Who are we?

Our History

Who are we

We are a family owned and operated business that has been in the funeral and cemetery business for over 40 years. We maintain several cemeteries and funeral homes in the middle Tennessee area. We are committed to excellence in all that we do. Our office is always happy to hear from you in ways we believe we can improve.


Giles Memory was purchased from Bobby Erwin in the late 1990's by Alan Blevins. Alan and his family still own and maintain the cemetery to this day.

Our Valued Staff

  • Sharon Ward Dickey

    Sharon Ward Dickey, Licensed Funeral Director and Embalmer / Office Administrator

    Sharon Ward Dickey is a native of Giles County, and graduated from Richland High School class of 1985. She completed her Associate Degree in Applied Science and Funeral Service Management from Jefferson State College class of 2008. She is married to Keith and has two sons, Colton 27 and Derrick 22, 2 step-daughter, Kelly and Haley, three step grandsons, Braxton, Blaine and Brantley. Her hobbies are, camping, fishing and baking. She is a member of First Baptist Church in Pulaski.

    Sharon says that her joy and goal every day is serving families and helping to make one of the hardest days of their lives go as smooth as possible.

  • Julie Hargrove

    Julie Hargrove, Family Service Counselor

    Julie has worked in the cemetery industry for 5 years, prior to 2015. She worked in several professions, all in a management role. These include: banking, retail, and property management. Julie has been married to her best friend, Bobby, for 22 years. They have 2 sons together whom they are extremely proud of, Dylan (20) and Will (17).