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Anderson & Son Funeral Home & Memorial Park
997 Hwy 52 Bypass,
E. Lafayette, TN 37083
615-666-4011

Anderson & Son
Funeral Home
544 Lafayette Rd.,
P O Box 80
Red Boiling Springs, TN 37150
615-699-2191

OBITUARY LINE:
615-666-7200

Wheelchair accessible

Our Staff

 

   
 Phillip Anderson

Phillip Anderson
Licensed Funeral Director

Phillip, a native of Smith County, started in the funeral business when he was 16 years of age at the Hackett Funeral home in Smith County. It was his ambition to have his own business. In 1977, he purchased the present Anderson & Son Funeral Home and Memorial Park. In 1986, he purchased the former Alexander Funeral Home in Red Boiling Springs renaming it Anderson & Son Funeral Home. He purchased the Upton Funeral Home in Celina in 2000. He purchased the Hughes Funeral Chapel in Fountain Run, KY in 2009 renaming it Fountain Run Funeral Home. He is a member of the Lafayette Rotary Club where he has served as a past President and a member of the Cornwell’s Chapel Missionary Baptist Church. Phillip is married to the former Shirley Lowery, has one son and three grandchildren.


   
Shirley Anderson

Shirley Anderson
Licensed Funeral Director, TN & KY Licensed Pre-need Insurance Agent, TN & KY/Notary Public

Shirley is a native of Smith County where she retired from the Department of Health with 31 year of service. During this time, she served as the Service Chairman of the Cancer Society, Chairman, Child Development Council, member of the Foster Care Review Board, member of the Truancy Board. After retirement, she worked as Human Resource Director for Carthage General Hospital. After the death of her husband of 30 year, she married Phillip Anderson in Macon County, thus starting in the funeral profession passing the State Board to practice funeral directing in Tennessee in 2000 and in Kentucky in 2010.  She is also a licensed insurance & pre-need counselor in the Sate of Tennessee and Kentucky.  Since coming to Macon County, she has served on the RAD Committee, Chamber of Commerce, Chairperson, Small business Development Week, and Literacy Board, Lafayette Garden Club and is Vice Chairman of the Macon County Arts Council  She has placed 1st on two occasions in watercolor artwork in the local Arts in Bloom competition and 2nd and 3rd place and 2nd place in Kentucky.  She has placed 1st in the local Fair art competition.  She has taught Sunday School Classes, was a member of the Church Choir and “Adult Singing Ensemble” at First Baptist Church in Carthage. She is currently a member of the Cornerstone Baptist Church in Carthage. All the watercolor artwork displayed at Anderson and Son, Upton funeral homes, Fountain Run Funeral Home, as well as on this website were created by Shirley. She is an avid flower gardener.  She has two children and five grandchildren.


   
Wayne Anderson

Wayne Anderson
Licensed Funeral Director Licensed Embalmer

Wayne, a native of Smith County, started working full time with his Dad, Phillip, in the funeral business in March of 1987. He is a graduate of Smith County High School and a graduate of the 1989 class of John A. Gupton College of Mortuary Science. He serves as the manager of the Anderson and Son Funeral Home in Red Boiling Springs and is a nationally eligible Licensed Funeral Director and Embalmer. Wayne currently sits on the Board of Directors at Macon-Trousdale Co-Op and Board of Directors at Macon County Farm Bureau. He enjous Macon County High School basketball where his daughter, Leah, plays.  He and his wife, Lee Ann, have three children, Landon, Logan and Leah.


   
Lee Ann Anderson

Lee Ann Anderson
Licensed Funeral Director, TN & KY, Licensed Embalmer, TN & K/Notary Public

Lee Ann, a native of Macon County, is a graduate of Macon County High School and the 1985 Class of John A Gupton College of Mortuary Science. She is a nationally eligible Licensed Funeral Director and Embalmer in Tennnessee as well as being a licensed Funeral Director and Embalmer in the State of Kentucky. She is also a Licensed Insurance Agent and Pre-need Counselor in the State of Tennessee.   She started working with the Anderson and Son Funeral Home & Memorial Park in Lafayette in December of 1985 and in Red Boiling Springs since 1986. Lee Ann is a member of the Old Bottom Missionary Baptist Church and has been active in the Macon County Youth Leagues serving as a former coach in softball and basketball. She loves spending time at Macon County High School sports games as her youngest child, Leah plays softball and basketball.  She and her husband Wayne, have three children, Landon, Logan and Leah.


   
Donald (Skip) Massey

Donald (Skip) Massey
Licensed Funeral Director

Skip is a native of Macon County, has worked as a licensed Funeral Director for Anderson and Son Funeral Homes since 1993 working full time for several years and currently part time.  He was retired from TRW after 20 years and served as a North Central Telephone Board of Directors for 15 years. He is a member and serves as a Deacon at the Dixon Creek Missionary Baptist Church and a member of the Hillsdale Masonic Lodge #664. He and his wife, Carolyn, have one daughter, Cindy and two granddaughters.


   
Gary York

Gary York
Licensed Funeral Director, TN & KY, Licensed Embalmer, TN & KY

Gary is a Macon County native, grew up on a farm between the Winkler’s and Walnut Shade Communities of Macon County. Attended school at Red Boiling Springs through the 8th grade and graduated from high school at Gamaliel in 1973. Operated the family farm until early 80’s, then worked at Eaton Axle in Glasgow for 3 years, worked in the automotive business for 17 years, most of the time at the Chevrolet dealership in Tompkinsville, KY, started working in the funeral business in August 2003, taking classes on-line and working full time. He Graduated from Pittsburgh Institute of Mortuary Science, January 2007. He is a dual licensed funeral director & embalmer in Kentucky and Tennessee. He is married to the former Deanna Smiley, who is a Guidance Counselor with the Monroe County Board of Education and they have one daughter.


   
Karen Cleary

Karen Cleary
Secretary

Karen works as a Secretary at Anderson & Son Funeral Home & Memorial Park in Lafayette and any of the other funeral homes when needed.  A native of Westmoreland, she is a resident of Macon County.  She is a member of the Eulia General Baptist Church where she takes an active roll in many areas of the church which includes playing the organ and piano and helping with Vacation Bible School.  She is the daughter of Larry and Linda Sloan.  She and her husband, Ron have three children and one granddaughter.  In her spare time, she loves to scrapbook, attend Macon County High School sports events where her youngest son plays and spend time with her family.


   
Amelia Copas

Amelia Copas
Funeral Assistant

Amelia works part time as an assistant. She and her husband, James Copas,  have four children and six grandchildren. She attends Bethany Missionary Baptist Church and loves gardening.


   
Sina Lancaster

Sina Lancaster
Funeral Assistant

Sina works as an Assistant at Red Boiling Springs and Lafayette. She is a graduate of Macon County High School, a Board Member of the Alumni Association, and a member of the FCE Club. She was married to James Lancaster who preceded her in death on September 6, 2014.  A son preceded her in death from an automobile accident.  Sina is a member of the Mt. Tabo Missionary Baptist Church.  She has a son, and three grandchildren and a great-grandchild.


   
Roger Bean

Roger Bean
Cemetery and Grounds Keeper / Maintenance

Roger has been employed with the Anderson and Son Funeral Home and Memorial Park since 2002. Roger takes a lot of pride in making the Anderson and Son Memorial Park one of the most beautiful in this and surrounding areas.  He loves gardening and working outdoors. He and his wife, Diana, have two children and four grandchildren.


   
Kenneth Meador

Kenneth Meador
Funeral Assistant/Maintenance

Kenneth, a Macon County native, works part time at Anderson & Son Funeral Home doing Maintenance around the funeral home and grounds and as a Funeral Assistant when needed.  He was a supervisor at Kirsch Company in Scottsville, KY for 28 ½ years, then worked at Carter Homes until he retired.  He and his wife Virginia have been married for 50+ years and have two children and one granddaughter.  He is a member at Rocky Mound Missionary Baptist Church.


Anderson & Son - Lafayette
997 Hwy 52 Bypass
East Lafayette , TN 37083
Tel: 615.666.4011
Anderson & Son - Red Boiling Springs
544 Lafayette Road /PO Box 80
Red Boiling Springs, TN 37150
Tel: 615.699.2191
Upton Funeral Home, Celina
307 West Lake Ave / PO Box 447
Celina, TN 38551
Tel: 931.243.3164
Fountain Run Funeral Home, Kentucky
175 Main Street / PO Box 67
Fountain Run, KY 42133
Tel: 270.434.2581

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