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.
Steve Jackson is a 1976 graduate of Gupton-Jones College of Mortuary Science in Atlanta, GA. He has over 31 years of funeral directing experience. He is a Liscensed Funeral Director and embalmer in the state of South Carolina. He is a member of the Piedmont Tech. College Advisory Board of Mortuary Science. He is a member of the Abbeville Rotary Club where he is a past President and is a Paul Harris fellow. He is a member of the Abbeville Co. Memorial Hospital Foundation Board, as is his wife. He is very active in youth activities and is past President of the Abbeville Youth Association. He is a member of the Board of Directors of First Citizens Bank of Abbeville. He is a Mason and member of the Clinton Lodge #3 AFM, a Shriner and member of the Hejaz Shrine Temple. He and his wife Carol are very active members of Main St. United Methodist Church. He is married to the former Carol Ann Sheorn and they have 3 children, Brad, Kelly, and Brooks; three grandsons, Bryce, Tait and Wyatt and three grandaughters, Sydney, Brantlee, and Callie.
Bobby grew up in the Nation Community the son of the late George A. and Mildred Waters McMahan. He retired from Michelin Tire Corporation and currently works for the Abbeville Co. School District at Diamond Hill School. He was married to the late Sandra Anne Fleming McMahan and they have three children, Lori Garner, Caleb McMahan and Jessi McMahan. He and his family are active members of Midway Baptist Church.
Jerry Ray is married to Omega Taylor Ray. He is currently employed with Adam’s Building Supplies in sales, with over 26 years of experience. Jerry and Omega have one daughter, Mandy, who is married to Dustin Arrowood. They are the proud grandparents of Marissa. Jerry has been a resident of Abbeville since 1976 and he and his family are very active members of Abbeville Congregational Holiness Church.
Jonathan is a resident of Donalds and is the son of Regina Alewine. He is employed with TransAmerica Life Insurance and is an active member of Lighthouse Baptist Church in Abbeville. In his free time he enjoys spending time with his two precious nephews, Bristol and Bryce and being a state wide judge for the Miss South Carolina Organization for over 15 years.
Ashley is originally from Chesterfield County. She and her husband, Brian, reside in Greenwood. She sets high standards in her work ethics when performing all job tasks. Her 15 years of funeral home experience has gained her valuable knowledge in how to better assist & serve families in pre-need planning, funerals & cremations . Perhaps one of her greatest strengths is her compassion to help others & to give of herself to ensure every family is served with respect & dignity.
Lura Jean Chandler
Family & Director Assistant
Lura Jean Chandler, wife of the late Funeral Director, Harry W, Chandler, has worked continuously in the funeral business for over 50 years. First with her husband and brother-in-law in their ownership of a funeral business and later in association with Steve Jackson in the operation of Chandler-Jackson Funeral Home. Her desire has been to show compassion and help for those who are undergoing the most stressful times in their lives- the loss of loved ones.
Krista grew up in Calhoun Falls and is the daughter of John David and Shirley Bentley Fleming and the late Linda Waters Fleming.
She is a graduate of CFHS and Piedmont Technical College. She is employed full time at Self Regional Health Care as a Radiologic Technologist. She is married to Ken Sammons and they have one daughter Lindsey Sammons Wilson and her husband Thomas Wayne Wilson.
She attends Main Street United Methodist Church in Abbeville, a member of the Agnes Rodgers Circle. She enjoys being with family and friends and playing Bunko with the Abbeville Bunko Babes.
Pat is the former Patricia Scott of Greenwood. She is married to the Rev. R. Marion Argo and resides in Abbeville where she serves as organist of the Abbeville Pentecostal Holiness Church. Pat retired from School District 60 after 28 years of service.