Chris Pitman Owner/Manager
Chris has been affiliated with Webb Funeral Home since 1978. He graduated in 1984 from Mayland Community College with an A.A.S. degree in Accounting and is a 1987 Honors graduate of Gupton-Jones College of Funeral Service with an A.A.S. degree in Funeral Service. He has been involved with the Mitchell High School Athletic Department for more than forty years where he currently serves as Sports Information Director. In addition to Sports Information Director, he has worked as a statistician for the football and basketball programs. During the 1995-1996 and 2003-2004 seasons he was a statistician for the Mitchell Lady Mountaineer State Champion teams. He is a member of the executive committee of the West - Mid-West All-Star Basketball games. The 2020 season will be his forty-forth year as a statistician and member of the Mitchell High School Mountaineers football team. He is married to the former Pamela Sparks and they have two children, Mallory and Jesse. In April of 2020, he welcomed his first grandchild, Naomi into his family. He is a member of the Bear Creek Baptist Church where he serves as Deacon and Training Union Director.
Walter Johnson Family Services Director
Since the age of 17, Walter F. Johnson has been in and around the Funeral Service Industry, and is a second-generation employee of Heritage Family Funeral Service. He served his apprenticeship at Hampton Funeral Service in Boone, North Carolina, where he also worked for seven years. Walter is a 2015 graduate of Fayetteville Technical Community College with a degree in funeral service. He is a licensed funeral director, and is a licensed pre-need counselor in North Carolina. Walter is married to Pam (Cornett) Johnson. They have two children, Zack and Kaylee, and they live in Boone, North Carolina. They are active members of Willow Valley Baptist Church (Watauga County), where Walter serves as a deacon and in other leadership roles.
Michael Hendricks Family Services Counselor
Michael was born in Jacksonville, Florida and graduated from Andrew Jackson High School. He is a licensed life insurance agent, with several years of experience. He retired from Publix Supermarkets in 2016. Michael enjoys assisting our families with their monument needs, aftercare consulting and pre-arrangement planning.
Mark Huskins Ambassador
Mark is married to the former Donna Garland and they reside in Bakersville. He is a member of the Roan Mountain Baptist Church. Mark has been involved with the Mitchell High School Mountaineers Football program for twenty-five years where he serves as a statistician. He also currently serves as the Assistant Fire Chief with the Ledger Fire Department.
TJ Miller Funeral Assistant
TJ has been associated with Webb Funeral Home since 1982. He is married to the former, Judy McKinney of the Brummetts Creek community in Bakersville. He has three children, eight grandchildren, and two great grandchildren. He has an Honorary Doctorate Degree in Divinity from Tabernacle Baptist Bible College in Greenville, SC. and he is a member of the Sullins Branch Baptist Church in Spruce Pine, NC.
Arthur Buchanan Funeral Assistant
Arthur has been associated with Webb Funeral home since the spring of 2020. He is married to the former, Annita Styles and recently celebrated his fifty-sixth wedding anniversary. He has four daughters, seven grandchildren, and three great grandchildren. He has served as the Pastor of the Burleson Chapel Freewill Baptist Church for forty-three years.
Bryan Hughes Funeral Director/Embalmer
Bryan is a native of Avery County and a graduate of Avery High School. He holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree from King College in Bristol, TN and also graduated Salutatorian from Gupton-Jones College of Funeral Service in Atlanta, GA with an Associate in Science Degree in Funeral Service. Bryan enjoys fishing, hunting, the beach, contemporary gospel music, and traveling.