Learn our story, from the beginning and into the future.
Ever since we opened our gates we have approached life (and death) differently. While some just see the end of a loved one’s life as a time for grief and mourning, we prefer to think of it as a time for reflection, appreciation and even celebration. This is evident in everything we do, from the way we conduct our services to the amenities we choose to offer. We are not a burial ground. We are a close knit community dedicated to honoring, sharing and preserving the amazing and inspirational stories that are life.
Learn the legacy.
Who We Are
Meet our staff. Members of the local community make everything that happens possible.
Together, we make this place amazing.
Jack Jeffrey Lemmond
President & Funeral Director In ChargeRead Bio
Jeff graduated from Dallas Christian School in 1999 and from Texas A&M - Commerce in 2003. Jeff was a real estate agent in College Station while attending Blinn. He was a football & track coach at Dallas Christian and was later employed at AT&T. He joined the family business in August of 2010. Jeff graduated from Dallas Institute of Funeral Services in May of 2011. He currently serves on the Board of Directors for Cornerstone Credit Union and Lancaster Chamber of Commerce. He is married to Kacy and they have three children; Madison, Taylor, and Jack Douglas.
Sandra Byrum Terry
Sandra was born in 1938 in Red Oak, Texas and graduated from Lancaster High School in 1955. She attended Arlington State College and married Jack D. Terry. They have two children (Kathy Terry Lemmond & Mark Terry). In 1966 she began her career with Byrum Funeral Home. She continues to serve the community on a daily basis.
Roben S. Hanes
Funeral Director and EmbalmerRead Bio
Roben graduated from the Dallas Institute of Mortuary Service. He received his Funeral Directors and Embalmers License in 1980. He is married to Carol and they have four children. Roben was a Church of Christ Minister and worked part time in the funeral industry for many years. He joined the Byrum staff in 1993 and continues to assist them on a part time basis.
Assistant to the Funeral DirectorsRead Bio
Don graduated from Lancaster High School in 1958. He is married to Madeline and they have three daughters. Don retired as Lancaster Fire Chief and from the Dallas Morning News. He is a dedicated employee of Byrum Funeral Home.