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History & Staff

Our Story

Learn our story, from the beginning and into the future.

At a time when many funeral homes are owned by mega-corporations listed on the national stock exchanges, Music Funeral Services has remained a local family business. The Music's feel they can better serve Valdosta and Lakeland's families and its communities by remaining a family owned and operated business.

The late W.G. "Glyndon" Sr. and Maxine Music founded Music Funeral Services of Lakeland in 1955. After Glyndon's retirement in 1974, he turned the family business over to his son, W.G. "Dub" Music, Jr. In 1995, Casey L. Music, son of Dub Music joined a tradition of compassion and caring for each family's needs no matter what their statue in life.  In 2012, the third son of Dub, Glyndon "Lee" Music, came to work for the family business. 

In August of 2001, the tradition expanded to a Valdosta location, which Casey is the location manager. After many renovations we feel our facilities can provide a comfortable and homelike atmosphere to accommodate each family's needs.

Music Funeral Services can arrange national and international transfers, prearrangements, and cremations, as well as traditional funerals which can be held either in our chapel, at the cemetery, or one's home church.

Why Us?

In a nutshell? Experience, professionalism, compassion, and empathy.

Why Us?

We've learned a lot over many years. Like how to present options without overwhelming. And how to meet the needs of many caring parties. People come to us in difficult times, and we respond kindness, calmness and expertise. Our goal is to create a beautiful occasion and make you feel welcome, always. We spend our days planning with families. We stay up to date with industry developments. And we make hard times a little easier.

Who We Are

Meet our staff. Members of the local community make everything that happens possible.
Together, we make this place amazing.

Dub Music

Dub Music

Funeral Director
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Casey L. Music

Casey L. Music

Funeral Director
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Brooke Music

Brooke Music

Casey's Wife
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Lee Music

Lee Music

Apprentice Funeral Director
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Dan  McSwords

Dan McSwords

Funeral Director
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Alan Stone

Alan Stone

Funeral Director
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Alan Leonard

Alan Leonard

Apprentice Funeral Director
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Janet Newton

Janet Newton

Office Manager
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Dylan DeStefano

Dylan DeStefano

Apprentice Funeral Director
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Kaleigh Bradford

Kaleigh Bradford

Administrative Assistant
Ava Castleberry

Ava Castleberry

Family Service Counselor
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Derrik McLeod

Derrik McLeod

Apprentice Funeral Director
Janice Harnage

Janice Harnage

Administrative Assistant
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Tommy Strom

Tommy Strom

Funeral Director
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Jerry Littleton

Jerry Littleton

Funeral Assistant
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Bill  Young

Bill Young

Funeral Assistant
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Don  Fender

Don Fender

Funeral Assistant
Jason Brasher

Jason Brasher

Funeral Assistant
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Gary K. Stone

Gary K. Stone

Maintenance and Grounds
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Dylan Haskins

Dylan Haskins

High School Work Program/Funeral Home Assistant

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