Our staff is comprised of dedicated and licensed professionals with the experience to answer all your questions regarding our services. Please feel free to contact any of our staff members at any time.
GARLAND L. JONES
Mr. Jones, a native of Birmingham, is a graduate from Samford University. He is a retired Lt. Colonel in the USMC. He has been married to Judy Meshad Jones for 54 years and they have two children, Jodi and Michael. Mrs. Jones, a native of Birmingham, also graduated from Samford University, where she met her husband, Garland (Sonny). She is a retired algebra teacher and was a motivational speaker. They are members of St. Mark the Evangelist Catholic Church.
Since the founding of our funeral home, we have been a valuable resource for the community and we are committed to upholding the highest ethical and professional standards possible. We desire to meet and surpass your expectations in making final arrangements for your loved one. Our highly trained associates are committed to continuously improving the personal and dedicated service that has come to be expected from our funeral home.
Jackie Holland joined the staff of Crestview in 2007 and is the cemetery office manager and resides in Adamsville, Alabama. She has three children, Lauren, Christopher and Skylar, and five grandchildren, Logan, Nathaniel, Joseph, Sissy and Grayson.
Jackie has over 20 years experience in office management and administration. She is also a Notary, State Licensed Insurance Agent and a State Licensed Pre-need Sales Agent.
Roy began with Crestview Memorial Gardens in 2007 and has been supervisor of the Gardens since 2009. He works hard to maintain the look of Crestview Memorial Gardens. He has a quiet manner and is available to help families with any concerns they may have. He is married to Angela, they have two daughters, Emma and Riley, and a son, Aaron. The Geeslin family resides in Kimberly/Morris area.
Kyle is a native of Rochester, New York but graduated from Carver High School in Birmingham. He manages and oversees the daily operations of the funeral home, as well as assisting with funeral services and building relationships with our families we serve. He is a pastor, an Alabama State Licensed Insurance Agent, and Alabama State Licensed Pre-Need sales agent. Kyle brings prior funeral home experience from Delaware. He has been employed with Crestview for over two years.
Kyle is married to Brittany and they have three lovely children; Kylin, Braeden and Cheyenne.
David serves as Chaplain, ordained Minister, and musician for our Crestview family with over three years experience in assisting with funerals. He is a long time resident of Adamsville, Alabama and is a very active member of Cathedral Church of the Advent Episcopal in downtown Birmingham.
He enjoys traveling and caring for his beloved pets, Lucy and Samson. His passion in life is serving families and helping those in the darkest and saddest hours of their lives. We are proud to have David return home after his brief retirement. Welcome back, David!
Barry is a veteran in the funeral industry with over 50 years experience. He currently resides in Hoover, Alabama, and is a member of the christian faith.
He enjoys singing gospel music to all of his employees, making others smile, and is always ready with a joke! He is a recent author of a new book, "Ain't She Pretty", which encapsulates the life of a funeral director.
Barry is the proud father of three children, Jeremy, Jonathan, and Brianne who made him a doting Grandfather of seven amazing grandchildren. We are so happy to welcome Barry to the Crestview family!
Jim is an ordained minister who felt the calling to serve others in the funeral home setting. He has extensive knowledge and experience in the funeral industry and we are happy that he has found a home at Crestview Memorial. Jim looks forward to graduating the Mortuary program at Jefferson State Community College within the year and is excited to continue to grow and learn with Crestview Memorial Funeral Home.
Jim has been married to his lovely wife, Sandy, for three years and they have two wonderful little boys, David and Aiden. They reside in Birmingham, Alabama.