J. Tracy Bradshaw, Pre-Arrangement Specialist, Funeral Director, and Certified Life Celebrant, started at the Altmeyer Funeral Homes and Crematory in December 2000. Tracy was the manager of a local funeral home for two years before joining the Altmeyer staff. Tracy has been in the funeral service profession for 24 years and is also an Elder with Azalea Garden Church of God in Virginia Beach, VA. Tracy attended Gupton-Jones College of Funeral Service in Decatur, GA, where he served as the chaplain of the PI SIGMA ETA funeral directors fraternity and graduated in March of 1994 with honors. Tracy was born in Norfolk, VA. and lives in Chesapeake with his wife April and their two sons, Joshua and Michael.
Meeting with families to discuss pre-arranged funeral plans is the most loving gift that we can provide for our loved ones. Knowing that all of the details have already been taken care of when a death occurs gives great peace of mind and makes everything so much simpler.
“After the death of a loved one, many of our families hug us and tell us how thankful they are that they had completed their pre-arranged funeral plan and how grateful that one call to the funeral home took care of everything.”