Associates

  • Jeff Pound

    General Manager

    Jeff has served the families of Deer Park, Pasadena and Clear Lake area since 1982 with the utmost professionalism and compassion. He graduated from Houston's Commonwealth Institute of Funeral Service in 1995 with a degree in funeral directing and embalming and served more than 9 years in the United States Marine Corps. When he is not at the funeral home, you will likely find Jeff fishing in Galveston Bay or the freshwater lakes of Texas.

  • Jess Lauren Finch

    Funeral Director

    Since 2014, Jessica has provided compassionate care to families in the Webster area. Jessica earned her degree in mortuary science from Commonwealth Institute of Funeral Service in 2004. She is proud to be a part of the Dignity Memorial® team, guiding you through one of the most personal times in life. When Jessica is not serving families, she enjoys spending time with her daughter.

  • Brock R Bassett

    Manager

    Brock has a passion for helping the families he serves at Forest Park East. He began his career with SCI in Dallas, working for Sparkman/Hillcrest Funeral Home, while attending Dallas Institute for Funeral Service. Brock moved to Forest Park East in October of 2019 and takes pride in being able to represent Forest Park East with dignity and respect.

  • Marigrace Gonzales

    Funeral Director

    Marigrace Gonzales decided to pursue her calling and become a licensed funeral director after earning her bachelor's degree from Texas Tech University. In 2016, she joined our team while still enrolled at Commonwealth Institute of Funeral Service, where she graduated with honors. She loves being able to serve families during their time of need. Away from work, Marigrace enjoys spending time with her fiancé and her dog, working out, and baking. She is a parishioner at St. Paul the Apostle Catholic Church.

  • Amber Paige Polozola

    Funeral Director

    Amber Polozola has always had passion for those in need, working in the medical field prior to becoming a licensed funeral director. She earned her degree in mortuary science from Commonwealth Institute of Funeral Service. She joined our team in 2014, and is proud to work for an organization that goes above and beyond to serve families during challenging times. When not working, Amber enjoys spending time with her family and her 2 dogs, Presley and Lucy.

  • Randall Jeremy Watkins

    Funeral Director

    Since 1995, Randall "Jeremy" Watkins has served families as a licensed funeral director, embalmer, crematory operator and insurance agent. He earned his degree from Gupton-Jones College of Mortuary Science in Atlanta. A past board member of Walton County Veteran Memorial, Jeremy also attended Disney's Approach to Quality Service training. He employs his customer service skills, care, and compassion to families at our location. Jeremy and his wife moved to Houston to join our team in 2019. Away from the funeral home, he enjoys watching sports, history, collecting antiques and spending time with his wife and their 2 children.