Professional & Local Memberships
We at Elkins Funeral Homes are dedicated to continually improving through education, working very closely and diligently with our families, and making repeated commitments to better serve our community.
Our staff is active in both community and professional organizations. Membership in professional associations helps us to advance our knowledge and skills, so we can deliver the highest quality of service to our families.
International Cemetery, Cremation & Funeral Association provides exceptional education, networking and legislative guidance and support to progressive cemetery, funeral and cremation professionals worldwide.
We Honor Veterans Community Partners
We Honor Veterans is a program of the National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization (NHPCO) in collaboration with the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to help improve the care Veterans receive. Though we have reached the highest recognition in the We Honor Veterans program, Elkins Funeral Homes will always remain committed and dedicated to our veterans to ensure they receive the best quality of care and service.
As a Level Four Community Partner, we have:
- Increased professional and organizational capacity to provide quality services for Veterans and their families
- Developed and strengthened partnerships with hospices, VA, Veteran organizations and other healthcare organizations
- Promoted hospice and palliative care for Veterans
- Demonstrated the impact of its Veteran-centric organizational programs
Alabama Funeral Director's Association
The Alabama Funeral Director's Association encourages and promotes the highest of professional standards for men and women engaged in the funeral service profession.
Shoals Chamber of Commerce
Servicing all of Colbert and Lauderdale Counties in Northwest Alabama: Florence / Muscle Shoals / Sheffield / Tuscumbia