Hickory Funeral Home

1031 11th Avenue Blvd SE Hickory, NC 28602


  • Brenda Parsons Bush


    Brenda Bush has been serving families in their time of need for over 15 years, first joining the funeral service industry in 2004. She brought her passion and care to the team as our manager in 2013. She stays active in the community outside of work. She is a member of one of oldest book clubs in the area, Quest Book Club, as well as part of the Hickory Investment Club. She also currently sits on the Board of Directors for the Carolina Broadway Theatre Company. She enjoys spending her free time with her son, her spouse and her 3 cats, traveling to the beach and seeing Broadway shows when able.

  • Ronald Swift

    Funeral Director

    Ronald Swift has provided compassionate care at our funeral home for over half a century. Semi-retired, Ron continues to help families plan for their funeral care needs. Ron is active in Lake Hickory Rotary Club and is a member of Highland Baptist Church. He recently competed in Catawba Regional Hospice golf tournament, winning 2nd place. Ron enjoys spending spare time at the beach, fishing and working in his garden.

  • Brittany Nicole Turner

    Funeral Director

    Brittany is new to our team, having become a licensed funeral director in 2015.

    A 2014 graduate of Gupton-Jones College of Funeral Service in 2014, Brittany moved to North Carolina in September of that year to begin her career. She is dedicated to serving families in their time of need.

    Originally from Headland, Alabama, Brittany's husband is also a funeral director and they both live in Maiden with their fur-baby boxer, Lady.