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Jeff Armstrong

Jeff Armstrong

Apprentice Funeral Director

Jeff is a lifelong resident of Livingston County.  He also serves as the Livingston County Coroner. Jeff is here to serve you and your family when you need it most.

Brandon Heine

Brandon Heine

Funeral Director

Brandon is a native of Southern IL. He and his wife, Jennifer both work in the funeral business. "I count it an honor to serve you and your family during your greatest time of need."


James Neil McWaters

James Neil McWaters

Funeral Director and Embalmer

Neal is a former resident of Marshall County and a graduate of Marshall County High School. He graduated from Mid- America College of Mortuary Science in Jeffersonville, IN in 1986. Neal has nearly 30 years experience in the funeral industry. He has been a full-time employee of Roth Funeral Chapel since April, 2011. In his free time, Neal likes to be outdoors at his farm, or out on his boat.


Hutch Hutcheson

Hutch Hutcheson

Funeral Director

Hutch is a Florida native who has called Paducah home for many years. He handles arrangements with families, directs funeral services, and provides support to families who have lost loved ones, as well as assisting individuals and families with pre-planning their final arrangements. Hutch is also an ordained minister, a licensed insurance agent, and a trained counselor. He holds a Bachelors degree from the University of Florida and a Masters degree from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, where he also serves as a Trustee. He and his wife Kay have three children.


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