Ms. Buck came to Thurman Funeral Home in 1984 as a partner but has since become the sole proprieter. She graduated from Louisville Mortuary Science, which is now known as Mid-America Mortuary College,in 1977 and began her career at that time. The funeral business has always been considered a "male profession"; however, Ms. Buck changed that standard when she became the first female in the Upper Cumberland to become an active Funeral Director and Embalmer.
Ms. Buck prides herself in funeral service and believes that families should be treated with love, honor, dignity and respect. She also prides herself in ensuring the last wishes of a loved one is followed to utmost detail.
Dennis began working as a part-time employee of Thurman Funeral Home in 2000; however, he became a full-time employee in 2004 when he retired from the White County School System. He is married to Peggy Stacy Wood and they have three children - Stacy, Eric and Carrie.
William (Billy) Ray Buck
Non-licensed Funeral Assistant
Mr. Buck is the youngest son of Felecia Buck and James Buck. He has been touched by funeral service all of his life. His plans are to futher his education in funeral service. So he may help our community.