Rick Sanders joined the Peacock-Newnam & White staff in 2010. He has worked in Funeral Service for over 20 years. While still in high school, Rick started his journey of Funeral Service. He graduated from South Davidson High School in 1991, and served in the United States Army from 1991-1997. Rick graduated from Catawba College in 2002 with a Bachelors of Business Administration. He then went on to pursue an Associates of Applied Science at Fayetteville Technical Community College in the Funeral Service Education program. Supporting his community, Rick became a member of Southport Lions Club, Richard H. Stewart American Legion Post 543, and Southport Baptist Church. His active personal life includes playing tennis and coaching his son’s soccer team. Rick is married to Shawna Jacobs Sanders and they have three children, Lydia, Alex, and Logan. Rick takes great pride in establishing a strong bond with the families he serves.
Shawna J Sanders
Shawna Jacobs Sanders joined Peacock-Newnam & White in 2010 after relocating to Southport with her family. She graduated from Tabor City High School in 1991 and received an Associates of Applied Science at Fayetteville Technical Community College in the Funeral Service Education program. Assisting family members in their greatest time of need is something Shawna takes great pride in. She loves listening to each family express their feelings and attempts to personalize each service she provides. Shawna is married to Rick Sanders and they have three children, Lydia, Alex, and Logan. She is very active in the lives of her children. She is a member of Southport Baptist Church where she serves as a deacon and enjoys teaching the middle school youth group.
Gregory L White
Former owner of the funeral home, Gregory White has provided compassionate care to the families in Brunswick County since 1979. Greg earned his degree in mortuary science from John A. Gupton College in Nashville, in 1982. He is proud to be part of the Dignity Memorial team, guiding you through one of the most personal times in life. When Greg is not at the funeral home, you will likely find him enjoying time with his wife and his twin granddaughters, in the woods hunting or out on their boat fishing.
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