The staff of Funeral & Cremation Services Chattanooga, Tennessee
non licensed staff member Wendell P. Bryant and owners Barbara Crox and
Walter L. Crox are surrounded by caskets in a showroom at
Covenant Funeral Service
Walter L. Crox, CFSP is a fourth generation funeral professional.
He is a graduate of Cincinnati College of Mortuary Science and the
University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. He taught funeral service
for many years, having served as Program Chairman at Milwaukee Area
Technical College, Associate Dean at Gupton Jones College of
Mortuary Science and Department Chairman at Fayetteville Technical
Community College. He is past master of Charleston Lodge No. 484, F.
& A. M. a member of the York Rite, Scottish Rite, Alhambra Shrine
Temple and Harmony Chapter 54, O. E. S. He is a member of the
Knights of York Rite Cross of Honor, Royal Order of Scotland and
Royal Order of Jesters. He is a member of the Board of the Funeral
Ethics Organization. Walter and his wife, Barbara Roberts Crox, CFSP
have five children and are members of St. Luke’s Episcopal Church.
Walter is a licensed embalmer and funeral director in Tennessee and
Georgia and a funeral service licensee in North Carolina.