- About Us
Manager-Funeral Service LicenseeGreg Padgett is a native of Duplin County. He grew up working in the family owned funeral business. After graduating from Wallace Rose Hill High School in 1977, he attended Fayetteville Technical Community College in Fayetteville, NC. After receiving his associate degree in Funeral Service he returned to Wallace, NC and worked at Padgett Funeral Home until he and his wife Felecia moved to Hope Mills in September of 2010. Greg has spent his entire professional career in the funeral service business.
Licensed Funeral Director
Certified Preplanning Consultant
Felecia Padgett is a native of Duplin County. After graduating from East Duplin High School, she attended James Sprunt Community College and received a degree in Applied Medical Science. After working in the medical profession for thirty years, she decided to make a career change and began working at Padgett Funeral Home in Wallace, NC with her husband Greg. In September 2010 they relocated to Hope Mills. In 2011, she graduated from Fayetteville Technical Community College and is a Licensed Funeral Director. Her greatest joy in life is spending time with her grandson Devin.
The National Funeral Directors Association (NFDA) has awarded the nationally recognize Certified Preplanning Consultant (CPC) designation to Felecia Padgett. The CPC certification program is considered the standard of excellence in funeral service for individuals who help families plan funerals in advance. In order to become a Certified Preplanning Consultant, candidates must meet specific program requirements and pass an examination based on a standards manual. CPC's must demonstrate their ongoing professional commitment by fulfilling specific requirements as they renew their certification every four years.
Funeral Service Licensee
Steven E. Yepez was born and raised in Fayetteville. He and his wife Tanisha have three sons Stephen, Nate, and Ben. Steven enjoys spending time with his family and loves to read. He is a graduate of E.E. Smith High School. In 2001, Steven graduated from Fayetteville Technical Community College with an Associate's Degree in Funeral Service Education.