In 1997 Cremation Society and Funeral Home owner Larry E. Parker founded cremation.com as the first comprehensive cremation directory and information resource online. With over 22,000 cremation providers listed, Cremation.com is the most comprehensive resource on the web for cremation customers and funeral homes alike.
Cremation.com is located in Raleigh, NC. Our full-time staff has combined experience of 50 years in cremation marketing, including 25 years of internet marketing.
Larry E. Parker, President
Larry's background includes 7 years as a United States Marine Corp
officer, Master of Science in Health Administration degree at UNC
Chapel Hill, NC, completion of Funeral Directors Program at
Fayetteville Technical Community College and 10 years elected to
the NC Crematory Authority, a part of the State's Board of Funeral
Service. Experience includes 30 years of funeral home ownership
and operations. Larry founded and built a cremation society serving
1,000+ families per year. That society completed over $6,000,000
in prefunded cremation contracts.
Jill Homesley, Marketing
This southern lady is a native of North Carolina. Jill has been with
Cremation Marketing Systems since 2003 as Web Marketing Manager.
She enjoys helping people and building pleasant relationships with
clients. She has 28 years experience in sales and marketing
including internet marketing. Previously Jill worked with clients of a
large printing company in Raleigh. Jill is a people person who appreciates
and enjoys her customers, working with contacts and solving problems.
Brenda Asmar, Accounting
Brenda has been with Cremation.com since 2001. Being a graduate of
Syracuse University with a BS in finance has made her a very valuable
employee. Her areas of expertise are working with funeral homes in
customer relations and finance. Brenda is very focused on detail and
accuracy. Her warm personality makes her a pleasure to work with.