Certificate of Excellence

The LFDA Certificate of Excellence Program is designed to expand our accomplishments in the funeral service and to recognize the achievement of LFDA member firms throughout Louisiana. Certificate of Excellence recipients are announced and presented at the LFDA Annual Convention during the Installation Banquet. 


1. Verification of attendance to conventions, conferences, seminars and meetings (at least two);
2. Educational programs (at least two);
3. Community outreach programs (at least two);

Award recipients will be formally honored at the LFDA & MFDA Joint Convention at the Windsor Court Hotel in New Orleans, LA in June 2019.

 

2018 Recipients
  • Ardoin's Funeral Home, Eunice, La
  • Ardoin's Funeral Home, Mamou, La
  • Ardoin's Funeral Home, Ville Platte, La
  • Garden of Memories, Metairie, La
  • Baker Funeral Home, Baker, La
  • Escude Funeral Home, Mansura, La
  • Kilpatrick Funeral Home, West Monroe, La
  • Laford-Ardoin Funeral Home, Opelousas, La
  • Melancon Funeral Home, Caarencro, La
  • Mothe Funeral Homes, New Orleans, La
  • Mulhearn Funeral Home, Monroe, West Monroe, Winnsboro, Rayville, La
  • Resthaven Funeral Home, Baton Rouge, La
2017 Recipients:
  • Ardoin's FUneral Home, Eunice, La.
  • Ardoin's Funeral Home, Mamou, La.
  • Ardoin's Funeral Home, Ville Platte, La.
  • Ascension Funeral Home, Gonzales, La.
  • Baker Funeral Home, Baker, La.
  • Escude Funeral Home, Mansura, La.
  • Geesey-Ferguson Funeral Home, Crowley, La,
  • Kipatrick Funeral Homes, West Monroe, La.
  • Lafond-Ardoin Funeral Home, Opelousas, La.
  • Lake Lawn Metairie Funeral Home, New Orleans, La.
  • Melancon Funeral Homes, Carencro, La.
  • Mothe Funeral Homes, New Orleans, La.
  • Mulhearn Funeral Homes, Monroe, La., West Monroe, La., Winnsboro, La., Rayville, La.
  • Restahaven Funeral Home, Baton Rouge, La.
2016 Recipients:
  • Ascension Funeral Home, Gonzales, La.
  • Baker Funeral Home, Baker, La.
  • Escude Funeral Home, Mansura, La.
  • Geesey Ferguson Funeral Home, Crowley, La.
  • Hixson Brothers Funeral Home, Alexandria, La.
  • Kilpatrick Funeral Home, Monroe, La.; West Monroe, La.; Ruston, La.; Farmerville, La.
  • Lafond Ardoin Funeral Home, Opelousas, La.
  • Lake Lawn Metairie Funeral Home
  • Melancon Funeral Home, Carencro, La.; Opelousas, La.
  • Mothe Funeral Homes, New Orleans, La.
  • Mulhearn Funeral Homes, Monroe, La.; West Monroe, La.; Rayville, La.; Winnsboro, La.
  • Resthaven Funeral Home, Baton Rouge, La.
  • Rush Funeral Home, Oakdale, La.
  • Sibille Funeral Home, Opelousas, La.
2015 Recipients
  • Ardoin’s Funeral Home, Eunice, La.
  • Ardoin’s Funeral Home, Ville Platte, La.
  • Baker Funeral Home, Baker, La.
  • Escudé Funeral Home, Mansura, La.
  • Kilpatrick Funeral Homes, Monroe, La.; West Monroe, La.; Ruston, La.; Farmerville, La.
  • Lafond-Ardoin Funeral Home, Opelousas, La.
  • Lake Lawn Metairie Funeral Home, New Orleans, La.
  • Mothe Funeral Homes, New Orleans, La.
  • Mulhearn Funeral Homes, Monroe, La.; West Monroe, La.; Rayville, La.; Winnsboro, La.
  • Resthaven Funeral Home, Baton Rouge, La.
  • Sibille Funeral Homes, Opelousas, La.; Grand Coteau, La.; Port Barre, La. 
2014 Recipients
  • Ardoin's Funeral Home, Ville Platte, La.
  • Baker Funeral Home, Baker, La.
  • Brandon G. Thompson Funeral Home, Hammond, La.
  • Geesey Ferguson Funeral Home, Crowley, La.
  • Kilpatrick Funeral Homes, Monroe, La.; West Monroe, La.; Ruston, La.; Farmerville, La.
  • Lake Lawn Metairie Funeral Home, New Orleans, La.
  • Melancon Funeral Homes, Carencro, La.
  • Mothe Funeral Homes, New Orleans, La.
  • Mulhearn Funeral Homes, Monroe, La.; West Monroe, La.; Rayville, La.; Winnsboro, La.
  • Resthaven Funeral Home, Baton Rouge, La.
  • Rush Funeral Homes, Oakdale, La.
2013 Recipients
  • Brandon G. Thompson Funeral Home, Hammond, La.
  • Geesey Ferguson Funeral Home, Crowley, La.
  • Kilpatrick Funeral Homes, Monroe, La.; West Monroe, La.; Ruston, La.; Farmerville, La.
  • Lake Lawn Metairie Funeral Home, New Orleans, La.
  • Mulhearn Funeral Homes, Monroe, La.; West Monroe, La.; Rayville, La.; Winnsboro, La.
2012 Recipients 
  • Geesey Ferguson Funeral Home, Crowley, La.
  • Hixson Brothers Funeral Home, Alexandria, La.; Pineville, La.; Jena, La.; Marksville, La.
  • Kilpatrick Funeral Homes, Monroe, La.; West Monroe, La.; Ruston, La.; Farmerville, La.
  • Lake Lawn Metairie Funeral Home, New Orleans, La.
  • Mulhearn Funeral Homes, Monroe, La.; West Monroe, La.; Rayville, La.; Winnsboro, La.
2011 Recipients
  • Brandon G. Thompson Funeral Home, Hammond, La.
  • Geesey Ferguson Funeral Home, Crowley, La.
  • Kilpatrick Funeral Homes, Monroe, La.; West Monroe, La.; Ruston, La.; Farmerville, La.
  • Lake Lawn Metairie Funeral Home, New Orleans, La.
  • Mulhearn Funeral Homes, Monroe, La.; West Monroe, La.; Rayville, La.; Winnsboro, La.
  • Pellerin Funeral Home, Breaux Bridge, La.; New Iberia, La.
2010 Recipients 
  • Geesey Ferguson Funeral Home, Crowley, La.
  • Kilpatrick Funeral Homes, Monroe, La.; West Monroe, La.; Ruston, La.; Farmerville, La.
  • Lake Lawn Metairie Funeral Home, New Orleans, La.
  • Mulhearn Funeral Homes, Monroe, La.; West Monroe, La.; Rayville, La.; Winnsboro, La.
  • Martin & Castille Funeral Home, Lafayette, La.; Scott, La.