Laurel Land Funeral Home & Memorial Park

7100 Crowley RD Fort Worth, TX 76134


  • Robert L Orr Jr


    Rob has been with Laurel Land Funeral Home in Fort Worth since March 2014. He attended Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan, where he earned his bachelor's degree in mortuary science. Rob and his family are members of Community Bible Fellowship in Irving, where he serves as an elder. He enjoys watching Detroit Tigers baseball and spending time with his family.

  • James L Ater

    Funeral Director

    Jim Ater has served at Laurel Land in Fort Worth since 2012. He became a licensed funeral director in 2016. Jim is a retired school teacher, coach and administrator for the Olathe School District in Kansas, where he served for 35 years. He also spent ten years in the retail shoe business and seven years with character development programs for Pro-Active Coaching. Seeking a ministry opportunity after retirement, Jim found purpose in the funeral industry.

    Jim and his wife have been married since 1969. They have two children and five grandchildren living in Fort Worth.

  • Jamye Rochelle Bowers

    Funeral Director

    Jamye Bowers has been a funeral director for several years. After spending more than 10 years helping people feel beautiful as a licensed cosmetologist in Texas, she went on to earn her funeral director’s license from the Dallas Institute of Funeral Service. Caring for families in need is her joy and purpose. Outside of work, Jamye enjoys attending church, being in water and spending quality time with her family.

  • Taeya Havens

    Funeral Director

  • Cheryce L Moss

    Funeral Director

    Cheryce began working in the funeral industry as an administrative assistant at Guardian Funeral Home, where she found her calling to become a funeral director and embalmer. She graduated from San Antonio College Mortuary School. There she started the mortuary science fraternity Rho Sigma Gamma.

    She enjoys community involvement and spending time with her family.

  • Susie Sorrelle


    Since 2013, Susie has provided compassionate care to families in the Dallas/Fort Worth area. She earned her degree in funeral directing from the Dallas Institute of Funeral Service in 2018. She is proud to be a part of our team and honored to serve our community.