Associates

  • Eddie R Lummus

    Managing Director

    Eddie graduated from McEachern High School in Powder Springs, Georgia, where he lettered in football and soccer. He earned his degree in funeral service education from the Gupton-Jones College of Funeral Service. He has spent his career serving the families of Cobb County with compassion. Eddie is passionate about caring for families in their time of need and is dedicated to celebrating each life like no other.

    Eddie is a member of the Acworth–Kennesaw Optimist Club, ABA, and KBA, as well as a past member of Marietta Kiwanis, SBA and Smyrna Optimist.

    Eddie and his wife, Debbie, have 2 children. He enjoys time with his family, sports, motorcycles, hiking, the beach and learning.

  • Bonnie Dalberg Ansley

    Manager

    Since 2008 Bonnie has been providing compassionate care to families in the metro Atlanta area. Originally from Greenbay, Wisconsin, she relocated with her military family to Augusta, Georgia's nearby Fort Gordon. She is proud to be part of the Dignity Memorial® team, guiding you through one of the most personal times in life. Bonnie's heart for people is revealed as she says, "I feel like I can make a difference in people's lives with kindness, understanding and love. People need a genuine and sincere friend when they are emotionally low and I want to be that support." When she is not at the funeral home, you can find Bonnie enjoying crafting, gaming, caring for animals or spending time with friends and family.

  • Shay Elizabeth Blalock

    Funeral Director

    Shay Blalock has been serving Georgia families as a licensed funeral director for more than 5 years. She earned her Associate of Arts in Psychology from Georgia Highlands College in 2015. She then expanded her education, earning her degree in funeral science from Gupton-Jones College of Funeral Service. A native of Douglasville, Shay appreciates being able to assist families in her community during their time of need. Outside of work, she loves spending time with her family, playing video games, craft, sports and a good slice of pizza.

  • Robert Lynn Graham

    General Manager

    Robbie Graham has served in numerous funeral service capacities since 2003. He is a graduate of Kennesaw State University with a bachelor's degree in business administration. He graduated from Gupton-Jones College with an associate's degree in mortuary science as the Salutatorian of his class. He was also Senior Artist of the Pi Sigma Eta Honorary Mortician Fraternity.

    Our team is happy to welcome Robbie as our new general manager. He obtained his Georgia life insurance license in order to better assist the families he serves. This commitment to helping others has led him to start teaching online courses for Gupton-Jones College. He is also an active member of the Gupton-Jones Advisory Board.

    When not serving families, Robbie enjoys spending time with his wife and 2 children, golfing, fishing and cooking.