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Staff members of Southern Funeral Homes are caring and experienced professionals who understand that each family is unique and has personal requests and traditions. These requests and traditions are of utmost importance to our staff of licensed funeral directors.

Our Team

Clyde Albritton

Funeral Director - Embalmer

Samantha Ennis

Samantha Ennis

Funeral Director - Embalmer

Sam Lamkin

Funeral Director - Embalmer (Retired)

Matt Miller

Matt Miller

Funeral Director - Embalmer

Email: [email protected]

Matt Miller has been a licensed Funeral Director / Embalmer with Southern Funeral Homes since July, 2003.

He is a native of Marion, Union Parish, Louisiana and a graduate of Farmerville High School, The University of Louisiana at Monroe and The Dallas Institute of Funeral Service.

Matt currently serves on the Winnfield City Council representing District 4 and has previously served as Mayor Pro Tem (2011-12 and 2016-17). He is also Chief Deputy with the Winn Parish Coroner's Office and a member of Calvary Baptist Church and Winnfield Eastern Star Lodge No. 151 F&AM. He is a member, past Governor (2011-12) and current Secretary/Treasurer of the North District-Louisiana Funeral Director’s Association and member of the Louisiana Funeral Director's Association, having served on the state Executive Board (2011-12).

He is married to the former Wendy Rogers from Downsville, Louisiana. They are the proud parents of two daughters, Mattie and Emma.

Carla Peters

Office Manager - Jonesboro

Bryan Price

Bryan Price

Funeral Director

Email: [email protected]

Bryan Price, a native of Winnfield and a graduate of Winnfield Senior High School is a fourth generation funeral director. Bryan joined the staff of Southern Funeral Homes Inc. in August of 1993.

He is a member of First Baptist Church of Winnfield and the Louisiana Funeral Directors Association. Bryan served as governor of the North District of the LFDA 2003-2004. He was the 2007 recipient of the Funeral Director of the Year award of the North District.

Bryan is also a 32nd degree mason, having served as Master of Eastern Star Lodge No. 151 F&AM in 2003 and 2009, Rosemary Lodge No. 278 F&AM in 2007, O. K. Allen Lodge No. 33 F&AM in 2011 and 2012, as well as District Deputy Grand Master of the 5th Masonic District for the Grand Lodge of Louisian in 2010. He is Past Patron of Palestine Chapter No. 55, O.E.S. and a member of both the York Rite Bodies of Winnfield and the Scotish Rite Bodies of Monroe.

Bryan is the great-grandson of Mr. R.W. Bryan, Sr. and Mrs. Janie Spurlock Bryan, founders of Southern Funeral Home; the grandson of Mr. W.E. Price and Mrs. Evelyn Bryan Price; and the son of Jerry M. Price and Patricia Jarnagin Harrison.

Jerry Price

Funeral Director - Embalmer

Email: [email protected]

Patrick Price

Funeral Director

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Larry L. Price - IN MEMORIAM

Larry L. Price - IN MEMORIAM

Funeral Director

Mr. Larry L. Price, age 71 of Winnfield, Louisiana passed away Saturday, February 5, 2011 in Houston, TX following a lengthy illness. Born December 26, 1939 in Downsville, Louisiana, he was the son of the late William Ervin and Evelyn (Bryan) Price.

A veteran funeral director of over 50 years, he was co-owner of Southern Funeral Homes, Inc. of Winnfield--Jonesboro and Kinner & Stevens Funeral Home of Jena, Garden of Memories Cemetery of Winnfield and Memory Lawn Cemetery of Natchitoches, former co-owner of Old South Life Insurance Company and the Price’s Knights Armor Men’s Clothing Store. He was a member and Deacon of First Baptist Church of Winnfield where he taught Sunday school for over 50 years. He was Past President of the Louisiana Funeral Director’s Association, 1989-90; Past President of the Louisiana Insurer’s Conference, 1995-96; First President and organizer of the Winn Parish Chamber of Commerce; Past President of the Winnfield Rotary Club of which he was a Paul Harris Fellow. Mr. Price was a 32nd Degree Mason, member of Eastern Star Lodge No. 151 F&AM of Winnfield, and a Gideon. He also served on the Winnfield City Council from 1970-74.

Mr. Price is survived by his wife of 51 years, Edith Ann (McDaniel) Price; son, Patrick Price and wife Paula; two daughters, Laura Lynn (Price) Hennigan and husband David and Ashley Price all of Winnfield; two grandsons, Evan Price and wife Brittani of Bloomington, IL, and Loren Price of Winnfield; two granddaughters, Alyssa Hennigan of Winnfield, and Andrea Gardner of Pineville, LA; one brother, Jerry M. Price and wife Lisa of Winnfield; three nephews, Bryan Price of Winnfield, Michael Price of Pineville, and Will Dearmon of Winnfield; two nieces, Leigh Anne Webster and husband Adam of Vero Beach Florida, and Anna Dearmon of Baton Rouge.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00AM on Tuesday, February 8, 2011 in the First Baptist Church of Winnfield with Dr. Calvin Phelps and Revs. Lindsey Burns and Stephen Laughlin officiating. Music will be provided by Brenda Etheridge, Dr. Benjamin Harlan and Rev. John Holland. Interment will follow in the Garden of Memories Cemetery under the direction of Southern Funeral Homes.

Friends may visit with the family in the Southern Funeral Home of Winnfield on Monday, February 7, 2011 from 5-9PM and on Tuesday from 8:00AM until 10:45AM.

Serving as pallbearers will be Deacons of First Baptist Church. Honorary pallbearers will be the Kingdom Builders Men’s Sunday School class.

Memorial contributions may be made to the First Baptist Church Music Ministry or Seniors Adult Ministry P.O. Box 230, Winnfield, LA 71483.

Donna Spangler

Office Manager

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Bill Staples

Funeral Director - Embalmer

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Jerry Stevens

Funeral Director - Embalmer (Retired)

Lamar Tarver

Controller

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Bruce Wilson

Assistant Funeral Director