Our staff is comprised of dedicated and licensed professionals with the experience to answer all your questions regarding our services. Please feel free to contact any of our staff members at any time.
Owner / Apprentice Funeral Director
Faith is the wife of Mike Matos and works at the funeral home part time as an Apprentice Funeral Director. She attended Phillips Community College of the University of Arkansas and obtained degrees in Business Administration and Business Office Technology.
Funeral Director / Embalmer
Glenda works part time at the funeral home as a funeral director. Glenda has a Bachelor of Science in Agriculture Business from Southern Arkansas University, and received her Funeral Director license in 2006. After graduating from Commonwealth Institute of Funeral Service she received her Embalmer license in 2014. She is married to Dr. Mike Beard and has two children, Elyse and Ethan, and one granddaughter, Avery Bolling. Glenda is a member of New Life Church in Conway.
Funeral Assistant / Pre-Planning Consultant
Sue is a native of Vilonia and comes to the Vilonia Funeral Home family with many years of experience serving the families of Faulkner County with Pre-Arrangements, Insurance, and Cemetery Property. She is married to Fred Smith, has three children, Jody, Kenny, Chelsey, and five grandsons. She is a member of the Conway Morning Rotary where she has served as President. Sue works full time as our pre-arrangement counselor, and assists as needed in other areas around the funeral home.
James works at Vilonia Funeral Home as a Pre-Arrangement Counselor. His motto is "providing families with superior service before price."
James started working with families at Hale-South Funeral Home in Pine Bluff in 1983. He later worked with the original owners at Huson Funeral Homes in Central Arkansas.
Continuing to serve families he worked at the Arkansas State Medical Examiners office as a field investigator until his retirement. During his tenure there, he realized more than ever the need for everyone to have a pre-arrangement.
James resides in Beebe Arkansas.
Butch started his career in the Funeral Industry in 1985 when he was hired to manage Edgewood Memorial Park. One year later he purchased Edgewood from Charles Arnold. After many years in the Funeral Industry, he was forced to retire for health reasons.
In addition to helping families at the funeral home, Butch is a touring Gospel Singer with emphasis on Ministry. He has been privileged to appear on stage with some of the best Gospel Music Artist in the country. In addition, he has sung on 7 gospel music cruises, in two foreign countries, as well as most of the south eastern part of the United States.
Butch is a resident of Vilonia and is a member of Friendship Baptist Church.
Vilonia Funeral Home in Faulkner County is an affordable funeral home and cremation service offering each family personal, respectful, and dignified service. Vilonia Funeral Home is a local funeral home that is family owned and operated by the Matos Family. We proudly serve Faulkner County and the communities of Conway, Vilonia, and Greenbrier. For more information about how Vilonia Funeral Home can save your family thousands on funeral and cremation costs, give us a call at 501-796-2275 or come by the office at 1134 Main Street Vilonia, AR. 72173.