Funeral Directors Association elect Butcher
The Funeral Directors Association of Kentucky elected Blackburn and Ward Funeral owner Billy Butcher as Central District Director at their 136th annual convention in Louisville June 5 to 7.
The central district is one of seven in the state.
Butcher, a Lexington native, purchased the funeral home in January 2017.
According to a news release, attendees were offered 14 hours of continuing education classes, which included a “very moving presentation” on the opioid epidemic.