History & Staff

We have years of experience caring for families, from all walks of life. Each family comes to us because they know we are leaders in our profession, dedicated to excellence in service, and have the highest integrity.

Our History

Our History

  • C&H Community Home for Funerals operates Lucille's Memorial Chapel in the city of Ypsilanti Michigan.  Lucille's Memorial Chapel has been serving the community with Dignity and Professionalism for over 60 years. Lucille's Memorial Chapel serves families throughout Washtenaw County and beyond.  Community Home for Funerals specializes in offering alternatives and low-cost options for funerals and cremations.


Our Valued Staff

  • James G. Herron

    James G. Herron Funeral Director & Co-Owner

    James G. Herron is a 30 plus year state certified & licensed funeral director & mortician. He is a class of 1984 graduate of Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan and holds a BA degree in Mortuary Science. James is a 13-year member of the Michigan Funeral Directors Association. He is one best at embalming and takes extreme care to ensure that your loved-one is prepared in accordance with state requirements.

  • Edward L. Currie

    Edward L. Currie Co-Owner

    Edward Currie has been with our business for many years even prior to our name change from Lucille's Funeral Home. He co-owns with James Herron; and the two of them are known for their care to the people of Ypsilanti City and Washtenaw County, Michigan.

  • Tyrone  Currie

    Tyrone Currie Operations Manager

    As a second generation funeral manager, Tyrone’s passion for service to his clients exceeds many in this field. He has a heart for providing every grieving family with the best of tender care during these critical times of loss in their family.

  • Rutha White

    Rutha White Office Manager

  • Racine  Smith

    Racine Smith Admin. Asst/Funeral Attendant

  • Kenneth  Easley

    Kenneth Easley Funeral Attendant

  • Robert  Harrison

    Robert Harrison Funeral Attendant

  • Carlos  LeFlouria

    Carlos LeFlouria Funeral Attendant