                      

Meetings – Held on the third Thursday in January, March, May, September and November

Installations – May

Roster Provided by District

Upcoming Meeting/Event Information:  

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SOUTHSIDE DISTRICT(map)
Southside Virginia Funeral Directors Association

-OFFICERS-

Paul Spiggle, President, Robinson Funeral Home, spigglefam@aol.com

Butch Gatewood-Vice-President, Norris Funeral Services, butch.1947@hotmail.com

Les Powell, III, CFSP, Secretary-Treasurer, Powell Funeral Home, Inc., lespowell111@gcronline.com

Meetings are held quarterly and determined by districts

Installations – Determined by districts

Roster Provided by District

Upcoming Meetings:  

 


SOUTHWEST DISTRICT(map)
Southwest Virginia Funeral Directors Association
www.swvfda.com

-OFFICERS-

Jamie Broadwater,President, Gate City Funeral Home, Jamie@gatecityfunerals.com

Vice-President

P. Martin Hagy, Secretary-Treasurer, Hagy & Fawbush Funeral Home, info@hagyfawbush.com

Meetings – Held on the third Thursday in March, June, September and December

Installation – June

Roster Provided By District

Upcoming Meeting/Event Information:

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TIDEWATER DISTRICT(map)
Tidewater Funeral Directors Association

-OFFICERS-

President – Patricia Louis, Woodlawn Funeral Home, eplouishorizon@msn.com

1st Vice President – Steven Felton, Community Funeral Home, Stevenfelton30@yahoo.com

2nd Vice President – Donna Price, Nelsen Funeral Home, donna.price@sci-us.com

Treasurer – Bryan Graves, HD Oliver, digger9822@aol.com

Secretary – Jamie Karpa, R. Hayden Smith Funeral Home, Jamiekarpa@gmail.com

1st Year Director – Robie Gardner, Sturdevant Funeral Home, sturtevant@sfhva.com

2nd Year Director – Lynda Harris, Smith & Kellum Funeral Homes, lynda.harris@sci-us.com

 

Meetings – Held on the third Monday in January, February, March, May, September and October

Installation – April

Roster Provided By District

Application for Associate Tidewater District Membership

Application for Tidewater District Affiliate Membership

Application for Tidewater District Firm Membership

Upcoming Meeting/Event Information: