Carl U Eggleston
Carl is a native of Virginia. He is
married to the former Barbara Nunally and they have one son, Carl Jr. In August
1977, Mr. Eggleston completed accredited Funeral Service and Embalmers program and
in May 1978 he passed the Virginia Funeral Directors and Embalmers Board. Afterwards
he then went on to serve in a managerial capacity with three established
funeral homes before opening his own business in 1983.
Carl is the Founder and Chairman of
the Carl U. Eggleston Foundation, as well as a notary public.
In 1984 he received recognition as
an Outstanding Young Man of America.
In that same year, he was awarded the Citizen
of the Year award by the Kappa Rho Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha
Sorority. Listed below are all his many affiliations.
President and CEO, Carl U. Eggleston and Company, Farmville,
Manager, Oliver and Eggleston Funeral Establishment,
Manager, Oliver and Eggleston Funeral Home, Crewe, Virginia
Member, Farmville Chamber of Commerce
Member, Crewe - Burkeville Chamber of Commerce
AAS Degree, John Tyler Community College
Former President of Southside Funeral Directors
Member, Virginia Mortician Association
1997 and 2017 "Mortician" of the Year, Southside
Virginia Funeral Directors
Member, National Funeral Directors and Morticians
Member of Virginia Independent Funeral Directors Association