Philip R. Simpson
Co-Manager Owen Funeral Home Dixie Hwy
Philip is a familiar face to many at the Owen Funeral Homes. A part of the Owen Funeral Home staff since 1967, Philip began his career at the original location on Virginia Avenue. In 1970, he went to work at the location on Dixie Highway and now manages the newest funeral home on Taylorsville Road since its opening in September 2001.
A Lawrenceburg, Kentucky native, Philip graduated from the Kentucky School of Mortuary Science in Louisville in 1967. After serving his two year apprenticeship, he became a licensed funeral director and embalmer in 1970. In 1987, he earned his Life Insurance License from the state of Kentucky.
Philip is a member of the Masonic Lodge, York Rite and the Moose Lodge.
As the grandfather of three, father of three and step-father of three, Philip maintains an active family life with his wife, Faye.
His dedication to providing genuine concern and quality service has earned him the trust of the many families he has taken care of at the Owen Funeral Homes.