Richard N. Stanley, III is a second generation licensed funeral director and embalmer. Richard began working in his father's funeral home in Wrightsville shortly after
High school. He graduated from Laurens High School in 1970. Soon after graduating from Gupton-Jones College of Funeral Service in 1973, Richard decided to expand
the family business and opened up a funeral home in nearby Dublin in 1974. Richard is a member of the Georgia Funeral Directors Association, and Georgia Academy of
Graduate Embalmers. Richard also serves on the Board of Directors for the Independent Funeral Directors Association and Academy of Graduate Embalmers Association.
He has been serving the citizens of Laurens County as their Coroner since 1988. He has served on the Georgia Coroners Training Council since 1994 and was elected, by
fellow Coroners across the state, as Coroner of the Year in 1999. He is married to the former Joyce Burch of Cadwell, GA. Richard may be reached at anytime either
by telephone or at email@example.com
Richard N. Stanley, IV
Richard N. Stanley, IV is a third generation licensed funeral director and embalmer. Nathan, as friends and family call him, is a 1998 graduate of Dublin High
School and also a 2000 graduate of Gupton Jones College of Funeral Service in Atlanta. Having grown up in and around the funeral home his entire life, he
knew what he wanted to do as a career. His understanding demeanor and thoughtfulness toward the families we serve make him an asset to the business. He is a
member of the Independent Funeral Directors Association where he currently serves as the 2014/2015 President, as well as the Academy of Graduate Embalmers of
Georgia, and the Georgia Funeral Directors Association. He Also serves as Deputy Coroner of Laurens County, Georgia. He has one daughter, Janna Kathleen
Stanley, one son, Nathan Chandler Stanley and is married Brook Stanley. He is a member of Marie Baptist Church in Dublin, Georgia and his hobbies, besides spending time with his
family, are hunting and fishing. Nathan may be reached at anytime either by telephone or firstname.lastname@example.org
Kenny Jones, CFSP
Kenny Jones began working in the funeral industry in 1989. He has been licensed as a funeral director and embalmer since 1993. He was raised in Dexter, GA and is a graduate of West Laurens High
School and Gupton-Jones College of Funeral Service in Atlanta. He decided at a young age that being a funeral director is what he wanted to become by spending time around his uncle's funeral home.
His calm and easy way of working with people makes him a natural for the funeral business. Kenny is a member of the Georgia Academy of Graduate Embalmers, Independent Funeral Directors of Georgia
and the Georgia Coroners Association. In 2012, the citizens of Johnson County elected him to serve as their Coroner. A position that he is extremely honored to hold. He is married to Tamanie Roberson Jones.
They have two children, a son, Alex Kinley Jones and a daughter, Alyssa Klaire Jones. They reside in Wrightsville. Besides spending time with his family, Kenny enjoys playing golf, fishing and watching
his children participate in their various activities. Kenny may be reached at anytime by telephone or email.
Larry W. Phillips
Larry Phillips is a native of Wheeler County, GA and a licensed embalmer and funeral director. He joined the staff of Stanley Funeral Homes in August 2006.
His wife is the former Betty Frances Brantley, a native of Treutlen County, GA. They have enjoyed living in Dublin since 1991. In their spare time they enjoy spending
time with their children, grandchildren and travel. Larry may be reached by telephone.
Thurmon Foskey has been associated with Stanley Funeral Home since 1969. He was educated at Adrian High School and retired from the Georgia National Guard
after thirty years of service, twenty eight of those years he was full time. Throughout the many years Thurmon has remained a constant in and around the funeral home.
His laughable and warm personality has touched the lives of many. He was married to the former Barbara Jo Rowland until she lost her bout with cancer and went to be
with the Lord in 1994. He is a member of the Mount Olive Church of the Nazarene. After a number of years he was remarried to Thelma Pope Dean and they currently
reside in Dublin.
Homer Garnto has been associated with Stanley Funeral Home in some capacity for a number of years. He is a lifelong resident of Johnson County. He is a graduate of
the Adrian High School. Homer is a veteran of the Vietnam War having served with the United States Army. He is employed full-time by the Johnson County Commissioners
as Road Superintendent. He is married to the former Glenda Carter and they have been married for 33 years. They are members of the Mount Olive Church of the
Nazarene. In his spare time Homer enjoys traveling with his wife and fishing.