Our Staff


Frank Crumpler

Frank Crumpler

Founder, Owner, Funeral Director

In April of 1960, Frank  began a tradition that has lasted for three generations and has touched many members of the Raeford-Hoke Community. Since then he has moved into surrounding communities including Red Springs, Fayetteville, and Aberdeen/Pinebluff and has continued to touch the lives of those he serves. 

Frank Crumpler attended The Cincinnati School of Mortuary Science and received his Funeral Service License in 1957.


Dayne Crumpler

Dayne Crumpler

Founder, Owner, Funeral Director

Dayne Crumpler attended the Funeral Service Program at Fayetteville Technical Community College. She received her Funeral Service License in 1972 and she received her Funeral Service License in 1977.

Email: DCCrumpler@aol.com


Kel Crumpler

Kel Crumpler

General Manager and Funeral Director

Kel is the son of Frank and Dayne Crumpler. He attended the Gupton-Jones College of Funeral Service and received his Funeral Service License in 1987.  Kel is the General Manager of Crumpler Funeral Home.

Email: Stoneman247@aol.com


Richard Wilhide

Richard Wilhide

Funeral Director

Rick is the Son-In-Law of Dayne and Frank Crumpler. He attended the Funeral Service Program at Fayetteville Technical Community and received his Funeral Service License in 2001. Rick is aslo the manager at our funeral home in Fayetteville, LaFayette Funeral Home.

Email: rick@crumplerfuneralhome.com


Ed Tyndall

Ed Tyndall

Funeral Associate

Mr. Tyndall is a resident of Red Springs and is a member of the Red Springs First Baptist Church.


James Wilhide

James Wilhide

Funeral Associate

Mr. Wilhide is the father of Rick Wilhide and has been a member of our team for 7 years. He resides in Aberdeen and is a member of the Aberdeen First Baptist Church.


Carolyn Wilhide

Carolyn Wilhide

Receptionist- Pinebluff Office

Mrs. Wilhide is the mother of Rick Wilhide and along with her husband, James, she has been a valuable member of our team. She works as our receptionist in our Pinebluff office.


Jimmy Carpenter

Jimmy Carpenter

Funeral Associate

Jimmy Carpenter became a member of our team after Frank & Dayne bought the funeral home in Pinebluff. He works full time at Pinebluff Realty in Pinebluff, NC.


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