Sechrest Funeral Service

1301 East Lexington Ave High Point, NC


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    James Adam Smith

    Funeral Director

    A native to Lexington, North Carolina, James Smith graduated from Fayetteville Technical Community College with a degree in funeral service education in 2015. James soon put his education and experience to work at our funeral home, where he helps families during their time of need.

    James currently spends his time after work with his longtime girlfriend, making a home for them both. His hobbies include going to the movies, enjoying theatre shows and attending live concerts. When time allows he also enjoys trips to the beach and mountains.

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    George Kenneth McDowell

    Funeral Services Assistant

    George "Ken" McDowell has been in funeral service since the 1950s. He is a native of Randolph County and a previous owner of Ridge-McDowell Funeral Home in Asheboro. Ken is a former business partner with Sechrest Funeral Service in High Point, Archdale and Thomasville, where he spent most of his funeral service career, assisting the families in our community.

    Ken is married and the father of two adult children, is the proud grandfather of four grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. When not in High Point, he and his wife enjoy their time on High Rock Lake.