About Us


Our Mission

  • Communication
  • Education
  • Legislation

To be the Tennessee Funeral Professionals leadership advocate, through communication, education and legislation; thereby empowering the licensed funeral professional the ability to serve at the highest level.


Code of Ethics

I. AS FUNERAL DIRECTORS, we herewith fully acknowledge our individual and collective obligations to the public, especially to those we serve, and our mutual responsibilities for the proper welfare of the funeral service profession.

II. TO THE PUBLIC WE PLEDGE: vigilant support of public health laws; proper legal regulations for the members of our profession; devotion to high moral and service standards; conduct befitting good citizens; honesty in all offerings of service and merchandise and in all business transactions.

III. TO THOSE WE SERVE WE PLEDGE: confidential business and professional relationships; cooperation with the customs of all religions and creeds; observance of all respect due the deceased; high standards of competence and dignity in the conduct of all services; truthful representation of all services and merchandise.

IV. TO OUR PROFESSION WE PLEDGE: support of high educational standards and proper licensing laws; encouragement of scientific research; adherence to sound business practices; adoption of improved techniques; observance of all rules of fair competition and maintenance of personal relationships.

As an affiliate of our state association, we subscribe to the principles set forth in the Code of Ethics and pledge our best efforts to make them effective.

TFDA President

Mandi Goodrich

Mandi Goodrich
Williamson Memorial Funeral Home and Cremation Services
3009 Columbia Avenue
Franklin, TN 37064
(615) 794-2289

NFDA Representative

NFDA Representative

Chris Christian
(Term 2016 - 18)
Christian-Sells Funeral Home
P.O. Box 775
Rogersville, TN 37857
Phone: (423) 272-0555
Fax: (423) 272-0524