About Us | Presley Funeral Home

History & Staff

We have years of experience caring for families, from all walks of life. Each family comes to us because they know we are leaders in our profession, dedicated to excellence in service, and have the highest integrity.

"Because We Care"

Our staff is driven by the desire to offer first class service to every family, exceeding the public's expectation, every day, every time, and in every way, and Then Some!


Our Valued Staff

Aaron McGee

Aaron McGee, Licensed Kentucky Funeral Director and Embalmer

Aaron began working at the funeral home in 2020. He graduated mortuary school and became a licensed funeral director in the state of Kentucky in 2011. Aaron is currently working on getting his funeral directing and embalming licenses here in Tennessee. He resides in Cookeville and enjoys playing golf and playing fetch with his dog, Brindley.


Bryant K.  Presley

Bryant K. Presley, Professional Consultant

Bryant has been involved in funeral service since 1973.

Bryant is a Tennessee licensed funeral director as well as Tennessee licensed insurance agent since 1979, and Tennessee licensed pre-need agent assisting families with pre-arranged funerals and insurance for the past 39 years.

He graduated from Rickman High School, 1978 and attended Tennessee Tech University, Cookeville, TN, where he studied Business Management.

Bryant is a member of the National Funeral Directors Association, Cookeville-Putnam County Chamber of Commerce, Tennessee Medical Reserve Corps, Fraternal Order of Police, Cordell Hull Lodge #10, and the Cookeville Citizens Police Academy Alumni member.

Bryant has been married to Lynne Lee Presley since 1985, and they have one son, Seth L. Presley.


Jacob Smith

Jacob Smith, Non-Licensed Funeral Assistant

Jacob has been with Presley Funeral Home since 2015. He is the son of Joe and Angie Smith. He has one sister, Madison. Jacob attends Baxter Church of Christ.


Danny Hall

Danny Hall, Non-Licensed Funeral Assistant

Danny is a retired Postmaster of the U.S. Postal Service.

He is married to Patricia Allen Hall, and they have 3 children.

Danny and Patricia attend Church of Christ at Holladay.


Michael Sullivan

Michael Sullivan, Non-Licensed Funeral Assistant

Bio and photo will be added soon.