History & Staff

We have years of experience caring for families, from all walks of life. Each family comes to us because they know we are leaders in our profession, dedicated to excellence in service, and have the highest integrity.

Our Valued Staff

  • Mr. Terry G. Woodall II

    Mr. Terry G. Woodall II Owner

  • Mr. Trey Woodall

    Mr. Trey Woodall Manager & Licensed Funeral Director and Embalmer 4118

  • Mr. Zac Woodall

    Mr. Zac Woodall Licensed Funeral Director Apprentice 4214

  • Mr. Landon Woodall

    Mr. Landon Woodall Licensed Funeral Director Apprentice

  • Mr. Triston Woodall

    Mr. Triston Woodall Funeral Assistant - Unlicensed

  • Mr. Christopher  Hood

    Mr. Christopher Hood Licensed Funeral Director 2832

    Christopher Hood has been with Davenport Funeral Home since 1996. He is a licensed Funeral Director, a licensed Pre-Need Counselor and is a certified crematory operator. Chris is a Past Master (1996) of Blue Ridge Masonic Lodge #92. He is a Perpetual Member and served as an officer for seventeen years. He is also a Life Member of the Clemson York Rite. Chris was born and raised in Oconee County and resides in Walhalla with his wife, Lisha and two children Kristen and Sam. His hobbies include hunting and fishing and he especially enjoys attending his children's sporting events. He is a member of Hejaz Shrine Temple, Blue Ridge Shrine Club (President 2009),Oconee Hillbilly Clan #2 and the Fifteenth District Past Masters Club.

    "A family is never really prepared for the passing of a loved one regardless of the circumstances. I feel it is my job to help make the families we serve as comfortable as possible during this trying time."

  • Mr. Russell Hendrix

    Mr. Russell Hendrix Licensed Funeral Director 3817

    Russell is a native of Westminster, SC. He is the son of Larry and Carol Hendrix. Russell has been an employee of Davenport Funeral Home since 2006. He graduated from Clemson University in December of 2011 with a degree in Management. Russell is a licensed Funeral Director.

  • Mr. Scott C. McCall

    Mr. Scott C. McCall Licensed Funeral Director 3842

  • Ms. Monica Winkler

    Ms. Monica Winkler Licensed Funeral Director Apprentice 4323

    Monica joined the Davenport Funeral Home family in December of 2021 following a career in television production. She graduated with a Bachelor of Arts from Anderson University in 2017.
    Monica grew up in Walhalla, SC, and is the daughter of Robert "Mudd" Jr. and Cindy Winkler.

  • Mr. Donnie A. Richey

    Mr. Donnie A. Richey Insurance Specialist - Unlicensed

    Donnie A. Richey is a native of Walhalla and has been with Davenport Funeral Home since 2009. Donnie assists families at Davenport with their insurance claims and is a certified crematory operator.

    Donnie comes to us from Acree-Davis Funeral Home in Toccoa, Georgia where he started in 2002. He is a 1989 graduate of Walhalla High School, a 1998 graduate of Southern Wesleyan University, and is currently enrolled at Ogeechee Technical College in the Mortuary Science Program.

    Donnie is the son of David and Shelby Wilbanks Richey of Walhalla. He is married to Tammy Payne Richey, and they have two children, Sydney and Preston. Donnie is a member of Open Door Baptist Church and sings in the church choir. Donnie enjoys cooking and spending time with his family.

  • Mrs. Anna Vissage Sanders

    Mrs. Anna Vissage Sanders Business Office Manager - Unlicensed

    Anna Sanders has been with Davenport Funeral Home since August 2015, and is our Business Office Manager and is also a certified crematory operator.

    Anna grew up in Mountain Rest, SC now lives in Walhalla with her husband, Cody and their son, Ridge. She graduated from Tri-County Technical College with an Associate Degree in Business Management. She is the daughter of Mark and Jody Vissage.

  • Mrs. Bridget Marie Harvey

    Mrs. Bridget Marie Harvey Administrative Assistant - Unlicensed

    Bridget joined the Davenport Funeral Home family in May of 2021 following a career in the medical profession. She attended Tri-County Technical College.
    Bridget grew up in Westminster and now lives in Walhalla with her husband, Colby Harvey. She is the daughter of Gwen Thompson and the late Danny Holbrooks. Bridget enjoys playing the guitar and the bass in her family's band, "The Cobb Family" and as a part of the praise team, "Returning Praise" at church. She is a member of Return Baptist Church. Her hobbies include watching Clemson football, hunting, fishing, camping, and riding the SXS with her husband.

  • Ms. Kate Wilson

    Ms. Kate Wilson Administrative Assistant - Unlicensed

    Kate started working at Davenport Funeral Home in June of 2020. She is currently a full time student at Tri-County Technical College and works part time in the front office at the funeral home. Kate enjoys hunting, fishing and cooking. Her family owns Wilson's Processing.

  • Mr. Billy Nix

    Mr. Billy Nix Funeral Director Assistant - Unlicensed

  • Mr. Larry Stancil

    Mr. Larry Stancil Licensed Crematory Operator & Funeral Director Assistant - Unlicensed

  • Rev. Ray Barnwell

    Rev. Ray Barnwell Licensed Crematory Operator & Funeral Director Assistant - Unlicensed

    Ray worked for Davenport Funeral Home in the 70's and has recently returned to Davenport Funeral Home in 2013. He is married to Sue Duke Barnwell and is the Pastor at Mountain View Wesleyan Church. He is the father of two children and has 3 grandchildren. Ray enjoys entertaining family and church groups with his Gospel Magic.

  • Mr. Leonard  Loudermilk

    Mr. Leonard Loudermilk Funeral Director Assistant - Unlicensed

  • Mr. James Pelfrey

    Mr. James Pelfrey Funeral Director Assistant - Unlicensed