Eddie Beagles, CFSP
Vice President, Funeral Operations
Eddie P. Beagles, Jr. is a certified celebrant who can plan and conduct a personalized funeral for you. In addition to being a licensed funeral director and embalmer, he is licensed in Indiana as an insurance agent to assist individuals with their funeral preplanning needs.
Eddie is a native of Roswell, New Mexico. He lived in Chicago for 14 years before moving to Columbia City, Indiana in 2005. A graduate of Worsham College of Mortuary Science, he graduated Magna Cum Laude. He is a member by invitation of Pi Sigma Eta. He also holds memberships with the Academy of Professional Funeral Service Practice, British Institute of Embalmers and the American Society of Embalmers, Indiana Funeral Directors Association and the National Funeral Directors Association.
In 2008 he was named as one of Northeast Indiana’s Future 40 by Upstate Indiana Magazine. He has been very involved in his community having served as president of the Columbia City Community Tree Board, member of the Columbia City Redevelopment Commission, president of the parish council for St. Paul of the Cross Catholic Church, and District #3 Director for the Indiana Funeral Directors Association. He is currently chairman of the IFDA Convention Planning Committee.
Carrie Gee, CFSP
Carrie was born and raised in southern Indiana and graduated from Vincennes University in 2002 with an associates degree in Mortuary Science. She is a certified funeral director and crematory operator. Along with her funeral event expertise, Carrie brings professional experience as a wedding coordinator. “I am excited to blend these two professions by creating a celebration of life for each family I serve,” said Carrie.
When she is not directing funerals, Carrie is a wife and mother of three children. After work she cares for her household, attempts to cook dinner, and puts away laundry each night. When things settle down, she enjoys reading and going to the movies.
P.T. “Ted” Weaver, has had a life long association with the funeral profession. Ted grew up in Kokomo, Indiana where his family and a business partner owned and operated a funeral home. Ted earned his bachelor’s degree from Indiana University and began working at the funeral home assisting with funerals, he then went on to earn his license in life insurance and served in the capacity of a pre-need counselor.
In 2013, after having earned his second bachelor’s degree, this time in Mortuary Science, Ted joined the Legacy Cremation & Funeral Services team. Ted’s knowledge, experience and compassion in the funeral industry is what enables him to help families through the funeral process and after.