Mr. Anthony Adams from C. W. Edwards Funeral Home. Mr. Adams has worked in this industry for 20 years. He is the President of the funeral home and prepares the deceased for memorial services. He studied at John Tyler Community College located in Chester, VA where he received his AAS degree. Mr. Adams was introduced to this industry by his family. He now carries the legacy of this family-operated business created by his grandfather, which is now 100 years old.
His advice to current middle and high school students is, “To work hard and stay focused on your goals. Set attainable and reachable goals and to have a plan.”