District Calendars & Contacts

 

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

2019 Board Meeting Dates:

January 24th, April 16th, July 11th, October 10th 


Calendar of Events

July 11, 2019 10:00 a.m. Virginia Board of Funeral Directors & Embalmers Board Meeting

July 13, 2019 Advertisements due to the VFDA office for Bulletin

July 13-16, 2019 NFDA Leadership Conference, San Diego, CA

September 18, 2019 VFDA District Officers Conference Call

September 26, 2019 4:00 p.m. Virginia Funeral Directors Association Board of Directors Conference Call

October 10, 2019 10:00 a.m. Virginia Board of Funeral Directors & Embalmers Board Meeting

October 13, 2019 Advertisements due to the VFDA office for Bulletin

October 27-30, 2019 NFDA International Convention & Expo, Chicago, IL

October 28, 2019 Virginia Night, Joe’s Seafood Prime Steak & Stone Crab, Chicago, IL

November 20, 2019 Traveling Caravan, Courtyard Marriott, 2136 Riverside Drive, Danville, Virginia

November 21, 2019 Traveling Caravan, Hilton Garden Inn, 121 Village Circle, Bristol, Virginia

January 26, 2020 10:00 a.m. Virginia Funeral Directors Association Board of Directors Meeting, Location TBD

January 26-27, 2020 Virginia Funeral Directors Association Winter Conference, The Quirk Hotel, Richmond, VA

March 24, 2020 VFDA Traveling Caravan, Holiday Inn Tanglewood, 4468 Starkey Road, Roanoke, Virginia

March 26, 2020 VFDA Traveling Caravan, Hampton Inn, 705 England Street, Ashland, Virginia

April 23, 2020 4:00 p.m. Virginia Funeral Directors Association Board of Directors Conference Call

June 21, 2020 TBD Virginia Funeral Directors Association Board of Directors Meeting, Wyndham Virginia Beach Oceanfront

June 21-23, 2020 132nd Annual VFDA Convention, Wyndham Virginia Beach Oceanfront, 57th St. & Atlantic Avenue, 5700 Atlantic Avenue, Virginia Beach 23451

October 18-21, 2020 NFDA International Convention & Expo, New Orleans, LA

June 20-22, 2021 133rd Annual VFDA Convention, Wyndham Virginia Beach Oceanfront, 57th St. & Atlantic Avenue, 5700 Atlantic Avenue, Virginia Beach 23451


District Meeting Schedules

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District Schedules

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

-OFFICERS-

I. Ray Sloan, President, Botetourt Funeral Home, botetourtfuneralhome@gmail.com

Mike Rorrer, Vice-President, McCoy Funeral Home, mccoyfuneralhome@verizon.net

Jonathan Stilwell, Secretary/Treasurer, John M. Oakey & Son Funeral Home & Crematory, jonathan@johnmoakey.com

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-

Janet Stephens, President, John Tyler Community College, embalmer323@gmail.com

Stephanie Bell, Vice President, Woody Funeral Home, stephanie.bell@dignitymemorial.com

Kaylinn Bezenar, Secretary/Treasurer, Morrissett Funeral & Cremation Service, kaylinn@morrissett.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:


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

-OFFICERS-

President

Jae Turner, Vice-President, Cunningham-Turch, jeromialmorgan@gmail.com

Benjamin Hinkle, Secretary-Treasurer, National Funeral Home, benjamin.hinkle@dignitymemorial.com

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

Installation – June

Roster Provided by District

Upcoming Meeting/Event Information:

The Northern Virginia Funeral Directors Association meeting will be held on Wednesday, June 5, 2019 at Clare & Don’s Beach Shack, 130 North Washington Street, Falls Church, VA 22046. Cocktails will begin at 6:30 PM and dinner will be served at 7:30 PM. The cost is $45.00 per person.

We will have the formal swearing in of our new President Jae Turner, Vice President Benjamin Hinkle, and Secretary Treasurer Tyra Baker Thompson.

There will be a set menu with dinner options to select from when you arrive at the restaurant. The dress attire is business casual.

Please send your RSVP to Jae Turner by Monday, June 3, 2019. She can be best reached at cunninghamfh@gmail.com or otherwise calling Cunningham Turch Funeral Home at 703-549-1800.


SHENANDOAH DISTRICT(map)
Shenandoah Valley Funeral Directors Association

-OFFICERS-

S. Jonathan Hines, President, Coffman Funeral Home and Crematory, Asst. Manager, sjhines.coffmanfuneralhome@gmail.com

Neal Wong, Vice-President, Johnson Funeral Service, Funeral Director, Nwong@johnsonfs.com

Jay McIntyre, Secretary, McMullen Funeral Home, Funeral Director, mcmullenfh@comcast.net

Daniel Chapman, Treasurer, Johnson Funeral Service, Funeral Director, dchapmanp@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:


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@gmail.com

Meetings are held quarterly and determined by districts

Installations – Determined by districts

Roster Provided by District

Upcoming Meeting/Event Information:


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

-OFFICERS-

Tyler Bailey, President, Frost Funeral Home, tylersbaileyfh@gmail.com

John Britton, Vice-President, Mullins-Sturgill Funeral Home, monumentsservices@yahoo.com

Marty Hagy, Secretary, 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:


TIDEWATER DISTRICT(map)
Tidewater Funeral Directors Association

-OFFICERS-

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

1st Vice President – Ron Vance, ronvance13@gmail.com

2nd Vice President – Lynda Harris, Smith & Kellum Funeral Homes, lynda.harris@dignitymemorial.com

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

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

1st Year Director – Eric Wray, evaughnwray@gmail.com

2nd Year Director – Douglas Parr, cdparrjr@live.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