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Crematory Authority

NOTICE FOR APPLICANTS AND LICENSEES
Please note that the NC Board of Funeral Service has discontinued all FAX service and now relies upon digital transmission of documents through email or a mail delivery service. Some application forms and other documents on this page still show a FAX number. We are in the process of revising application forms and other documents to remove any reference to a FAX number.

Crematory Authority

Note: Minutes of the Crematory Authority Meetings can be found on the Board Meeting Schedule & Minutes page.

Authority Officers

Chair

(term ends 12/31/2022)
John Christopher Headley
Neptune Society Cremation Services
303 E. Woodlawn Road, Suite 400
Charlotte, NC 28217
chrisfcs@aol.com

Vice Chair

This seat is currently vacant.

Secretary

(term ends 12/31/2022)
Steven E. Hundley
West Family Funeral Services
17 Merrimon Avenue
Weaverville, NC 28787
sehundley@yahoo.com

Authority Members

(term ends 12/31/2024) Edward J. Kosmos
City of Oaks Cremation, LLC
4900 Green Road
Raleigh, NC 27616
Edward.kosmos@cityofoakscremation.com

(term ends 12/31/2024) Mitchell D. Ward
Inman Ward Funeral Home of Tabor City, LLC
300 E. Fifth Street
Tabor City, NC 28463
mward01@atmc.net

Board Representative

Mark Blake
Brown-Wynne Funeral Home
300 St. Mary’s Street
Raleigh, NC 27605
mark.blake@sci-us.com

Board Representative

Steve Herndon
Padgett and King Mortuary
227 E. Main Street
Forest City, NC 28043
sherndonncbfs@gmail.com