Brookside Funeral Home & Brookside Memorial Park

13747 Eastex Freeway Houston, TX 77039


  • Jenee Tarlyne Laurent-Jones


  • Rita Rita Marquez


    Since 1997 Adrianna, better known to her family and friends as Rita, has provided compassionate care to families in El Paso, San Antonio and, now, her hometown of Houston, Texas. Rita earned her degree in mortuary science from Dallas Institute of Funeral Service in 1995. She is proud to be a part of the Dignity Memorial® team, guiding you through one of the most personal times in life.

  • Diana M Welborn

    Funeral Director

    Diana has been serving families since the 2000s and takes pride in arranging and coordinating every aspect of a funeral service while capturing the essence of a person's life. Texas born and raised, Diana graduated from San Diego High School in 2004. She began her career in funeral service immediately after graduating from high school, attending Commonwealth Institute of Funeral Service in 2006 and graduating with her Associates of Applied Science. She has served in Dallas and Houston, Texas, as well as Colorado.
  • Jaleesa Shantae Wilson

    Funeral Director

    Jaleesa S. Wilson has been serving families since she began her journey as a mortuary student in 2007 at Brookside Funeral Home. While learning, her passion and drive would grow beyond her expectations. Upon completing her studies at Commonwealth Institute of Funeral Service, she became a licensed funeral director, continued to serve families at Brookside and later with Funeraria del Angel.

    Jaleesa’s initial interest in the industry began with her grandfather, whose love for the funeral industry and serving others set the example for her to follow. The youngest of four, Jaleesa was born and raised in Houston, Texas. In her spare time, she loves traveling with her husband, worshiping with other believers and spending time with her family.