Carriage Services Enters Pennsylvania Market with Acquisition of James J. Terry Funeral Home
Carriage Services, Inc. (NYSE: CSV) announced today that it has acquired James J. Terry Funeral Home, Inc. in Downingtown, Pennsylvania. Founded by Jim Terry in 1997, the business under Jim's leadership quickly became one of the most highly respected funeral homes in Chester County, Pennsylvania. James J. Terry Funeral Home serves approximately 260 families per year with an emphasis on traditional burials and memorials. In addition to raising both of their children in Downingtown, Jim and his wife Nancy are heavily involved with several local nonprofit organizations and community groups.
Given this local visibility and community ties, Carriage is very pleased to announce that Jim Terry will continue to be actively involved as the business' Managing Partner. The acquisition of James J. Terry Funeral Home represents Carriage's first acquisition in the state of Pennsylvania.
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