After her mother’s death in 2012, Ashley became focused on helping others who have experienced loss. She joined the Dignity Memorial team in 2014 as a funeral associate while she was working toward her funeral services degree at Florida State College at Jacksonville. She was licensed in 2016 as a funeral director and embalmer. Today Ashley is committed to helping families celebrate the memories of their loved ones.
Ashley was raised in Jacksonville. She lives with her rescue poodle, Noodle, and spends her time reading and collecting books.
Brent Ross Perry
Brent has been a funeral home manager with the Dignity Memorial network since May 2017. He is a graduate of Worsham College of Mortuary Science and has served families in Jacksonville since 2007. Brent's knowledge of religious customs helps to make our funeral home the foremost provider for members of several churches and synagogues in Jacksonville. If Brent is not at the funeral home, you may find him attending worship services and fellowship functions in one of many churches and shuls in our community.
David Eric Torres
David earned his degree in funeral services from Florida State College at Jacksonville. He is vigilant about providing service excellence and uncompromising attention to detail. He also believes in the importance of pre-planning a funeral, as he has seen so many families struggle with making decisions during their time of need.
David is a lifelong resident of Jacksonville. For leisure he enjoys spending time with his 3 children.
Joseph A Brandenburg
As president of Hardage-Giddens Funeral Homes, Joseph "Jody" Brandenburg has a passion for helping client families. That drive manifests itself through the staff members he mentors, who share his desire to deliver excellence and attention to detail beyond the expectation of every family.
Jody's wife, Janne Ferrell Brandenburg, is a Jacksonville native actively involved in many community and charitable endeavors.
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