West Oaks Funeral Home changes hands Monday

From Staff Reports

May 1, 2007 - West Oaks Funeral Home has returned to local ownership.

Dan Campbell, the original owner who built the new facility in 1996 and then sold it to Service Corporation International in 1998, has joined forces with Ene Ashcroft, Leon Stone and Paul Stone to "bring back hometown prices and hometown people to the morturary," Campbell said.

"I am thrilled to be back," Campbell said. "I have been in the business for 42 years, and being out for the past eight years made me realize how much I missed it. I have served the families of this area and wanted to be back serving them."

The new corporation, Camcroft Inc., will be responsible for the day to day operation of the mortuary. Campbell will serve as president and general manager of the corporation. Ashcroft will be the vice president, with Leon Stone and Paul Stone serving as directors. Todd Hedgecoth will serve as manager.

West Oaks Funeral Home is located at 505 S. Hillcrest Drive.

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